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FAITH 47, briefly back in South ...

FAITH 47 is briefly back in South Africa after her move to Los Angeles. To all the followers of her work, we would like to share that she will be at the DAVID KRUT WORKSHOP at ARTS ON MAIN on Sunday 17 February 2019, 11am to 1pm, to talk about her experiences in re-locating to […]

Film by Rowan Pybus – Fait...

Film by Rowan Pybus – Faith47, Fragments of a Burnt History

Rowan Pybus has produced this short video of Faith47’s Fragments of a Burnt History, an installation showing at David Krut Projects, Parkwood, from 8 November 2012 – 9 February 2013. Starting in a forgotten and dusty letterpress studio and moving through the installation it gives the viewer a deeper understanding of the body of work. […]

Faith47 – The Long Wait, P...

Faith47 – The Long Wait, Part Three

The Long Wait is a series of artworks created on the streets of Johannesburg towards the end of September 2012, which constituted the first instalment of Fragments of a Burnt History. The images, referencing a photographic project by Alexia Webster entitled Waiting for Work, are of groups of men in various postures of waiting. The […]

Faith47 – The Long Wait, P...

Faith47 – The Long Wait, Part Two

The Long Wait is a series of artworks created on the streets of Johannesburg towards the end of September 2012, which constituted the first instalment of Fragments of a Burnt History. The images, referencing a photographic project by Alexia Webster entitled Waiting for Work, are of groups of men in various postures of waiting. The […]

Faith47 – The Long Wait, P...

Faith47 – The Long Wait, Part One

Miners are waiting for justice. Workers are waiting for a living wage. People are waiting for service delivery. Refugees are waiting for assistance. Men are waiting for jobs. We are all waiting for an honest politician. So many people are waiting for others to do things first. To take the blame. To do things for […]

Faith47 Photodiary, painting ...

Faith47 Photodiary, painting “The Hollow Land” in Gugulethu

Faith47 spent some time in Guglethu recently, painting in a corner of Gugulethu, a township just outside of Cape Town. The resulting piece is titled “The Hollow Land.” The following photodiary documents the experience:   PHOTO DIARY – 30TH OF MAY 2012 from FAITH47 on Vimeo.   RECENT NEWS Faith47 & DalEast show in Melbourne […]

Faith47 and DALeast show in Melb...

As part of a very busy travel schedule for 2012, Faith47 and DALeast have spent some time in Melbourne for the Carbon Festival and their collaborative show, Antenna Garden, at the RTIST Gallery. In her work for Antenna Garden, Faith47 is exploring scratchings on walls – ‘marks left behind by vagrants and stowaways, emotional scrapings, […]

Faith47 in studio at DKW

Faith’s images reconstruct lost objects, broken-down cars, old factories and dusty side roads of forgotten towns. She investigates how humans interact with their environment, what scratches and memories they leave behind. Her interactions resonate with our fragility, with our innate understanding of symbols, dreams, textures and inevitable impermanence. Faith47 is a self taught artist, best […]

Faith47 shows at Von der Heydt M...

LEFT: “La mierda que tenemos que travesar nadando” (Purge the horrible darkness of my mind) RIGHT: “Horridas nostrae mentis purga tenebras” (The shit we have to swim through) Both works are mixed media, 200 x 87cm Faith47 is best known in South Africa for her influence in the street art arena, but she is fast […]

FAITH47 – FRAGMENTS OF A B...

FAITH47 – FRAGMENTS OF A BURNT HISTORY – PREVIEW IMAGES

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