JOHANNES PHOKELA, Only Sun in the Sky Knows How I Feel - (A Lucid Dream)

: Kouoh (K.) & van Rensburg (S.) curators

R 1,270.00
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161pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2023


Published on the occasion of the exhibition, Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, Cape Town, October 2021 - January 2023

Foreword by Koyo Kouoh. Introduction by Beata America and Storm Jane van Rensburg.

Contributions include:

"'I Wanna Paint What I Like': Johannes Phokela's practice in context" by Athi Mongezeleli Joja.

"Undoing the Spell of the Image" by Alexandra Dodd.

Johannes Phokela was born in 1966 in Soweto. His art studies began at Johannesburg’s Federated Union of Black Artists (FUBA) Academy in 1984 and concluded with a master’s degree from The Royal College of Art in London in 1993. He returned to South Africa in 2006 and currently lives and works in Johannesburg.