Hlengiwe Lushaba, Sduduzo Majola, Studio Kabako
Highway to heaven / Paradise Road - A simple tale of colonial exploitation
HIGHWAY TO HEAVEN/PARADISE ROAD »a simple tale of colonial exploitation« is a performance art piece that explores and investigates the issue of boarders and boundaries specifically in Africa, be it psychological, physical or administrative ones which all have the same mental slavery effect.
The question is could these boarders and boundaries have done away with the concept that disapproves of anti-social, disgraceful, inhuman and criminal behaviour especially towards the vulnerable members of society. The concept that rather encourages people to earn respect by first giving it, to gain empowerment by empowering others and social justice for all, regardless of race, gender or nationality, that is Ubuntu