Blessing Ngobeni’s latest body of work looks at history and meditates on the errors that have been made by past generations. Ngobeni is particularly preoccupied with the concepts of oppression and the enslavement of the mind.
Blessing Ngobeni’s works, which double as drawing-sculptures, reveal his view that beauty cannot be disentangled from the terrible.
The opening event was on Thursday the 15th of November 2018.
The panel discussion was conducted on Saturday the 17th of Nov 2018 with artists Thembinkosi Goniwe and Teresa Kutala Firmino, artist and director Rodney Place and art critic Athi Mongezeleli Joja.