Our Women Are Over Work:
Since they are young they were doing a heavy job 2004
by Victor Jal

2007 • 014

Acrylic on Canvas.
22.9 x 22.9 inches / 58 x 58 cm

Donated by Christopher and Nancy Winship to the Sudanese Education Fund and the South Sudan Cultural Documentation Center in honor of the women of the Sudan.

Our Women Are Over Work 2004

The artist presents a double vision of African women’s work. A traditional village setting is juxtaposed against more abstract rendition of a refugee camp, in front of a brick wall. 

This website has been developed by the Museums and Public Memory (Anth 159a) class taught by Professor Mark Auslander at Brandeis University. Images have been reproduced with the permission of the African Refugee Artists Club.