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Well Worn

Artists: Brooke Schafer, Nadja Daehnke, Rosie James, Laylaa Jacobs, Mandy Coppes, Martin Ludwich, Olivier Ilene Bothma,  Hannalie Taute, Marianne Kemp, Themba Mbuyisa, Marguerite Roux, Andie Reeves, Gregory Stock, Pierre Le Riche, Dominique Edwards, Rozanne Vos, Megan Taljaard Curated: Amy Lyn Eveleigh Gallery: Cavalli Gallery, Somerset West

Off the Wire

Nic Bothma began his career in photojournalism during the fall of apartheid, documenting the transition into democracy both for local newspapers and international agencies. He is now the Chief Photographer (West Africa) for the European Press Photo Agency.  The first part of this exhibition focuses on a selection of photographs spanning the last ten years …

the trouble with memory

The trouble with memory features the work of Manfred Zylla, Erik Chevalier, Cobus van Bosch, Robert Hamblin, Nic Bothma, Niklas Zimmer, Melanie Cleary, Aneen van Rooyen & Lindeka Qampi. The trouble with memory was the title of Cobus van Bosch’s travelling museum exhibition. Using van Bosch’s paintings as the central axis, this groop exhibition explores …

36 Views of Table Mountain

Artist: Thomas Cartwright Essays by: Pippa Skotnes, Natasha Norman, John Cartwright Gallery: Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town Dates: 27 November 2014 – 11 December 2014

Clare Menck

Outside In presents several departures; most importantly it sees my return to painting on canvas after years of working exclusively on wood. I worked with watery washes for the initial build-up, in contrast to my alla prima work on wood and found the accidental happenings with paint dissolving and dripping onto the canvas both frustrating …

Nomusa Makhubu

Nomusa Makhubu is an art historian and artist. She lectures Art History and Visual Culture at the University of Cape Town. She has presented research papers nationally and internationally and she has exhibited in South Africa, France, Germany, Italy, Austria, Swaziland, Norway, Finland, Senegal, USA and Reunion Island. This digital publication shows works from a …

Form & Substance

Erdmann Contemporary Gallery presents a goup exhibition of contemporary South African Art, including emerging and established talents. Participants include Rory Emmett, Eleanor Turvey, Gerhard Human, Wim Legrand, Nomusa Makhubu, Clare Menck, Jeanne Hoffman, karlien de Villiers, Jan Neethling, St.John Fuller, Hannalie Taute, Nicola Roos & Verna Leigh Jooste.

Jan Neethling

Jan Neethling has, over the years, made a name for himself as a  distinguished artist. For some fifty years he has creatively collaborated with one of South Africa’s foremost artists, Robert Hodgins. Until recently, Jan was little known outside Johannesburg. This, I believe, was partly due to his own modest and introvert nature, as well …

Threshold: climate change and environmental concern

‘Threshold’ was an exhibition of environmentally engaged art held in the Michaelis Gallery in October 2011, curated by Michaelis senior lecturer Virginia MacKenny as part of her 2011 Donald Gordon Creative Arts Award. It responded, in part, to the most pressing concern of our time: that of climate change. As its title suggests, the exhibition …

Evanescence

Read Return to Library   This is a story of my 67 year old mother, Vasanti Makan who is in the final stages of Alzheimer’s disease. ‘Evanescence’ captures our story: of my mother’s gradual fading from my sight and existence, while I am steadily dissolved from her memory. As for the viewer, this series will …