The annual SculptX exhibition is on at the Melrose Gallery, Johannesburg. With over fifty contemporary sculptors represented and over 150… Read more SculptX at The Melrose Gallery
Rock Blossoms are a tribute to the rich history of glass and its origins.
My work questions these personal observations and forces me to look beyond the digital frame.
“As with much of my work I play with the idea of these digitized images/experiences against analogue realtime distortions of our contiguous spaces.”
A device so cunningly crafted it will open your mind to alternate possibilities. A portal to absorb your attention, make you look at the cosmos and the cosmos at you like never before.
Making art is an indescribable urge to create something, to see where it can lead. Art breaks the norm as it empowers me to bring to life an idea from within myself. This idea then manifests itself in a physical object which in turn has the potential to be shared with the world.
The title references a duality, of that what you are seeing being a suggested resemblance of something else, something very familiar in this digital age.
An average day in our contemporary social-connected society is filled with thousands of images, ideas, concepts. All secondhand info. All seen through filtered hand-held battery operated lenses.
We hope that you can join us for these openings or enjoy the exhibitions during their run till mid July.
Everything is connected yet sometimes we feel the need to just disconnect…