Garth Walker: Jabu Ndlovu and the G13
This week MarkLives is dedicated to the work of South African design great Garth Walker.
Client: Saint-Etienne International Design Biennale 2009
Title: Jabu Ndlovu – Self Portrait
Says Garth: A comment on the (current) G8 which will grow to include 13 countries (including South Africa). Jabu is an alter ego for young disenchanted Africans who see their leaders as having sold out to the ‘boys club’ – at their cost. Jabu shows his feelings towards the Group of 13 nations…