Roger Ballen will showcase his photography at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art from June 19, 2013 to February 9, 2014.
The exhibition entitled ‘Lines, Marks and Drawings: Through the Lens of Roger Ballen’ will showcase the photographers work taken over a span of over 40 years.
Roger Ballen’s is famous for his fascination with lines in his work “which ranges from twisted coat hangers and electrical cords to wall stains”.
Ballen, a New Yorker, immigrated to South Africa for over 30 years and recently collaborated with the South African Rap group Die Antwood “I Fink U Freeky”.
Media Preview: Tuesday, June 18; 9:30-11:30 a.m. Click here for more information.
Source: Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art.