Picture & Paper

Picture & Paper – It began with the ostensibly inchoate act of making signs on surfaces, be they recordings of constellations, simple decorations or more arcane representations of shamanistic experiences, on rock surfaces and in caves. Picture & Paper . June 30 – July 28, 2015 Indeed the origins of humanity cannot be extricated from […] The post Picture & Paper appeared first on Cape Town. Cape Town »...

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Spain wants more SA music and films

Pretoria – King Juan Carlos of Spain wants to see more South African music, films and crafts in their country, Spanish Ambassador Benavides Orgaz told Arts and Culture Minister Paul Mashatile during the signing of a cultural agreement between the two countries in Pretoria on Tuesday. “For us, signing a cultural agreement with a country […] The post Spain wants more SA music and films appeared first on GlobalBuzz SA....

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Falls of Halladale – a colourful ship’s story captured by Jack Spurling

Two mutinies, a man presumably lost overboard, two women crew members and a wreck off the coast of Australia are just some of the colourful incidents in the life of this four-masted, iron-hulled barque which was painted in 1927 by marine artist Jack Spurling. The painting by Spurling, while spirited, gives little indication of the […] Tony McGregor » »...

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The Defaced Spear

  The Spear by the artist, Brett Murray, has certainly created a fair amount of ink space and public outcry as well as debate. In the end, the defaced painting sold for R136,000 to some German buyer who will have something to discuss at their next tea party.   The post The Defaced Spear appeared first on GlobalBuzz SA. GlobalBuzz SA » Arts &...

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Artist Ida Oelke Exhibition Lanzarote
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Artist Ida Oelke Exhibition Lanzarote

Playa Blanca, Lanzarote – The Art Exhibition of Ida Oelke was hosted at the Mager Clinic, on Friday the 12th of June  2015. The island of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands, has a number of resident artists and at times during the year there any many artists visiting the archipelago, to either display their artwork or develop their art. On this occasion, the German artist presented; Ida Oelke / Holzchnitte / Grabados en Madera, a...

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