These are the artworks that made us do a double-take at the 57th Venice Biennale.
Person: Kemang Wa Lehulere
Didn’t make it to the Cape Town Art Fair? Here’s a glimpse of this year’s highlights in pictures.
This week in Joburg there’s no shortage of creative events to keep you busy and the winter blues away. From femme DJ parties to exhibition openings, visiting UK electro act Darkstar, film screenings and more!
This week it’s Thursdays Late, the mobile edition of First Thursdays taking place in Woodstock. Exhibition openings on the night include Igshaan Adams’ solo show exploring hybrid identity at Blank Projects, solo shows by Olafur Eliassona and Kemang Wa Lehuler at Stevenson and a group show at the Goodman Gallery.
The 2015 Standard Bank Young Artist for Visual Art, Kemang Wa Lehulere, speaks to us briefly about unwritten texts, narratives and fiction in his work.
Contemporary South African art will be in the spotlight at the San Francisco MOMA in a new exhibition: Public Intimacy: Art and Other Ordinary Acts in South Africa.