Monthly Archives: March 2011

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: My art is my voice

WHAT:  An exciting exhibition of affordable original prints, drawings, paintings and mixed media works by a selection of extraordinary black artists.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   WHO:     The approximately 40 artists whose artwork will be shown include, among others: From the 1970s to the 1990s: Eli Kobeli, David Koloane, Frank Ledimo, Dumisani Mabaso, Osiah Masekoameng, Jones Mathebula, Jacob Molefe, Thabo Mothudi, […]

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Launch of the Novel: THE LANDSCAPE PAINTER by Craig Higginson

WHAT:  Launch of Craig Higginson’s new novel The Landscape Painter                                                                                                                       WHO: Craig Higginson is a writer, theatre director and university lecturer. His plays as a writer include Dream of the Dog, The Girl in the Yellow Dress and Little Foot L. His other novels include The Hill and Last Summer .  Craig is currently the Literary […]

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Jessica Webster’s exhibition at David Krut opens tonight

‘Original Skin’  by Jessica Webster runs from 24th March to 30th April at David Krut Projects 140 Jan Smuts Ave Parkwood. The exhibition includes paintings and a selection of works on paper and paintings. The artist works with ideas of surface and skin by placing her physical body onto the printing press and using her skin […]

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Don’t ever say ‘There is no good theatre in Joburg’

RICHARD III at the Market Theatre is a  stunning contemporary production with 3 actors playing all the roles in Shakespeare’s play.  How they do it is beyond me – playing one role in a Shakespeare tragic drama is enough of a challenge. Excellent performances, very clever stage set,  and amazing use of over the top […]

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Exhibition of two master potters at Digby Hoets’ studio in Midrand this weekend

Exhibition of two of South Africa’s master potters – Friday 25 to Sunday 27 March from 10am until 5pm.  Digby Hoets who lives and works in Midrand makes beautiful large pots and jars, while Andrew Walford  who lives in KwaZulu Natal is influenced by Japanese and English pottery. Andrew will be demonstrating the art of throwing pots at […]

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