EL painter shunned at home for his penis art

Dispatch Live | Silusapho Nyanda:

Many East London residents may not get the hidden symbolism in nude male artworks by Bernard Barry, but that does not mean a Karoo dominee doesn’t. “People in East London don’t look beyond the penis,” said Barry. “They see it as pervy.” Although the “East London Bible belt” – which Barry says is very Calvinistic – may not be ready for the other side of his art, people in the rest of the country are highly appreciative… Read more

Image: Volkher von Lingeling (Source)