The Shrunken Forest

Trees call to mind big leafy structures over our heads, like the Oak trees that surround the Montebello Design Centre, where the exhibition is held.  Yet inside the gallery, a miniature world of these majestic forms is offered to us.  The representations and imaginings of the trees are on a small scale. The sculptures are […]

The Benediction of Shade

ON VIEW: 11 May – 31 August 2013 OPENING RECEPTION: 11 May, 11am with a performance by||Hui !Gaeb di Khoen (Cape Town’s People) featuring !Hunib !Gû-Kheosab (Bradlox Vans) on vocals & !Nomab Boesman (Colin Meyer) on mouth bow LECTURE SERIES: Saturday 3 August – Christopher Swift talks about his “Umlungu” series of etchings. Saturday 17 […]

Landscape Re-Orientation, 28 Apr...

“Before it can ever be the repose for the senses, landscape is the work of the mind. Its scenery is built up as much from strata of memory as from layers of rock.”[1] Ask a South African about landscape painting, and it is likely that one of the first images that will come to mind […]