Oh Wow! – Spontaneous Drawings, Wilderness Techno and an Origami Window Display.

This week’s round-up of wow-worthy things includes an incredible origami window display that took over 45 hours to complete, some cheeky watercolour paintings and three songs we’re listening to on repeat.

 

ONE – Artworks from Forming Impressions | A Ghost in the Machine, an exhibition showing until 6 June at Warren Editions.

 

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Georgina Gratrix, Bad Feminist

 

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Matty Roodt, Reen Moiré

 

Jody Paulsen Tropical Urbano

Jody Paulsen, Tropical Urbano

 

TWO – In his series Thank You But No Thank You, Byron Fredericks investigates the artist’s ability to forget about the technicalities of what makes a drawing and to instead become lost in spontaneous mark-making.

 

you got me with that one, 2014. chalk pastel on paper. 18 x 24 inch.

you got me with that one

 

k, 2014. chalk pastel on paper. 18 x 24 inch.

k

 

scribbles, 2014. chalk pastel on paper. 18 x 24 inch.

scribbles

 

to kill a mocking being, 2014. chalk pastel on paper. 18 x 24 inch.

to kill a mocking being

 

if you see this itÔÇÖs too late. bye, 2014. chalk pastel on paper. 18 x 24 inch.

if you see this it’s too late

 

THREE -‘Mad’gas:Car’, a single from CAVES upcoming full-length album.

 

 

FOUR – An origami window display by Ross Symons and ANDPEOPLE for adidas’ Supercolor range at the newly launched AREA3 store in Braamfontein.

 

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Adidas Supercolour - Ross Symons Origami

 

FIVE – A new track by Sylvan Aztok, which he descriptively classifies as ‘wilderness techno’.

 

 

SIX – Recent watercolour paintings by Lady Skollie.

 

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“He was, like, this big.” Girls talking smack at the pool.

 

Catalogue

No Potassium for Sister during Lent.

 

SEVEN – Tee’s illustrated by Muti for Mingo Lamberti‘s colab with Brooklyn Industries. Read about it here.

 

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EIGHT – ‘CRUSHHH’ by Jumping Back Slash.

 

 

NINE Kim Longhurst‘s winning design for MRP’s billboard competition. Look out for it in Braamfontein from 23 April until the end of May.

 

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TEN – Lookbook images shot by Buhle Skhosana and styled by Theo Malebane with Christopher Tsinyane for Skop Die Bucket‘s SS15 collection, ‘Guts Of Glory’.

 

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ELEVEN – An illustration by Rikus Ferreira protesting the Xenopobic attacks in Durban.

 

Rikus Ferreira

 

 

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