Athi-Patra Ruga, ‘The Knight of the Long Knives I’, 2013, Photography, Pigmented inkjet print, Zeitz MOCAA
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Athi-Patra Ruga

The Knight of the Long Knives I, 2013

Pigmented inkjet print
91 4/5 × 59 1/10 in
233.19 × 150 cm
.
Permanent collection
Location
Cape Town
Zeitz MOCAA
Cape Town

Adopting the trope of myth as a contemporary response to the post Apartheid Era, South African …

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Athi-Patra Ruga, ‘The Knight of the Long Knives I’, 2013, Photography, Pigmented inkjet print, Zeitz MOCAA
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Zeitz MOCAA
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Adopting the trope of myth as a contemporary response to the post Apartheid Era, South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga creates identities that exist in an alternate reality called Azania. These characters parody and critique the existing socio-political status quo while attempting to view the traumas of South Africa’s …

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Athi-Patra Ruga

The Knight of the Long Knives I, 2013

Pigmented inkjet print
91 4/5 × 59 1/10 in
233.19 × 150 cm
.
Permanent collection
Location
Cape Town
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