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Black Luminosity foregrounded visibility as an act of refusal

The group exhibition at SMAC gallery, curated by Gcotyelwa Mashiqa, revisited the chromatic and social properties of blackness in contemporary South African visual art The post Black Luminosity foregrounded visibility as an act of refusal appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Art, Tim Clark, Friday, Visual Art, Colour, Jacques-louis David, Blackness, Ralph Ellison, SMAC, Art Exhibitions, South Africa (country, Young Gifted and Black, Smac Gallery, Zandile Tshabalala, Mary Sibande, Alexandra Karakhashian


Reward outweighs the risk for artists daring to go it alone

The success of galleries owned and run by the artists themselves has led to a re-examination of the business of art The post Reward outweighs the risk for artists daring to go it alone appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Time, Oprah Winfrey, Friday, Trevor Noah, Stevenson, Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, Ben Kennedy, Goodman Gallery, Norval Foundation, Nelson Makamo, BKHZ, Anne Reverdy, Banele Khoza, Botho Project Space, Bridget Baker, Chloë Reid