Richard Ketley and Logo Oluwamuyiwa

Submitted by: Richard Ketley Proposal: “Glocal” our exhibition at the Fring features work created by the creative partnership of Logo Oluwamuyiwa and Richard Ketley and is a reflection on the visual and mental geography of their collaboration. The work weaves between the cities in which they work and live – Lagos, Dubai, Johannesburg. Images and […]

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It is what it is…

Proposal: It is what it is is an exhibition that consists of works that manipulate and transform the traditional forms of art making as means of visually communicating and questioning current issues. The participating contemporary artists depart from the modernistic notion of art making technically and by conceptually developing their work in order to communicate […]

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Kelly Clohessy

Proposal: CRASH – the collective noun for Rhino, as in A Crash of Rhino. The concept for CRASH was borne out of my observation of the current rhino crisis within South Africa.This series of work is split into 4 parts. Part I compares the characteristics of the White and the Black Rhino. Part II depicts […]

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Lisahluma

Proposal: I am a storytelling and writing artists who wishes to showcase her work through a live performance . I would like to perform a piece which seeks to contribute towards celebration of the international literacy day in September while simultatneously raising awareness about abduction of girl children in our continent. It is entitled ” […]

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Gabriel Communications mobile exhibition

Submitted by: odirile majatladi Proposal: Coming from a town that is known to export talent in the art sector we do not have places for artists to exhibit their work.As we stand right now Mafikeng doe not have a art gallery or a space or event where artists can exhibit their work.We hope this project […]

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Howard Smith

Proposal: What is your work about? I am interested in the process of making art and trying to make visible its means and development. This interest conjoins with a need to pare down my means whenever possible. For some time now I have focused on the brush stroke or mark as the basic element I […]

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Bisschoff & De Villiers

Proposal: A two-person exhibition of artworks. The two of us have been painting our very particular interpretations of skies and variations thereof for many years and have decided to co-exhibit in order to give audiences a powerful visual experience. Much of our work is based on influences of the Old Masters with a definite 21st […]

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Frances Spangenberg

Submitted by: frances spangenberg Proposal: The conceptual aspects of my paintings revolve around greyhound racing. Each painting focuses on the physical and mental stain the greyhound dogs have to endure in the races they have no choice but to compete in. My aim in my work is to envision myself as one of these dogs. […]

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Nicola van Straaten & Coila-Leah Enderstein

Proposal: Rhythm Study is a short dance film that documents the traces of a conversation between a musician and a dancer. In the performing arts, dance and music have always shared a certain relationship. Although each art form exists fully in its own right, there is something intuitive and attractive about the dialogue, the conversation […]

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Claudia Shneider

Proposal: Claudia Shneider I propose to make an installative sculpture on the Joburg Fringe, I am working on a concept. At this stage it is a work in progress and has a working title Platforming the Engage Practice. I will also exhibit a series of drawings. I hope to update the text here accordingly, once […]

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