Despite enormous challenges, Mandela fulfilled his soul-calling by remaining focused and true to his life’s purpose.
To mark what would have been Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday, artists from around the world were asked to respond to his Struggle sketches with their own works, which together form the Unity series. Here, six image-makers discuss Mandela’s legacy and how they approached this once-in-a-lifetime commission.
To find out more about Nelson Mandela's artwork and to buy original pieces, visit the House of Mandela here
Portrait of Nelson Mandela by Grant Warren