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Christopher Moller Gallery
By Christopher Moller Gallery

Mandlenkosi Mavengere at Christopher Moller Art Gallery

Mandlenkosi Mavengere is a Zimbabwean artist living in Johannesburg. His experience of flight and  readjustment to a hostile South Africa saddled with a faltering economy, informs his entire oeuvre which addresses the plight of migrants forced to accept demeaning jobs as street vendors and domestic workers despite their superior education and possible qualifications. They struggle to support themselves and their loved ones back home with their pitiful earnings, however, fortunately there is a reverse side to the coin. Mavengere, like many of his exiled compatriots, disdain meagre socialist hand-outs and make capitalism work for them, achieving wealth and status by dint of unremittingly hard work...read more

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Date
August 31 - September 30
Time
10:00am - 5:00pm (SAST)
Location
Christopher Moller Gallery
7 Kloof Nek Road
Cape Town, Western Cape South Africa
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