Posts tagged Street Art

Stephen Hobbs’ Embodiment ...

The experience of the city is personal, as such artists often choose to depict their vision of a city, a dystopian or utopian projection of the space as they see it. Yet Stephen Hobbs of the Trinity Sessions is experienced in inner city art projects that work on urban rejuvenation harnessing the skills of underprivileged […]

Faith47 featured at Miami Art Ba...

Faith47 featured at Miami Art Basel 2013 and SCOPE Miami Beach 2013

Three works by one of South African’s top street artists, Faith47, were featured in Miami this December. Two works were featured in Wynwood Walls: Women On the Walls, co-curated by Jeffrey Deitch. The exhibition features the works of Aiko, Miss Van, Maya Hayuk, Lady Pink, Fafi, Sheryo, Kashink, Lakwena, Faith 47, Claw Money, Too Fly, Jess&Katie, […]

Installation and Progress Images...

Installation and Progress Images – Faith47’s Fragments of a Burnt History

Photographs by Rowan Pybus of the artist working on editions, setting up the installation and details of the installation itself. Faith47’s Fragments of a Burnt History, showing at David Krut Projects Parkwood from 8 November 2012 to mid-January 2013, is comprised of an installation of found objects and artwork created in the artist’s studio, as […]

TEASER VIDEO – FAITH47, FR...

TEASER VIDEO – FAITH47, FRAGMENTS OF A BURNT HISTORY

A teaser video in preparation of Faith47’s solo exhibition at David Krut Projects, Parkwood – Fragments of a Burnt History. Filmed and Produced by Rowan Pybus Music – ‘Jim comes to Joburg’ by Dolly Rathebe SHOW OPENS 8 NOVEMBER, 6.30pm read more about the exhibition FRAGMENTS OF A BURNT HISTORY – TEASER _ 2012 from […]

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 – Taming of the be...

Faith47 – Taming of the beasts, new painting in Shanghai

Faith47 recently spent some time in China, where she produced a new street work bringing the spirits of the African Rhinos into Asia, “to help in the settling of their restless spirits.” In 2010 there were 333 rhinos illegally killed for their horns in South Africa. In 2011 the total for the year rose to […]

Faith47 in Paris

Following the mural in Champagne, Faith47 created the work below in Paris as part of the Paris Free Walls project. This mural is entitled Before We Born. Faith47 will be exhibiting with David Krut Projects in November and December 2012. Images courtesy Faith47

Faith47 in Champagne

Faith47 has just completed the mural The Progress of the Truth of Man (above) somewhere in Champagne in Northern France. This piece was soon followed by the work Before We Born in Paris. Her installation who cannot pretend? death. is a form of art. is showing in Stockholm, Sweden. Faith47 will be exhibiting with David Krut […]

Faith47 in Stockholm

Faith47 has just completed work on an installation in at the Kulturhuset Stockholm, Sweden, entitled who cannot pretend? death. is a form of art. The arches featured in this exhibition also appeared at Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, about which more can be read here. For more on Faith47, see the images of the work […]

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 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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