#ZumaPainting – rape in art is getting old, fast

Thought Leader | Kagure Mugo:


I love art. Although I cannot say I am the greatest connoisseur in the world, I do love standing in an art gallery, wine in hand mumbling something about this being reminiscent of an early Rembrandt. I enjoy going to a photo exhibition and speaking in a roundabout way about the use of light or shutter speed. .


Cropped photo of the painting “Spear down my throat (The pornography of power)”, by artist Ayanda Mabulu. (Image via Culture Review)

I even love going to a performance, and later having a thirty-minute conversation before admitting to my partner that I had little to no idea what was going on..


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Image source: http://stream.aljazeera.com/story/201510131928-0025039