A nude female figure dissolves in an environment recognizable as bookshelves crammed with books. The figure stands in a classic contrapposto. The multiple-exposure nature of its production is overtly evident.
Visual Reference and Source Material
Multiple original photographs of Thandi Brewer, a celebrated South African writer, director, script-editor and script-writing mentor, taken in her warehouse.
Conceptual and Literary References
Mnemosyne is the personification of memory in Greek mythology, and the mother of the muses of inspiration.
- Edition: 5
- Image size: 1730 x 1000mm
- Substrate size: 1830 x 1100mm
- Archival print on 300gsm rag paper
- Printer: Ricardo Fornoni (res Gallery)
- Price: R 45,000