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DUE TO THE NOVEMBER EXAMINATION PERIOD EVENTS WILL BE LIMITED FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR.

 

You are warmly invited to the Rhodes University Fine Arts BFA Graduate Exhibitions 2017

Friday 3 November

5:30pm,

Starts at School of Art, Somerset St

For One Night Only - The Rhodes University Fine Art Department is pleased to announce that the Fourth Year Graduate Exhibition will take place on Friday the 3rd of November 2017.  This annual year end show begins at 5:30 at the School of Art in Somerset Street, and takes the form of a walkabout through the Rhodes BFA students final exhibitions hosted at various venues nearby.

The public is invited to explore these exhibition sites and exciting installation spaces in Grahamstown.

Each year, the graduate exhibitions represent the culmination of four years of focused study in the visual arts and reflect both the art students'

growth of individual vision, and a process of rigorous self-reflexive interrogation. Submissions cover a variety of artistic mediums including photography, painting, printmedia, sculpture, installation, video and performance. 

The 4th year students and their exhibition titles for 2017 are (in the order in which the work can be viewed):

  1. School of Art, Somerset Street: Simone Soutter,The fractured Catharsis of the fragile mind; Tayla Maclure Hoepfl, Wall Flower; Thabiso Mafana, The Army of 144 000; Amy von Witt, Deflowered Rhodes Theatre Complex: Francesca Roberts, Cul-de-sac
  2. Randell House Annex: Tayla Shan Solomon, Insects are people too
  3. Albany Natural Sciences Museum: Candice Philip, Dying to be cool; Tebogo Boikanyo Matshana, Little Bird Soars.
  4. Albany History Museum: Tinotenda Mubvumbi, Vatorwa; Uyanda Tom, Iqhawe(-kazi); Ashley Hodgson, The Art of Adulting; Sarah van der Spuy, Obscura.
  5. Botany Department: Shannon Hansen, Anti Botanical
  6. 1820 Settlers Monument: Novisha Steyn, Framed; Stephanie Proctor, Thick-Skinned; Mosa Anita Kaiser, The Assumption(s) of Mary (can these dry bones live?); Lauren Pascal King, #GalGamez

 

For further Information please contact:

Rat Western 

Rhodes Fine Art School

n.western at ru.ac.za

FINE ART DEPT WEBSITE: https://www.ru.ac.za/fineart/

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