ART ON THE WALL: INSPIRED BY LEONARDO DA VINCI

Mona Lisa: one of the most iconic paintings of all time To see art on the wall is to experience the tangible form of someone’s deliberate thoughts, beliefs, imagination, fears, courage, confidence, humour – the list is endless. How many of us can say we live so purposefully that we are able to put our…

DON’T BE DESPONDENT: YOU ALREADY ARE THE GOODNESS YOU SEEK

I have begun referring to myself as Soul. Soul in physical body. Om. There is a sense of limitlessness I associate with my new realisation – it’s breath taking and liberating. Most importantly I am able to recognise other souls and understand that no matter where they are, where they are from or headed —…

Mohau Modisakeng

 Untitled – Metamorphosis 2015 About: Mohau Modisakeng was born and raised in Soweto, Johannesburg in 1986. Through his work, Modisakeng delves into the influence of South Africa’s history on how South Africans view and understand their culture, political and social roles as human being in post-colonial Africa as well as post-apartheid South Africa. To achieve…

Come See Beautiful Things

Zanele Muholi – Babhekeni/ Look at them Sometimes it’s great to see a beautiful thing, be taken by it and let it be just that. The lack of concept can be liberating.  I’d love to receive an invite to an exhibition where the artist’s only request is for you to experience sublime images. That’s all. I’ve…

JULY IN JOHANNESBURG MEANS TURBINE ART FAIR

The Turbine Art Fair is back for the 5th year and promises a culturally rich experience for all visitors. The fair will be hosted at the iconic Turbine Hall in Newtown from 14 to 16 July 2017. TAF17 is a platform for galleries, curators and other art organisations to promote emerging and established talents in…