(1956 - 2003)
Trevor Makhoba was active/lived in South Africa. Trevor Makhoba is known for painting.
Biography Trevor Makhoba
'Trevor Makhoba's art is uniquely grounded in his experience of
life and contemporary events in KwaZulu-Natal. He reflects on this
experience, as Andy Mason has noted, with elements of the satirical
'that combine social realism with surreal'. Another recent observation
on his work locates it within the traditions of black art in
KwaZulu-Natal, as an extension of the work of Gerard Bhengu for example,
as 'the persistence of a romantic realism' that reflects 'a popular
language that is accessible and lucid'. At the same time his work is a
good example of how black artists have left the 'struggle aesthetic'
behind them and embraced current issues, dealing with the realities of a
highly complex and diverse multicultural soc
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