Black Luminosity foregrounded visibility as an act of refusal


The group exhibition at SMAC gallery, curated by Gcotyelwa Mashiqa, revisited the chromatic and social properties of blackness in contemporary South African visual art

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Source:  https://mg.co.za/friday/2021-06-11-black-luminosity-foregrounded-visibility-as-an-act-of-refusal/