Willie Bester, Forced Removal Young artists such as Willie Bester in Cape Town and Sam Nhlengethwa in Johannesburg used the Art Centres to formulate their beginnings in a turbulent era. The prevailing mood was not to be crushed and in 1976, the Soweto uprisings transformed SA into a living hell for those who were forced to live on the dark side of apartheid. By the 1980's art had lost all trace of innocence and any progressive art piece that was worth its salt was tackling issues…
Willie Bester - Contemporary African Art Collection
Boy with Gas Mask Sculpture, Social Engineering, South Africa, Willie Bester.