New Arrivals 11th to 17th of April 2017

IGSHAAN ADAMS,
147pp., colour illus., paperback, Revised Edition, Cape Town, (2015) 2017. R720
Igshaan Adams uses nylon rope, string, beads and found fabric.

Contributions include:
"Igshaan Adams, selected works 2009-2015", a conversation between Jennifer Bell and the artist
"Cleansing via The Senses as Eyesight Follows the Soul, Igshaan Adams' 'Bismillah' performance" by Ruth Simbao
"'Should I Just Keep Telling Stories?' The projections of self in the work of Igshaan Adams" by Josephine Higgins.

Igshaan Adams was born in 1982 in Cape Town, where he still lives.
Hugo (Pieter) photo. 1994,
90pp., colour illus., hardback, dw, Munich, 2016. R800
A series of portraits of South African and Rwandan children, taken between 2014 and 2016.

Includes the essay "Giants" by Ashraf Jamal.
Makhubu (N.) & Mabaso (N.) curators FANTASTIC, Jelili Atiku, Dineo Seshee Bopape, Kudzanai Chiurai, Andrew Esiebo, Milumbe Haimbe, Aida Muluneh, Terence Nance, Tracey Rose, Zina Saro-Wiwa, Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum
125pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2015. R560
Catalogue of the exhibition, Michaelis Galleries, Cape Town, 2015.

This exhibition and the inter-disciplinary colloquium, presented by Michaelis Galleries and the Centre for Curating the Archives, focused on the fantastic in contemporary art and visual culture.

Includes the essays:
"Fantastic Defiance" by Nomusa Makhubu
"The Search for Transcendence" by Nkule Mabaso.
Michaelis School of Fine Art GRADUATE EXHIBITION, 2015
237pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2015. R560
Catalogue of the exhibition, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, 2015.

Preface by Fritha Langerman. Short essays by Andrew Lamprecht, Nomusa Makhubu and Anna Stielau.
Walters (A.) photo. UITSIG,
117pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2015. R560
Catalogue of the exhibition, Sanlam Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2015.

A photographic essay on the community of Uitsig and surrounding suburbs, a working class area of Cape Town.

Introduction by Stefan Hundt. Includes the essays "Out of Sight. Uitsig. Walking with Ashley Walters" by Ismail Farouk and "Somewhere Better Than This Place, Nowhere Better Than This Place" by Manuel Segade.

Photographer Ashley Walters was born in Cape Town in 1983. He received a Tierney Fellowship and has won several awards, among them the Katrine Harries Print Cabinet Award (2013), The Michaelis Prize (2011), the Simon Gerson Prize (2011) and David Marais Memorial Prize (2009).

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