Art to heart: Walls made for talking

Times LIVE | Rea Khoabane:

The gallery also regards itself as a champion of freedom of expression – a notable moment in the gallery’s history was the infamous work The Spear by Brett Murray, depicting President Jacob Zuma painted in a pose reminiscent of a poster of Vladimir Lenin, with his genitals exposed. From June to July the gallery will celebrate five decades of art by featuring the works of some of the most esteemed artists to have graced its walls – William Kentridge, Tracey Rose, David Goldblatt and David Koloane, to name but a few – in a series of exhibitions titled New Revolutions… Read more

Image: Mask Force: ‘Spirit is a bone – Series 3’ by Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin at the Goodman Gallery by: Moeletsi Mabe