Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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South Africa

South Africa's contemporary art scene is a dynamic blend of heritage and innovation. Renowned artists like William Kentridge and Mary Sibande challenge perceptions, merging global trends with local narratives. The Zeitz MOCAA and the Goodman Gallery are major platforms for this thriving art movement. Discover more of South Africa's vibrant contemporary art on Composition Gallery's website.

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Zanele Muholi

Isililo XX,

Photography

Inkjet print

Currently Not Available

Marlene Dumas

The Fog of War, 2006

Limited Edition Print

Digital Print on paper

EUR 8,000

William Kentridge

No Idea Thought Image, 2016

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 800

Marlene Dumas

Faceless, 1993

Limited Edition Print

Silkscreen

Currently Not Available

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Acrylic paint

Fast drying paint that contains pigment suspension in polymer emulsion of acrylic. Acrylic paints are soluble in water but resistant when dry. They have unique characteristics not easily attained by other media. Paintings made from it have some degree of similarity with oil and watercolor paintings.

Appropriation

The use of images or pre-existing objects with application of little or completely no transformation to them. It has played a very significant role in the history of visual, musical, performing and literary arts. In visual arts for instance, to appropriate means properly adopting, sampling, recycling or borrowing aspects(even entire form) of artificial visual culture.

Digital Art

Digital art refers to art which is created using digital technology. It can be generated by computer, drawn or scanned with a tablet using a mouse. Video may be downloaded to computers so artists can manipulate images filmed with a video camera.

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