New Arrivals 7th to 13th of November 2013

ANDRIES GOUWS, Pedestrian Paintings, 2007-2011
58 pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2011. R250
Catalogue of the travelling exhibition that opened at the University of Stellenbosch Woordefees in March 2011.

Includes the essays:
"'Stains Upon Silence'" by Michael Godby
"Feet Also Feature" by Sally-Ann Murray
"The Picture Stares Back" by Gerhard Schoeman.

Andries Gouws was born in Johannesburg in 1952. He lives in Jamestown, outside Stellenbosch.
McInnes (J.) & Mboweni (M.) curators DOMESTIC, Jodi Bieber, Reshma Chhiba, Hannelie Coetzee, Penny George, Gabrielle Goliath, Nadine Hutton, Alison Kearney, Nandipha Mntambo, Zanele Muholi, Diane Victor
47 pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, (Johannesburg), 2009. OUT OF STOCK
Catalogue of the exhibition, Goethe-on-Main, Johannesburg, 2009.

Curators Jacki McInnes and Melissa Mboweni approached a group of South African women artists and invited them to "engage in a dialogue, real or metaphorical, with another woman, or group of women, who is in some way affected by the scenario of domestic violence." from their foreword

This body of work was exhibited in conjunction with National Women's Day, 9th August 2009.

Includes the essay, "Domestic: fragments for discussion" by Jacki McInnes and Melissa Mboweni, and comments on their work by the artists.
Naurattel (C.) & Willemse (E.) eds. LOOKING BACK WHILE MOVING FORWARDS, North-West University art collection
174 pp., oblong to., colour illus., hardback, Potchefstroom, 2013. R420
The catalogue of the North-West University (previously Potchefstroom University) art collection, established over the course of eighty years. Includes work by Maud Sumner, Frans Oerder, Pippa Skotnes, Gregoire Boonzaier, Maggie Laubser, Jackson Hlungwani, Edoardo Villa, Christo Coetzee, Bettie Cilliers-Barnard, Judith Mason-Attwood, Maud Sumner, Walter Battiss, Sam Nhlengethwa, Claudette Schreuders, Marco Cianfanelli, and many others.

Essays include:
"Legacy of a Settler Sublime: landscape as cultural metaphor in selected artworks from the North-West University Art Collection" by Richardt Strydom
"Christo Coetzee: Suid-Afrika se voorste 'avant-garde' kunstenaar" by John Botha
"Walter Battiss" by Nicholas Allen
"'n Narratiewe Luister na Philamon Hlungwani se 'Hihanya hi matimba' (2005)" by Elani Willemse.

Text in English and Afrikaans.
Zapiro MY BIG FAT GUPTA WEDDING, cartoons from Mail & Guardian, Sunday Times and The Times
160 pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2013. R150
The annual collection of Jonathan Shapiro's (Zapiro) cartoons, published since 1996.

In 2012 Zapiro received the International Publishers Association (IPA) Freedom to Publish Prize, as well as the Standard Bank Sikuvile Newspaper Journalism Award for Editorial Cartooning. In 2013 he was named as one of City Press's "100 World Class South Africans". He is also being honoured for his contributions to press freedom and social commentary with the renaming of a street in Guguletu, Cape Town, as Zapiro Lane.

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