City Press removes The Spear because of “fear”

City Press editor Ferial Haffajee has decided to remove the Brett Murray painting that has offended some parts of society from her newspaper’s website. The painting, which portrayed South African President Jacob Zuma with genitals hanging from his trousers titled The Spear and exhibited as part of of Murray’s Hail to the Thief II exhibition, … Continue reading “City Press removes The Spear because of “fear””

Zuma painting (The Spear) defaced

The Brett Murray painting that was subject of controversy for the past few days have been defaced at the Goodman Gallery today. (Watch video here (click)) The painting which portrayed South African President Jacob Zuma with genitals hanging from his trousers, titled The Spear and exhibited as part of of Murray’s Hail to the Thief … Continue reading “Zuma painting (The Spear) defaced”