Media playback is unsupported on your device

Art from 'Inside' goes on display

9 October 2013 Last updated at 01:05 BST

Mercury award-winning rapper Speech Debelle has teamed up with the Koestler Trust to curate an exhibition of prisoner art at the Southbank Centre in London.

The exhibition is entitled The Strength and Vulnerability bunker and includes paintings, sculptures and video art created by prison inmates that reveal their personal reflections, regrets and hopes.

Speech Debelle gave BBC News a tour around the exhibition and explained why she wanted to be involved.

Video Journalist: Sophie van Brugen

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.