Bank Street Basketball
Fusing his British and Nigerian heritage artist Yinka Ilori has designed an eye-catching and vibrant 3×3 basketball court unique to Canary Wharf, the court is free to use and open daily.
3 x3 basketball is played in a three aside format with one hoop. You’re welcome to bring your own ball to play anytime between 10am-8pm daily. The court will operate on a first come, first served basis.
Yinka Ilori is a London based multidisciplinary artist of a British-Nigerian heritage who is known for his bold and colourful designs. Learn more about Yinka Ilori and the this one of a kind basketball court installation click here to read our Q&A with Yinka
Yinka Ilori at Enter Gallery
We’re delighted to have our Yinka Ilori designed basketball court open again in Canary Wharf. To mark the reopening of our ‘Be The Best You Can Be’ court on Canary Wharf’s Bank Street Park Enter Gallery have created a one off collection that celebrates this beautiful piece of public art. You can view the Yinka Ilori at Enter Gallery collection in Jubilee Place 26 September – 1 October, the collection has been specially curated to reflect the vibrant energy and culture of the basketball court as well as the feelings of optimism and hope that Yinka Ilori’s work is known for. On display alongside Ilori’s artworks will be a selection of rare and limited edition pieces, including works by Caroline Chinakwe, Obey, RYCA, Rebecca Strickson and Benjamin Thomas Taylor.