‘Widening The Circle, In the spirit of Mancoba,’ The Ernest Mancoba Poster Education Project Exhibition took place at the Polokwane Art Museum in Polokwane, Limpopo. The Polokwane Art Museum paid homage to Polokwane local, Ernest Mancoba, the pioneering black South African artist who is commonly known as the first professional Black modern artist.
“I’ve taken it upon myself to make a statement of a concerned citizen. I’m not expecting people from around the world to do it before I do. If there’s any person to make the first comment, it is the person who feels it immediately, and I’m that person,” says Witbooi.