Linsey Levendall’s print interprets Khayelitsha culture and was part of the PASTE mural, a Shani Judes-curated street art exhibition. The exhibition was displayed on public buildings in Khayelitsha and inner city Cape Town.
In South Africa, a woman is raped every 26 seconds; 1 in 4 women are victims of domestic violence and every 6 hours a woman is killed by her intimate partner. These are the statistics that are depicted on a mural in Khayelitsha
Ostensibly driven by claims of high levels of police inefficiency and a general breakdown in relations between community members and SAPS, the O’Regan Commission of Inquiry finally took off in crime-ridden Khayelitsha last week.
A woman in Khayelitsha, a Cape Town Township. Photo by Busie, a #thoawSA mobile photographer for The heART of a Woman Project South Africa. Postcard Series 1.0 - image 1.01. http://www.heartofawomanproject.com/heart-south-africa/