Andre Swart

Durban In Isolation. Durban In Isolation is a body of work I have been busy with from April 2020 until present. This is an ongoing project documenting the isolated state of humans on Durban’s busiest and most democratic and inclusive spaces, The Durban Beachfront. The aim of this project is to show, that even in such a busy and all inclusive setting, isolation is rife. Especially considering the last year or so, where isolation was deemed a necessity for the greater good of man kind.

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Theodor van der Merwe

I make abstract art and I paint realist landscapes. I believe my abstract works are landscapes too: immersive environments of repeated shapes, tactile paint application and singing colour relations. My artworks invite their viewer to jump in and experience the resonance of the shapes and colours I have chosen, and hopefully inhabit the landscape they see in front of them to whatever extent they see possible. I must add that these works are definitely influenced by a love of the patterns that I have encountered around me and in the process tried to create something midway between a pattern and a landscape.

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Wezile Mgibe

My intentions are to use art as a tool for social change. I have been deliberate in highlighting voices and bodies in the process of creating work. I am interested in concept of distortion, memory, displacement and how historical events are presented in the modern days. In my practice, I always produce peculiar and durational work. In this way, I am giving a room to further conversations, which is something i believe we should have trough art, a conversation. Through my practice I have developed an awareness that I am not unique, but that all people are on a journey of discovery as one that addresses social change, and one that requires us to face and perhaps forgive some very difficult realities. I envision my work as assisting humans to find their voices, despite their marginalization and exclusion from public and social spaces because of their economic status, background, gender or sexual orientation.

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Claud test

Proposal: Biography: WORKS:

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