I recently gave a short presentation on my work with the Robben Island Fence and the work of RIACT in putting it to socially beneficial use. This is a project I am passionate about. You can watch the YouTube recording of my presentation below.
At a time when the whole world’s attention is focussed on South Africa as the first African nation to host the Fifa World Cup, it is easy to forget that none of this could have been possible without one incredible man. The legacy that Nelson Mandela has endured and created is inspiring, infectious and a […]
Originally based on the Helepolis – a Greek siege machine of war, and later structurally researched on the oppressive apartheid observation structures.
As I worked with the Robben Island fencing, I started to realise that it had the potential to be so much more than the raw material for some of my artworks…