New Arrivals 12th to 18th of December 2015

Evenhuis (R.), Verhey (J.) & van der Bosch (E.) dir. MISS INTERPRETED, (Marlene Dumas)
63 minutes, DVD, , 1997. R450
A documentary on Marlene Dumas made in 1997. The film follows the artist's activities for a period of six months while she prepares for an exhibition, and provides insights into her work and ideas.

Marlene Dumas, born and raised in South Africa, has lived and worked in Amsterdam since 1976.
MacGarry (L.) curator FNB JOBURG ART FAIR, 11-13 September 2015
113 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2015. R295
Catalogue of the 2015 Joburg Art Fair, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg.

Artists exhibited include Stephen Hobbs, Michael MacGarry, Deborah Bell, Mary Sibande, Dumile Feni, Wim Botha, Brett Murray, and Igshaan Adams. Candice Breitz was the Featured Artist. Magadlela was the winner of the FNB Art Prize 2015.

Galleries exhibiting include Goodman Gallery, Stevenson, Whatiftheworld, SMAC Art Gallery, Gallery AOP, blank projects, Commune.1, Gallery MOMO and Everard Read Gallery.
Tamagni (D.) photo. & comp. FASHION TRIBES, global street style
289pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 2015. R720
Photographer Daniele Tamagni uses documentary shots and staged portraiture to capture fashion subcultures around the world: dance collectives in Johannesburg, South Africa; metal rockers in Botswana; models in Senegal; dandies in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and more.

Each of the seven subcultures featured are accompanied by an essay exploring the facets of the style. Contributions include "Joburg Style Battles" by Asanda Sizani, former fashion editor of ELLE South Africa, and "Afrometals, Gaberone, Botswana" by journalist Katie Breen.

Daniele Tamagni is a freelance fashion and documentary photographer based in Milan. He received the 2010 International Center of Photography Infinity Award in applied fashion photography.

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