Monthly Archives: January 2012

REVIEWING THE VIEWERS: EXHIBITION OF WORLD PRESS PHOTO AWARD 2011, THE CASTLE OF GOOD HOPE, CAPE TOWN

He reads the text captions digesting each word. Sifting the context into focus through the newspapers and books he has read, and the news bulletins he has watched. His empathy is preceded by relief, that he was not born there, … Continue reading

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COLLECTING LEGENDARY ONE – LINERS: PICASSO AND AVANT CAR GUARD

Photo Credit : PM Avant Car Guard. Any Idea (2012) Mixed media on paper. 65 x 50cm As seen at Blank Projects.

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A SHORT STORY THAT CANNOT END WELL

An elderly woman with abruptly cut grey hair, a vestigial of contemporary sensibility, prowls the gallery spreading a miasmatic dander that smells like self-righteous moth balls. With the same respect the young women gives mouldy bread, she applies an appeasing … Continue reading

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