Penny Siopis – Grief

R1,250

Penny Siopis’ Grief brings together a series of small glue and ink paintings on paper – occasionally with the addition of oil and collage elements – produced over a period of two years following the experience of devastating personal loss. The ‘Notes’ are bought together for the first time, accompanied by a poetic text by the artist that draws on writings by the likes of Mahmoud Darwish, Roland Barthes and Joan Didion on grief, concluding with Emily Dickinson:

‘After great pain, a formal feeling comes –’

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Date Published

2016

ISBN

9780620718004

Language

English

Publisher

Specifications

Hardcover, 164pp