The Guardian feature and interview by Lanre Bakare

posted on: 8 January 2024

I was interviewed by Lanre Bakare and photographed by Sara Lee for last Monday’s Guardian touching on the Freelands award, the publication of Shining Lights and my current TFL commission.  ‘‘I was told my work wasn’t Black enough’: Joy Gregory on becoming hot property at last. She once struggled for recognition. But now – with a floral tube map, a top award and a Heathrow underground commission involving asylum seekers – the British-Jamaican artist is finally getting her dues’