Kim Berman, Fires of the Truth Commission I, III, V, VII, 2000

Monotype on paper, 131.5×169 cm, 134×169,7 cm, 134×171.5 cm, 134×171 cm

These are a series of large monotypes using fire as a metaphor for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, the purging and burning of the landscape, to make way for new growth.

Photographs by Ben Law-Viljoen