Talking art: Newcomer with a sense of history

Times Live:

He won the Standard Bank Young Artist Award for visual art in 2015 and was named the 2017 Deutsche Bank Artist of the Year, with a solo exhibition opening at the Deutsche Bank KunstHalle, Berlin, in March. In a new exhibition, on at the Stevenson Gallery in Johannesburg, Wa Lehulere explores the capacity of objects to unravel their prescribed meanings and literal forms. He paints, draws and sculpts. The gallery says: ”Wa Lehulere’s works draw on communal social experiences of the past – specifically the student uprising of 1976.”… Read more

Image: International Recognition: Kemang wa Lehurele: YOUTUBE