Mandela Art

In this July 15, 2013 photo, South African artist John Adams works on a giant acrylic-on-canvas painting of Nelson Mandela in the driveway of his house in a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa.  (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
South Africa Mandela Art In this July 15, 2013 photo, South African artist John Adams works on a giant acrylic-on-canvas painting of Nelson Mandela in the driveway of his house in a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
This photo shows a painting of Nelson Mandela which has been in Klerksdorp prison since it was made in 2011 by a prisoner named Renato Booysen (who was later released) is donated by the prison authorities to the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
South Africa Mandela Art This photo shows a painting of Nelson Mandela which has been in Klerksdorp prison since it was made in 2011 by a prisoner named Renato Booysen (who was later released) is donated by the prison authorities to the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
This  July 11, 2013 photo shows a detail of a painting of Nelson Mandela which has been in Klerksdorp prison since it was made in 2011 by a prisoner named Renato Booysen, who was later released, after being donated by the prison authorities to the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
South Africa Mandela Art This July 11, 2013 photo shows a detail of a painting of Nelson Mandela which has been in Klerksdorp prison since it was made in 2011 by a prisoner named Renato Booysen, who was later released, after being donated by the prison authorities to the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
In this June 26, 2013 photo, Lebani Sirinje, a Zimbabwean artist paints a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela, outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
South Africa Mandela Art In this June 26, 2013 photo, Lebani Sirinje, a Zimbabwean artist paints a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela, outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
A man, left, and a woman, hold a placard with the face of former South African president Nelson Mandela as they form a human chain in celebration of his 95th birthday in Cape Town, South Africa, Thursday,  July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam)
Mandela Art A man, left, and a woman, hold a placard with the face of former South African president Nelson Mandela as they form a human chain in celebration of his 95th birthday in Cape Town, South Africa, Thursday, July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam)
In this July 16, 2013 file photo, South African artist Paul Blomkamp explains the meaning behind the giant acrylic-on-canvas painting he has made of former South African President Nelson Mandela, at his studio in Johannesburg, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
Mandela art In this July 16, 2013 file photo, South African artist Paul Blomkamp explains the meaning behind the giant acrylic-on-canvas painting he has made of former South African President Nelson Mandela, at his studio in Johannesburg, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
A painting depicting former South African President Nelson Mandela is featured on the side of a public bus in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, June 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery, File)
South Africa Mandela Art A painting depicting former South African President Nelson Mandela is featured on the side of a public bus in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, June 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery, File)
Artist Stallone paints a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela at a shopping mall near Nelson Mandela Square in Johannesburg, South Africa, July 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File)
South Africa Mandela Art Artist Stallone paints a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela at a shopping mall near Nelson Mandela Square in Johannesburg, South Africa, July 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File)
In this June 29, 2013 photo, a child looks at paintings of President Barack Obama, right, and former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
South Africa Mandela Art In this June 29, 2013 photo, a child looks at paintings of President Barack Obama, right, and former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
A child passes a container bearing a portrait of former president Nelson Mandela set up to collect books for underprivileged children, at the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town, South Africa, Thursday, July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Masixole Feni)
Mandela Art A child passes a container bearing a portrait of former president Nelson Mandela set up to collect books for underprivileged children, at the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town, South Africa, Thursday, July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Masixole Feni)
Well-wishers carry a large banner of Nelson Mandela as they march up and down outside the gates of the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa Thursday, July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Mandela Well-wishers carry a large banner of Nelson Mandela as they march up and down outside the gates of the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa Thursday, July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
In this June 29, 2013 file photo, visitors observe a sculpture depicting former South African President Nelson Mandela, by artist Marco Cianfanelli, near Howick in South Africa, where Mandela was arrested in 1962 and subsequently jailed for 27 years. Many South African artists and graphic designers are celebrating Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday, who remains hospitalized as his condition improves Thursday July 18, 2013. (AP Photo)
South Africa Mandela Art In this June 29, 2013 file photo, visitors observe a sculpture depicting former South African President Nelson Mandela, by artist Marco Cianfanelli, near Howick in South Africa, where Mandela was arrested in 1962 and subsequently jailed for 27 years. Many South African artists and graphic designers are celebrating Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday, who remains hospitalized as his condition improves Thursday July 18, 2013. (AP Photo)
