With the 56th Venice Biennale well under way, have a look at some of the highlights from the South African Pavilion. Titled ‘What remains is tomorrow,’ The South African Pavilion at this year’s la Biennale di Venezia is curated by Christopher Till and Jeremy Rose.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Mark Lewis, Brett Murray, Mohau Modisakeng, Robin Rhode, Jeremy Wafer and Nandipha Mntambo.
Controversy is brewing around the selection of a work by major South African artist, Willem Boshoff. Young South African artists have reacted strongly to Racist in South Africa, which has a prominent place on the Pavilion. Read the full story here.
Willem Boshoff, Rascist in South Africa, 2011.
LEFT TO RIGHT: Haroon Gunn-Salie, Mark Lewis, Diane Victor
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