Kendell Geers

South Africa

Born in South Africa in 1968, currently based in Belgium. Geers is one of the most important and renowned artists in Africa and his work has been shown in numerous
solo and group exhibitions worldwide, including Haus der Kunst, Centre Pompidous, Paris; Goodman Gallery Cape Town; Haus der Kunst, Munich; Kunsthalle Stockholm.
Using objects, materials, images, signs and symbols from his experience in the anti-apartheid movement he created charged installations, performances, photographs
and sculptures that shifted the Minimalist canon into what he termed TerroRealism.


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