Gideon Mendel Breaking the Silence All rights reserved Constitutional Court Art Collection

Gideon Mendel - Breaking the Silence,1959

Gideon Mendel (1959)
BREAKING THE SILENCE (2000)
Digital photographic print, mounted between metal and glass / 580 x 385 mm
CCAC #0411

Donated by the artist

A protest march through the streets of Durban organised by the Treatment Action Campaign during an AIDS conference. Access to generic drug therapy for people living with HIV/AIDS was demanded, and ultimately ordered by the Constitutional Court in 2002.

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