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From Tarzan to Rambo

Postcard relating to an exhibition, 2012
Published by: Tate
Year published: 2012

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Postcard of Sonia Boyce’s From Tarzan to Rambo: English-born ‘Native’ Considers her Relationship to the Constructed/Self Image and her Roots in Reconstruction, 1987, photograph and mixed media, 124 x 359 cm. The postcard was one of a 16 postcard pack issued as part of the merchandising of the Tate’s 2012 Migrations exhibition. This work of Boyce’s was included in the exhibition. The pack contained cards of work by Benjamin West, Joseph Van Aken, James Tissot, Marcus Gheeraerts II, Jacob Kramer, Oskar Kokoschka, Kurt Schwitters, Sonia Boyce, William Rothenstein, Lubaina Himid, Jan Siberechts, Frank Bowling, Keith Piper, James Abbott McNeil Whistler, and John Singer Sargent.

Sonia Boyce’s From Tarzan to Rambo had, a year or two earlier, been exhibited as part of Afro Modern at Tate Liverpool.


Related people

»  Sonia Boyce MBE OBE RA

Born, 1962 in London, England

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»  Tate Britain

London, United Kingdom

»  Tate Liverpool

Liverpool, United Kingdom