Kim Berman - Political Rights, 1996
Kim Berman (1960-)
Political Rights (1996)
Linocut on paper / 502 x 380 mm
Series: Images of Human Rights print portfolio by the Artists for Human Rights Trust
The portfolio was donated to Albie Sachs by the Artists for Human Rights Trust
The familiar image of people queuing to vote is used as a symbol of South Africa’s first democratic elections. The women gathering in the bottom right signify every person’s constitutionally entrenched right to partake in political activities.