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What is art saying about SA women?

Sunday Times News | Roxanne Henderson:

Babies on the back and black women who do not smile are some of the stereotypes the local art market is flooded with‚ but experts say many contemporary artists are challenging this. Art collector and University of the Witwatersrand dean of students Dr Puleng LenkaBula said in an interview earlier this year: “I love beautiful art but I don’t like paintings of black women who are not smiling”… Read more

Image:  SILENT STANDOFF: Performers from the art collective iQhiya protest against the absence of female representation in public life. Photo: SEAN O’TOOLE

 

2018-10-23T18:46:59+00:00