Lapiz is a self-taught artist who started painting anonymously in the streets of Dunedin (New Zealand) shortly after moving there from South Africa where he had been working in HIV research. The sharp contrast in living conditions, social issues and the resulting cultural shock was vented by painting socio-critical wheatpastes around town.




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