Tag Archives: South Africa


Artists
Photo from Breaking Waves, 2015.

COURTESY THE DRAWING CENTER

‘One Discovers the Avant-Garde in the Pockets of Undefined Spaces’: Robin Rhode on ‘Drawing Waves’ at The Drawing Center

Though it may appear archetypically modern—with unambiguous Duchamp references, no less—Robin Rhode’s public art, as depicted in photographic stop-action series, is a far more primordial thing, closely aligned with cave paintings and the outsider surrealism of early memories. Incorporating design … Read More


Artists News On View
Kay Hassan, Passage of Time, 2014, vintage record and radio installation.
COURTESY JACK SHAINMAN GALLERY

‘It Gave Us Hope': Kay Hassan on Jazz During Apartheid, and His New Show at Jack Shainman

“It is like jazz, yes, how I make my art,” said Kay Hassan, whose exhibition “Everyday People” is currently showing at Jack Shainman Gallery’s West 20th Street location in New York. “I find that very liberating, to be open to … Read More


News Web Exclusive
Jodi Beiber, Protest against Chris Hani’s Assassination, 1993, black and white photograph.
© GOODMAN GALLERY JOHANNESBURG.

Things Fall Apartheid

An ambitious, devastating, revelatory survey at the ICP is the first of several upcoming museum shows to explore how South African photography evolved from a document into a blunt instrument Read More