Skin and deeper

2007-12-22 00:00

How do you read a face? This is a question that preoccupies the best-selling female artist in the world, Marlene Dumas.

“Look at Bin Laden,” says Dumas. “He looks a little like Jesus Christ, don’t you think? Look at George Bush. How would an artist draw him? How would you capture him in art?” publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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