Kura Shomali

Untitled

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Untitled
Kura Shomali
Untitled
2011
Gouache, chinese pen, Posca, charcoal, ink on paper
122 x 101 cm

And yet even the figures themselves are, in a sense, collaged, many deriving from images by celebrated African photographers Seydou Keita, Samuel Fosso and Malick Sidibé, suggesting that the poses we see are learned ones, part of an alphabet of swagger.


     
 


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