New Arrivals 9th to 15th of May 2014

IRRESPECTIV, Kendell Geers
304 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, hard plastic slipcase, Barcelona, 2007. R595
Published in conjunction with a European travelling exhibition, this monograph highlights the main aspects of Kendell Geers' work, covering installations, photographs, drawings and performances from the beginning of his career until 2007.

Contributions include the essays:
"Here Lies Kendell Geers, the Cannibal" by Paulo Herkenhoff
"The Bewilderment of Pentheus on the Attractivity of the State of Nature (and on the State of Nature as Attraction)" by Lieven de Cauter and Rudi Laermans,
"Kendell Geers, the internal experience from breaking in to breaking out" by Christine Macel
"States of Emergence, growing up in apartheid South Africa, aspects of Kendell Geers' art production whilst living in South Africa 1988-1998" by Warren Siebrits
and an interview between Jerome Sans and Kendell Geers.

Kendell Geers was born in 1968 in Johannesburg. He moved to Belgium in 2000.
Bell-Roberts (B.) & Jamal (A.) 100 GOOD IDEAS, celebrating 20 years of democracy
415 pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2014. R350
A celebration of South African creativity. The 100 good ideas presented in this book include Zapiro, Spier Arts Academy, Maboneng Township Art Experience, Monkeybiz, Ardmore, Artists' Press, Jay Pather, William Kentridge, Marlene Dumas, Jane Alexander, Samson Mudzunga, Faith 47, Noria Mabasa, Helen Sebidi, Jackson Hlungwani, Willem Boshoff, Ambush Eco-Art Collective, Design Indaba, FNB Joburg Art Fair, Marianne Fassler, and Cape Town Art Fair.

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