A Paper on Colonial Realities In Western Art Movements: Women In Surrealism

Surrealism was both a movement of literature and art. Its purpose was seeing to rejecting the pervasiveness of the Rationalism and Enlightenment periods/movements of the 17th and 18th century respectively. These periods constituted of intellectual and “rational change” (History.com Editors 2018) of authority by focusing on the individual through a series of culture shifts (books,…

Woke Arts: Art that embodies our politics

It seems that the greatest burden of the moment we find ourselves in is creating content that is “woke”; the time of “problematising” is upon us and so all art is vulnerable to political scrutiny. I am fortunate enough to be writing this article post the interrogation of the ethics of Afropunk Festival and Abantu…