Vuyile Voyiya. Black and Blue V from Black and Blue. 2005

Vuyile Voyiya Black and Blue V from Black and Blue 2005

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In this series Voyiya pushes the limits of linocut with precise short gouges clustered together in masses on sheets grouped cinematically, suggesting a connection with film and sculpture, the other mediums in which the artist has worked. The series title, Black and Blue, alludes to racial violence, a theme of the artist’s work of the 1980s.

Gallery label from Impressions from South Africa, 1965 to Now, March 23–August 14, 2011 .
One from a series of five linoleum cuts
composition: 25 9/16 x 33 7/16" (65 x 85 cm); sheet: 31 x 42 1/8" (78.7 x 107 cm)
Vuyile Voyiya, Cape Town
Hard Ground Printmakers Workshop, Cape Town
Gift of the Associates
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