The master of abstract art proved that black ‘township artists’ from South Africa could become leaders of international styles.
Four decades later, post-apartheid South Africa barely recalls the Medu Art Ensemble’s contributions to the liberation struggle. But that could be changing.
Beautiful art can provide hope and healing.
For William Kentridge, searching and erasure serves as a model for understanding our place in the world.
‘African Guernica’ is an incredibly powerful work of art in many ways, importantly filling that space between the visible and the visible.