Orlando de Almeida Moving Into Dance all rights reserved Constitutional Court Art Collection

Orlando de Almeida - Moving into Dance, 1990

Orlando de Almeida (1936)
Moving into Dance (1990)
Bronze /2700 x 220 x 5500 mm
CCAC #0011

Donated in 2004 by BHP Billiton

Moving into Dance is recognized as one of the three sentinels guarding the court. β€œThe sculpture consists of seven figures in motion, a representation of South African democracy, a harmonious collective gender, race and creed - a symbol of the transition of our society as we move together from the old into the new South Africa. Sometimes in conflict, but mostly in harmony.”

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