Sculpture – Artist Addé – Healing Dance
Original sculpture by Addé (2015) with certificate.
- Material: mixed media.
- Height 52cm./ 20,47in.
- Arms’span 28cm/ 11,02in.
- Base: 17cm/6,69in. x 14cm./5,51in.
In the Pende culture, illness is represented by a bi-colored pattern, usually black and white, sometimes red and white. Alike the yin/ yang symbol in Asian cultures, the black and white symbolises the fight against illness, emphasized by dancing in the healing process.