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Title

Dysfunctional Family

Artist

Yinka Shonibare

Date

1999

Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Dysfunctional Family, Yinka Shonibare
Courtesy Walker Art Center
Yinka Shonibare, Dysfunctional Family (1999)
Artist: Yinka Shonibare
Museum: Background Information
Economy: Batik
Rights: Aliens
Literature: H.G. Wells
Yinka Shonibare
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Medium: Sculpture, Sculptures | wax-printed cotton, polyester, wood, plastic
Size: father 58.25 x 20.5 x 15 inches
Culture: British
Physical Description: Three standing alien figures constructed of stuffed wax printed fabric.
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Butler Family Fund, 2000
Accession Number: 2000.99.1-.4
Rights: Copyright retained by the artist
Artist: Yinka Shonibare, British, b. London, 1962
Role: Artist
Nationality: British
Life Dates: British, b. London, 1962
Added to Site: March 1, 2009