Postcard set from Cape Town: An Illustrated Poem by Julia Mary Grey
Postcard set from Cape Town: An Illustrated Poem by Julia Mary Grey
Postcard set from Cape Town: An Illustrated Poem by Julia Mary Grey
Postcard set from Cape Town: An Illustrated Poem by Julia Mary Grey

Postcard Set from Cape Town: An Illustrated Poem

R 125.00

Place
Cape Town, South Africa

Craftsmanship
Ten postcards in the set
Each postcards measures 14.8 x 10.5
A personalised account of life in the Mother City told through the emotive poetry and illustrations of one of her residents

Meaning
Julia Mary Grey is an artist, author and music-maker based in Cape Town, South Africa. Cape Town: An Illustrated Poem is a full colour art journal; part travelogue and part personal manifesto involving collage, illustrations and poetry. It is a work of self-discovery; documenting the impressions, visuals, questions and growing pains of a young person coming of age during the South African transition. The book was published in 2005 and launched with an exhibition at the Irma Stern museum.