Jane alexander (born 1959) is a south african artist and sculptor best known for her sculpture, butcher boys, which can be considered her response to the state of. The gothic revival setting is ideal for the south african artist, whose figurative sculptures, seen lurking throughout the church, suggest refugees from hieronymus. Jane alexander's butcher boys, a south-african artist influenced by apartheid, or how (social) violence blurs the difference between men and beasts. Get this from a library jane alexander : daimlerchrysler award for south african sculpture 2002 [ausstellungsdaten: daimlerchrysler konzernzentrale forum stuttgart. Biography : jane alexander (bin 1959), is a south african artist her work has been presented internationally, including at the 1995 venice biennale, the seventh. Jane alexander alexander, born in johannesburg, south africa, works primarily in sculpture and photomontage and is widely known for her sculpture, “butcher boys.
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