This July 11, 2010 photo provided by Italian land artist Dario Gambarin shows his a gigantic portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela, ploughed by Gambarin in a country field of 27,000 square meters, in Castagnaro, Italy. Gambarin made the portrait to mark the end of the Soccer World Cup in South Africa. (AP Photo/Dario Gambarin)
Nelson Mandela This July 11, 2010 photo provided by Italian land artist Dario Gambarin shows his a gigantic portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela, ploughed by Gambarin in a country field of 27,000 square meters, in Castagnaro, Italy. Gambarin made the portrait to mark the end of the Soccer World Cup in South Africa. (AP Photo/Dario Gambarin)
An electronic billboard announces Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday in New York's Times Square, Thursday, July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
Nelson-Mandela-billboard-625 An electronic billboard announces Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday in New York's Times Square, Thursday, July 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
June 27, 2013: Large photographs of former South African President Nelson Mandela are displayed at the Nelson Mandela Legacy Exhibition at the Civic Centre in Cape Town, South Africa. (AP Photo/File)
Nelson Mandela
FILE - In this June 27, 2013 file photo, large photographs of former South African President Nelson Mandela are displayed at the Nelson Mandela Legacy Exhibition at the Civic Centre in Cape Town, South Africa. The "father of the nation" has inspired many artists to create works to commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day on Thursday, July 18, 2013 declared by the United Nations as a way to recognize the Nobel Prize winner's contribution to reconciliation. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/File)
June 27, 2013: Large photographs of former South African President Nelson Mandela are displayed at the Nelson Mandela Legacy Exhibition at the Civic Centre in Cape Town, South Africa. (AP Photo/File)
In this July 1, 2013 file photo, a T-shirt bearing the image of former South African President Nelson Mandela is displayed for sale on a street in Soweto township on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen, File)
Mandela Art Photo Gallery In this July 1, 2013 file photo, a T-shirt bearing the image of former South African President Nelson Mandela is displayed for sale on a street in Soweto township on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen, File)
This Feb. 10, 2010 file photo shows a close up view of the statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela outside the Groot Drakenstein prison near the town of Franschhoek, South Africa, where Mandela was released on Feb. 11, 1990. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam, File)
Nelson Mandela This Feb. 10, 2010 file photo shows a close up view of the statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela outside the Groot Drakenstein prison near the town of Franschhoek, South Africa, where Mandela was released on Feb. 11, 1990. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam, File)
A portrait of former President Nelson Mandela is installed on the windows of a building in downtown Cape Town, South Africa, in this June 13, 2013 file photo. The "father of the nation" has inspired many artists to create works to commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day on Thursday, July 18, 2013 declared by the United Nations as a way to recognize the Nobel Prize winner's contribution to reconciliation. (AP Photo/File)
Nelson Mandela A portrait of former President Nelson Mandela is installed on the windows of a building in downtown Cape Town, South Africa, in this June 13, 2013 file photo. The "father of the nation" has inspired many artists to create works to commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day on Thursday, July 18, 2013 declared by the United Nations as a way to recognize the Nobel Prize winner's contribution to reconciliation. (AP Photo/File)
Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus holds bank notes bearing the image of former President Nelson Mandela in Pretoria, South Africa, in this Nov. 6, 2012 file photo. Across South Africa Mandela's face is a familiar sight, beaming from T-shirts, drink coasters and bank notes. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
Nelson Mandela Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus holds bank notes bearing the image of former President Nelson Mandela in Pretoria, South Africa, in this Nov. 6, 2012 file photo. Across South Africa Mandela's face is a familiar sight, beaming from T-shirts, drink coasters and bank notes. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
A woman views a new giant wooden sculpture of former South African President Nelson Mandela in the city center of Essen, Germany, in this Feb. 23, 2011 file photo. The artwork "Mandela, 2700 pieces of Life's history" by artist Jems Robert Koko Bi from the Ivory Coast is made of burned spruce wood and symbolizes the fight for freedom. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
Mandela Art Photo Gallery A woman views a new giant wooden sculpture of former South African President Nelson Mandela in the city center of Essen, Germany, in this Feb. 23, 2011 file photo. The artwork "Mandela, 2700 pieces of Life's history" by artist Jems Robert Koko Bi from the Ivory Coast is made of burned spruce wood and symbolizes the fight for freedom. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
This Dec. 12, 2012 file photo shows a mural depicting former President Nelson Mandela on a hill in Soweto, South Africa. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
Nelson Mandela This Dec. 12, 2012 file photo shows a mural depicting former President Nelson Mandela on a hill in Soweto, South Africa. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
In this June 26, 2013 file photo, a woman wearing earrings bearing the image of former South African President Nelson Mandela bows her head outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where he is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
Nelson Mandela In this June 26, 2013 file photo, a woman wearing earrings bearing the image of former South African President Nelson Mandela bows her head outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where he is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
