New Arrivals 16th to 22nd of May 2015

Herholdt (A.) ed. COASTAL CONTEMPORARY, architecture of Nelson Mandela Bay: 2000-2013
175pp., maps, colour illus., hardback, d.w., Port Elizabeth, 2013. R707
Architect Albrecht Herholdt discusses fifty five architectural projects built between 2000 and 2013 in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropole, including Red Location Museum of Struggle, Donkin Reserve Upgrade, the NMBM Stadium, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Human Movement Sciences Building and Zwide Community Hall.


Albrecht Herholdt is a retired Professor of Architecture at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port ELizabeth. He is currently the Director of Architecture at The Matrix.
Michaelis School of Fine Art GRADUATE EXHIBITION, twenty fourteen
275pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2014. R250
Catalogue of the exhibition of work by Bachelor of Fine Art and Postgraduate Diploma graduates, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, 2014.

Contributions include a preface by Fritha Langerman, essays by Nina Liebenberg and Andrew Lanpbrecht, and statements by the artists
Michaelis School of Fine Art GRADUATE SHOW, graduate class 2011
251pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2011. R250
Catalogue of the exhibition of work by Bachelor of Fine Art and Postgraduate Diploma graduates, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, 2011.

Preface by Stephen Inggs.
Preston-Whyte (E.) ZULU BEADWORK,
152pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2014. R225
A brief history of beadwork in KwaZulu-Natal and a guide to contemporary beadwork made both for the market and for personal use by social anthropologist Eleanor Preston-Whyte
Venter (K.) curator FOR JULIET, ceramic sculptor 1950 to 2012
129pp., colour illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2014. R200
Catalogue of the exhibition of ceramics, Tatham Art Gallery, Petermaritzburg, 2014.

Contributions include:
"Juliet Armstrong: archaeology, anthropology and art" by Gavin Whitelaw
"Carrier Shells: Juliet Armstrng and 'Xenophora Juliensis" by Ian Clader
"How Did She Do It? Technical aspects of Juliet Armstrong's work" by Michelle Rall
"Juliet Armstrong's Ceramics: a mediation of Modernism" by Amanda Bucknall
"Referencing Africanness in the Work of Juliet Armstrong" by Juliette Leeb-du Toit

Ceramicist Juliet Armstrong was born in 1950 in Durban. She taught sculpture and ceramics at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and was Director of the Centre for Visual Art from 1998 to 2000 and again from 2006 to 2008. She died in 2012.

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