The Silent War

This touching campaign was by artist Greg Richards on a topic so sensitive and difficult to express. The Silent Wars is a campaign aimed to raise awareness of rape in South Africa . What distinguishes this campaign from others is medium of art chosen by the artist. It brings the pain and struggle of at larger than life and the simplicity of the portraits gives a clear and concise message. He truly captures the sensitivity of the issues in our society.

Note: The artist is not of African descent, but the message relates to Africa, therefore it qualifies. He conveys the topic in a manner that credits all who may have been in such situations

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(Photo’s courtesy of Greg Richards)

This entry was published on May 9, 2012 at 21:57. It’s filed under Art, Print and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

One thought on “The Silent War

  1. Cynthia on said:

    A powerful presentation. Thank you for sharing this.

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