Alfred Thoba: Black Modernist Loner – 71Bait

Mention Alfred Thoba’s name in the mainstream art world – in all likelihood, you’ll get either a blank stare or a vague mention of the artist’s seminal 1976 painting Unrest. The artwork set a world record for Thoba in 2012 when it sold for nearly R1 million at a Strauss & Co auction. Although Thoba … Read more

Black modernist maverick – South Coast Herald – 71Bait

Mention Alfred Thoba’s name in the mainstream art world – in all likelihood, you’ll get either a blank stare or a vague mention of the artist’s seminal 1976 painting Unrest. The artwork set a world record for Thoba in 2012 when it sold for nearly R1 million at a Strauss & Co auction. Although Thoba … Read more

Alfred Thoba: Black Modernist Loner – 71Bait

Mention Alfred Thoba’s name in the mainstream art world – in all likelihood, you’ll get either a blank stare or a vague mention of the artist’s seminal 1976 painting Unrest. The artwork set a world record for Thoba in 2012 when it sold for nearly R1 million at a Strauss & Co auction. Although Thoba … Read more

Alfred Thoba: Black Modernist Loner – 71Bait

Mention Alfred Thoba’s name in the mainstream art world – in all likelihood, you’ll get either a blank stare or a vague mention of the artist’s seminal 1976 painting Unrest. The artwork set a world record for Thoba in 2012 when it sold for nearly R1 million at a Strauss & Co auction. Although Thoba … Read more