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Speaking Mask

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$130.00
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2020 | Acrylic on Canvas, stretched on wood frame

This painting refers to myriad African cultures and traditional African masks. Historically, masks have represented supernatural beings, ancestors, and fanciful figures; whether referencing an animal spirit, ancestor, mythological hero, or moral values, masks indicate reverence and symbolism. Today, facemasks conjure a different form of sacred respect - that of protecting your neighbour and yourself from respiratory viruses COVID-19 pandemic.

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