Posts tagged Colonisation
When the Painterly meets the Political

Working with a nexus of concepts – identity, cultural connection, vernacular culture and nationhood - Shiraz Bayjoo explores personal and public archives to expose hidden or marginalized stories in order to interrogate and challenge dominant narratives. Here, in conversation with Denise Clarke, he discusses the role of contemporary art biennials, the importance of stepping into “the real world” and the processes his work goes through as he builds up his own aesthetics of place.

Image: Series En Famille, 2015 - Courtesy of the Artist

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