Lectures and Courses

South African Art, Fashion, and Identity

March 26–April 23, 2019

Inspired by the exhibition “Made Visible: Contemporary South African Fashion and Identity,” explore the implications of apartheid on South African arts and culture from the 1940s to today.

Ticket Packages

Multi-session course packages are available. Please note that this course package is not available after the date of the first session.

For more information and to purchase individual sessions, select from the “In This Series” section.


Past Events


April 23, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm

Under apartheid South Africans of color were systematically denied access to civil rights and liberties; many of the power dynamics related to this...


April 9, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm

How does South Africa deal with public art from its years of colonialism and apartheid? How do new monuments address fraught histories and commemorate...


April 2, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm

Gain insights into the rich and varied artistic responses to South Africa’s changing political and cultural climate as the nation transformed from...


March 26, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm

The familiar story of apartheid told from the perspective of mainstream white liberal and Marxist historiography elides the lived experience of the...


M&T Bank, Wilmington Trust logo

Courses Sponsor