New Arrivals 6th to 12th of June 2017

CANDICE BREITZ, The Scripted Life
229pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Bregenz, 2010. R1095
Published in conjunction with the exhibition, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria, 2010.

Includes the essays:
"Idolatory of the False: portraiture and mass consciousness in Candice Breitz's video portraits" by Okwui Enwezor
"Performing the Role and Always Becoming" by Beatrice von Bismarck
"Candice Breitz: recitation: by Colin Richards.

Text in both German and English.

Candice Breitz was born in Johannesburg in 1972. She currently lives in Berlin, and has been a tenured professor at the Braunschweig University of Art since 2007. She is representing South Africa at the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017, together with Mohau Modisakeng.
CANDICE BREITZ, Love Story
143pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, Bielefeld, 2016. R1095
Published in conjunction with the exhibition, Candice Breitz: Ponderosa, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, 2016.

Includes the essays:
"We Are the Others. On Candice Breitz's Love Story" by Sven Beckstette
"After Mass Culture" by Erica Balsom
"Frontal Plane, contradiction and complexity in the art of Candice Breitz" by Tom Holert.

Text in English and German.

Candice Breitz was born in Johannesburg in 1972. She currently lives in Berlin, and has been a tenured professor at the Braunschweig University of Art since 2007. She is representing South Africa at the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017, together with Mohau Modisakeng.
MINNETTE VÁRI, Of Darkness and Of Light
160pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2016. R515
Published in conjunction with the exhibition, Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg, 2016.

Includes the essays:
"The Multiple Lives of Minnette Vári; or the art of the mask", foreword by Simon Njami
"Minnette Vári: Alien/nation" by Pamela Allara
"Transitions: Minnette Vári in conversation" by Tracy Murinik
"In Transition: remastering a vocabulary of ambiguity and polsemy" by Fabiana Lopes
"Minnette Vári's mid-1990s Works in Context" by John Peffer
"Out of Time" by James Sey.

Minnette Vári was born in 1968 in Pretoria and lives and works in Johannesburg.

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