MARY SIBANDE: dressed to tell South Africa’s tale

Mary Sibande - I'm a lady

Mary Sibande is one of South Africa’s most talented young artists. For several years, her work has nearly exclusively revolved around Sophie, a servant character created from her personal genealogy (her mother, grandmother and great-grandmother were maids). Sophie’s dark silky skin and her majestic eye-catching blue Victorian dresses turn her into a queen whose eyes … Continue reading


ALEC VON BARGEN: world sympho-pic

This portrait of Alec Von Bargen ( consists of a series of edited messages we exchanged on Facebook, by e-mail over the last four months. It was very much an “art on the go” experience as Alec was constantly on the move: traveling to shoot in Asia, traveling to receive an award and inaugurate an … Continue reading

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  • A few weeks ago we met with…