New Arrivals 7th to 13th of March 2014

Ballen (R.) photo. ROGER BALLEN/ DIE ANTWOORD, I fink u freeky
127 pp., 4to., illus., hardback, Munich, etc, 2013. R740
Photographer Roger Ballen and Yolandi Visser and Ninja of the South African rap-rave band, Die Antwoord, collaborated to create this series of photographs.

Contributions include an introduction by Ninja and Yolandi Visser, an interview with Roger Ballen conducted by Die Antwoord, and the essay, "A Dark & Deadly Collaboration" by Ivor Powell.
Chiurai (K.), Matsetela (L.) & Taplin (K.) eds. STATE OF THE NATION, Lines vol.3 2012
111 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2012. R575
"'Lines' magazine is a supplement of literary expression and graphic continuation of Kudzanai Chiurai's art exhibitions - providing space for others to expand on his visual rhetoric and questioning." pg.3

Kudzanai Chiurai's "State of the Nation" exhibition dealt with the subject of revolution. The articles in this edition of Lines magazine address the theme of revolution and question the status quo of South Africa, and Africa as a whole.

Contributors include Charles Nhamo Rupare, Sean O'Toole, Lucky Makena, Sindi-Leigh and Tenielle McBride. Also includes a selection of photographs by Chris Saunders and drawings, paintings and photographs from Chiurai's "State of the Nation" exhibition.

Kudzanai Chiurai was born in 1981 in Zimbabwe. Currently he lives and works in Johannesburg.
Maritz (N.) NICOLAAS MARITZ, paintings, drawings & prints
96 pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2013. R265
A lavishly illustrated overview of Nicolaas Maritz's work, with comments by the artist.

Nicolaas Maritz was born in 1959 in Pretoria. He lives and works in Darling.

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