William Kentridge

South African, born 1955

4,231 followers

William Kentridge

South African, born 1955

4,231 followers

In his drawings and animations, William Kentridge articulates the concerns of post-Apartheid South …

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In his drawings and animations, William Kentridge articulates the concerns of post-Apartheid South Africa with unparalleled nuance and lyricism. In the inventive process by which he created his best-known works, Kentridge draws and erases with charcoal, recording his compositions at each state. He then displays a …

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Solo show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 20 more
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Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 18 more
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Tate, and 2 more
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Artforum, and 7 more
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Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 14 more
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