Samson Kambalu and Teresa Margolles Tapped for the Next Fourth Plinth Commission Sculptures

July 6th, 2021

The newest iterations of London’s Fourth Plinth installation have been announced, with a sculpture by artist Samson Kambalu, based on a 1914 photograph of the preacher and advocate for African independence John Chilembwe. The work will go on view in 2022, and will be followed in 2024 by a sculpture by Teresa Margolles that features the faces of 850 trans people, an “anti-monument” as the artist describes it, which references the violence and cultural erasure  against trans individuals worldwide.

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