South African Art Now

  • Title: South African Art Now
  • Author: Sue Williamson
  • ISBN: 9780061343513
  • Page: 172
  • Format: Hardcover
  • South African Art Now Described by international curator Okwui Enwezor as one of the most dynamic and vigorous spaces of artistic practice contemporary South African art is an exciting emerging scene that is attracting t
    Described by international curator Okwui Enwezor as one of the most dynamic and vigorous spaces of artistic practice, contemporary South African art is an exciting, emerging scene that is attracting the attention of international museums, curators, and collectors today.South African Art Now documents, through in depth essays and stunning full color photographs, the remarDescribed by international curator Okwui Enwezor as one of the most dynamic and vigorous spaces of artistic practice, contemporary South African art is an exciting, emerging scene that is attracting the attention of international museums, curators, and collectors today.South African Art Now documents, through in depth essays and stunning full color photographs, the remarkable work of nearly one hundred South African artists working in every medium from painting, sculpture, and video to cutting edge performance art This lush volume includes the impressive work of art world stars such as William Kentridge and Marlene Dumas newly prominent artists such as Berni Searle, Robin Rhode, and Mustafa Maluka and exciting newcomers still unknown outside their own country, but clearly marked for success.This book covers forty years of art history, from the dark years of apartheid, which saw the rise of resistance art, to the long awaited achievement of freedom in 1994, to the present day struggles for reconciliation and transformation Through it all, the engaged, powerful work of these artists provided a mirror for society Including a compelling foreword by Nobel Prize winning writer Nadine Gordimer, South African Art Now is a must have resource for collectors, curators, and anyone interested in the pulse of international contemporary art.

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    1. I find South African artists (such as Marlene Dumas) to be very unconventional and inspiring.

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