Author Archive | Chris Swift

Greatest Hits 2009 is a selected exhibition of graduate works. Works have been selected from Michaelis school of Fine Art UCT, Ruth Prowse School of Art and Stellenbosch University. The exhibition offers an overview of the local and broader discourses that run through the three schools and reflects the quality of work produced by the graduate students in 2009.

Greatest Hits at AVA Gallery

Greatest Hits 2009 is a selected exhibition of graduate works. Works have been selected from Michaelis school of Fine Art UCT, Ruth Prowse School of Art and Stellenbosch University. The exhibition offers an overview of the local and broader discourses that run through the three schools and reflects the quality of work produced by the […]

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Current Matters is an exhibition of artworks by contemporary South African Artists, ranging from young emerging to well-known established artists' interpretation of the theme - "dealing with relevant political, social, economical and religious issues concerning the well-being of our planet Earth."

Current Matters at Grande Provence

Current Matters is an exhibition of artworks by contemporary South African Artists, ranging from young emerging to well-known established artists’ interpretation of the theme – “dealing with relevant political, social, economical and religious issues concerning the well-being of our planet Earth.”

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Pedagogue

Being a head boy in the very last privileged ‘whites only’ matriculation year (1990) and now, two decades later, finally closing in on my earlier ambitions to become a high school art teacher in democratic South Africa, this work reflects notions of ‘acceptable’ past behavior and history according to those who wrote it – predominantly […]

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