Born in the Philippines and based in Britain since the Sixties, with stints in New York and Paris, artist David Medalla describes himself as a citizen of the world

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His work does not come from one single cultural perspective but draws from his constant travelling, inspired by the places and the people he meets.  TateShots joined him on a boat trip down the river Thames to see his kinetic, bubble machine sculpture, on show in the exhibition Migrations at Tate Britain, and asked him about a life of adventuring.

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