Tattoo artist Charles Hearne creates a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela on the upper leg of Hein van Tonder at a tattoo studio in Pretoria, South Africa, in this July 10, 2012 file photo. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
Nelson Mandela Tattoo artist Charles Hearne creates a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela on the upper leg of Hein van Tonder at a tattoo studio in Pretoria, South Africa, in this July 10, 2012 file photo. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
FILE - Snowballs rest on the hands of a statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela in London's Parliament Square in this Feb. 1, 2009 file photo.  (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File)
Nelson Mandela FILE - Snowballs rest on the hands of a statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela in London's Parliament Square in this Feb. 1, 2009 file photo. (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File)
Two boys walk past a mural depicting former South African President Nelson Mandela at the Alexandra township in Johannesburg, South Africa, in this Dec. 11, 2012 file photo.  (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
Nelson Mandela Two boys walk past a mural depicting former South African President Nelson Mandela at the Alexandra township in Johannesburg, South Africa, in this Dec. 11, 2012 file photo. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)
A portrait of former President Nelson Mandela adorns the center of a mural on a cooling tower of a defunct power station in Soweto, South Africa, in this Dec. 10, 2012 file photo. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
Nelson Mandela A portrait of former President Nelson Mandela adorns the center of a mural on a cooling tower of a defunct power station in Soweto, South Africa, in this Dec. 10, 2012 file photo. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
A hawker pushes his goods past portraits of former President Nelson Mandela depicted in various stages of his life along a street in Soweto, South Africa, in this March 28, 2013 file photo. The Nobel laureate is a revered figure in South Africa, which has honored his legacy of reconciliation by naming buildings and other places after him and printing his image on national banknotes.  (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
Nelson Mandela A hawker pushes his goods past portraits of former President Nelson Mandela depicted in various stages of his life along a street in Soweto, South Africa, in this March 28, 2013 file photo. The Nobel laureate is a revered figure in South Africa, which has honored his legacy of reconciliation by naming buildings and other places after him and printing his image on national banknotes. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
Former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, is pictured on a mural with South African apartheid freedom fighter Steve Biko in the city of Cape Town, South Africa, in this March 10, 2013 file photo. The "father of the nation" has inspired many artists to create works to commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day on Thursday, July 18, 2013 declared by the United Nations as a way to recognize the Nobel Prize winner's contribution to reconciliation. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam, File)
Nelson Mandela Former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, is pictured on a mural with South African apartheid freedom fighter Steve Biko in the city of Cape Town, South Africa, in this March 10, 2013 file photo. The "father of the nation" has inspired many artists to create works to commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day on Thursday, July 18, 2013 declared by the United Nations as a way to recognize the Nobel Prize winner's contribution to reconciliation. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam, File)
FILE - A child looks through a fence at a portrait of former President Nelson Mandela in a park in Soweto, South Africa, in this March 28, 2013 file photo. The Nobel laureate is a revered figure in South Africa, which has honored his legacy of reconciliation by naming buildings and other places after him and printing his image on national banknotes. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
Nelson Mandela FILE - A child looks through a fence at a portrait of former President Nelson Mandela in a park in Soweto, South Africa, in this March 28, 2013 file photo. The Nobel laureate is a revered figure in South Africa, which has honored his legacy of reconciliation by naming buildings and other places after him and printing his image on national banknotes. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
In this July 16, 2013 file photo, a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela is attached to a wall outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where he was being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Nelson Mandela In this July 16, 2013 file photo, a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela is attached to a wall outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where he was being treated in Pretoria, South Africa. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
People walk past a sand sculpture created by Indian artist Sudarsan Pattnaik wishing former South African President Nelson Mandela a speedy recovery on the Bay of Bengal coast in Puri, Orissa state, India, in this June 9, 2013 file photo. The "father of the nation" has inspired many artists to create works to commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day on Thursday, July 18, 2013 declared by the United Nations as a way to recognize the Nobel Prize winner's contribution to reconciliation. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/File)
Mandela Art Photo Gallery People walk past a sand sculpture created by Indian artist Sudarsan Pattnaik wishing former South African President Nelson Mandela a speedy recovery on the Bay of Bengal coast in Puri, Orissa state, India, in this June 9, 2013 file photo. The "father of the nation" has inspired many artists to create works to commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day on Thursday, July 18, 2013 declared by the United Nations as a way to recognize the Nobel Prize winner's contribution to reconciliation. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/File)
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