Polymath Sketchbook – Alex La Guma X Scott Eric Williams (2017)
Media: Performance art, wheatpaste

The act of engagement with the archive (Of Alex La Guma) and creation of artworks from it is an attempt to draw emotion from the raw historical data held in accession numbers, hard drives, cloud storage and cabinets of all manner.Hence, the representation of the engagement with the archive of Alex Le Guma is presented as a sketch. (Sketch representing a quick drawing or a brief general account/ presentation, a short scene or play)

Poster of “Stone Country”, which forms part of the work, created by Boeta Gee

The full concept document for this artwork can be downloaded here

Tags: , , , ,

Categorised in: