This work connects to ideas around the African Cosmos and Divination. I was interested in exploring the legacy of the creation of the African Diaspora through the act of colonialism combining motifs around voyage and time. I wanted to have two figures engaged in a dialogue around ancestral lineage and retrieval of knowledge. The Seeker actively engaged in assimilating knowledge and the Knowledge Keeper as the sage who holds wisdom throughout the ages...
Artskop3437: An exploration of The Abstract Truth of Things by Charmaine Watkiss and Andrew Pierre Hart at Tiwani Contemporary https://www.artskop.com/artmedia/en/an-exploration-of-the-abstract-truth-of-things-at-tiwani-contemporary/
Aida Amoako, "Charmaine Watkiss and Andrew Pierre Hart Tune to the Blues", Frieze, 11 Sept. 2020, ill. https://www.frieze.com/article/charmaine-watkiss-and-andrew-pierre-hart-tune-blues