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In Archetypocalypse, Mawande Ka Zenzile draws a link between politics and perception and explores how this affects the ways in which we understand art.

Press Release

STEVENSON is pleased to present Archetypocalypse, an exhibition of new work by Mawande Ka Zenzile.

In Archetypocalypse, Ka Zenzile draws a link between politics and perception and explores how this affects the ways in which we understand art. The new body of work shifts deeper into non-representational imagery; here ideologies are sieved and converted into material for the works, and text takes …

STEVENSON is pleased to present Archetypocalypse, an exhibition of new work by Mawande Ka Zenzile.

In Archetypocalypse, Ka Zenzile draws a link between politics and perception and explores how this affects the ways in which we understand art. The new body of work shifts deeper into non-representational imagery; here ideologies are sieved and converted into material for the works, and text takes on a greater prominence in the artist’s visual language.

Ka Zenzile continues his rejection of visual schemas or literary conceptual frameworks as access points to his ideas and creativity. He affirms …

Location

Buchanan Building, 160 Sir Lowry Road, Woodstock
Cape Town, ZA
Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm
Saturday, 10am–1pm
Sunday, Closed