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Dihangara Uhanga

Artwork date(s): March, 2001

Robbin Ami Silverberg

Measurements: 430 x 240 x 160mm
Edition: #25/30

Type: South African Artists Book

Place publication: Brooklyn, NY & Johannesburg, RSA
Publisher: Dobbin Books & Artist Proof Studios
Pages: unpaged

Reference noteSeventeen coat hangers each with decorated covering: the fifteen artists listed - one with a double hanger - and the colophon on a separate hanger.

Housed in a box made from handmade decorated paper by Robbin Silverberg (with hanger motifs both inside and out) with flaps opening at the top (with magnetic closure) and the end, allowing the easy removal of each hanger hanging from a copper bar fitted to the inside of the box.

This copy has an additional hanger made from a watercolour by Robert Hodgins which is signed and dated '01 in pencil.

Fifteen participating artists listed individually below indicating the medium used.

Ref: GB/10174


Untitled (suicide)
 Sinmon Mthimkulu (participating artist)

Untitled (choices)
 Helen Mmakgoba Mmapula Sebidi (participating artist)

Untitled (abortion, alchoholism)
 Paul Molete (participating artist)

AIDS Memorial Wall (AIDS)
 Kim Berman (participating artist)
   Etching - drypoint

Untitled (crime in Johannesburg)
 Terence Fenn (participating artist)
   Mixed media.

Untitled (wash on a clothesline)
 Paul Emmanuel (participating artist)
   Inkjet on cotton.

Impediment (pediment frieze)
 Diane Victor (participating artist)
   Blind emboss, etching.

Untitled (closure materials)
 Usha Prajapat (participating artist)
   Blind emboss, found materials.

Untitled (hanging the slaughtered for the feast)
 Durant Sihlali (participating artist)
   Handmade paper.

Untitled (traditional vs. ethnic clothes)
 Osiah Masekoameng (participating artist)
   Hand-coloured lithograph.

We (love) Our Customers (duality)
 Robbin Ami Silverberg (participating artist)
   Abaca paper, hanger wire, tea.

Untitled (horizon line)
 Robert Hodgins (participating artist)
   Inkjet print of a watercolor on Dobbin Mill paper.

Flames from the Emeror's Old Clothes (pulped clothing)
 John Roome (participating artist)
   Burnt handmade paper

Zebra-crossing & High Wire (hanger humor)
 András Böröcz (participating artist)
   Polymer plate on Dobbin Mill paper.

Aram (Marihuana) / Sling / Roof (smuggling drugs / coathanger slingshots / house umuthi)
 Nhlanhla Mbatha (participating artist)
   Mixed media.

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