Oh Wow! – Only In America, Gold Teeth and Coats of Many Colours.

For this edition of Oh Wow! we’ve got locals exhibiting in NYC, colourful coats for dreary winter days, bold pieces of jewellery and a music collaboration.

 

ONE – Installation images from City of Gold Diggers, a Foreign Neighbors exhibition by Jana + Koos which is currently showing in New York City. (Photos by Chris Doss)

 

Jana + Koos - City of Gold Diggers (1)

Jana + Koos - City of Gold Diggers (2)

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Jana + Koos - City of Gold Diggers (3)

 

TWOColour Coated, a fashion editorial styled by Tarryn Oppel and shot by Justin Polkey for Elle Magazine.

 

Justin Polkey for Elle Magazine (3)

Justin Polkey for Elle Magazine (1)

Justin Polkey for Elle Magazine (2)

 

THREEThe Fall Collection by Henriette Botha is made up of bold and colourful pieces with an Afrocentric edge.

 

Henriette Botha - The Fall Collection (2)

Henriette Botha - The Fall Collection (3)

Henriette Botha - The Fall Collection (4)

 

FOUR – Two single-layered linocuts by Dale Lawrence for the exhibition I Take It All Back, running from the 8 June to 8 July at Nirox Projects in Johannesburg.

 

Linocut by Dale Lawrence for the exhibition 'I Take It All Back'

Linocut by Dale Lawrence for the exhibition 'I Take It All Back' (detail)

Linocut by Dale Lawrence for the exhibition 'I Take It All Back' 2

Linocut by Dale Lawrence for the exhibition 'I Take It All Back' (detail) 2

 

FIVE – During his three month internship in America, Bernard Brand will be sharing images of and writings about his experience. The project is called Only In America, check in for regular updates.

 

Bernard Brand - Only in America

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SIX – GIFS of The Nomadic Orchestra by Michael Ellis. Joined by photographer Kent Andreasen, the five piece balkan band are currently on tour from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg. Keep an eye on the band’s tumblr for Kent’s images of the trip.

 

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SEVEN – Limited Edition Packaging for Savanna by Am I Collective.

 

Savanna Limited Edition Packaging by Am I Collective (1)

 

EIGHT – Adam Tensta and Carli, two of the top contemporary club musicians in Sweden, collaborated with Spoek Mathambo to produce a track called Head Trippin.

 

 

Spoek Mathambo

 

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