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Cecily Sash

 (born 1925)
Cecily Sash is active/lives in Africa.  Cecily Sash is known for painting.

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Cecily Sash


Cecily Sash is remembered in South Africa equally as artist and art teacher.  Her long and distinguished career is firmly rooted in South Africa, although she chose exile in England in 1974 less for political and social reasons than for personal and artistic ones.  She was a member of the short-lived Amadlozi Group in the early 1950s and taught at the University of the Witwatersrand through the 1950s and 1960s.  Early travels and study in Europe and America had introduced her to international trends of Op and Pop art, which led to experiments with Modernism in provincial South Africa.  1955 through to 1962 the enduring motifs in her work were a series of anthropomorphic birds, which take many forms in  ...  Displaying 750 of 1006 characters.



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About  Cecily Sash

Born:  1925
Known for:  painting