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#DailyArtDose South Africa Round-Up   06.25.10

Week of June 21

Rowan Smith: http://whatiftheworld.com
Anthea Moys: http://antheamoys.co.za
Cameron Platter: http://whatiftheworld.com
Lawrence Lemaoana: http://brodiestevenson.com
Sue Williamson: http://goodman-gallery.com

Resurrection Series 2, Lawrence Lemaoana (image via: http://brodiestevenson.com)
Resurrection Series 2, Lawrence Lemaoana (image via: http://brodiestevenson.com)

Author: Christopher Lynn, Executive Director
Category: #DailyArtDose

#DailyArtDose Round-Up   06.22.10

The following #DailyArtDose clusters will feature several South African contemporary artists as we prepare for SWAP artist Nandipha Mntambo and celebrate The World Cup!

Week of June 14

Hasan & Husain Essop: http://goodman-gallery.com
Zander Blom: mhttp://ichaelstevenson.com
Marcus Neustetter: http://marcusneustetter.net
Bettina Malcomess: http://creativeafricanetwork.com & http://paulkleezentrum.ch
Meschac Gaba: http://michaelstevenson.com

Zander Blom (image via: http://voltashow.com)
Zander Blom (image via: http://voltashow.com)

Author: Christopher Lynn, Executive Director
Category: General

links for 2010-06-20   06.20.10

Subway Sandwich Artist's Statement (Timothy McSweeney's Internet Tendency)

"I haven't worked extensively in roast beef. I'm more experienced in turkey and ham but recently I've learned a great deal experimenting in this new medium. I've been trying to push myself with new textures and colors. I love the way the meat has a sort of iridescence that dances across its surface like the dusk-red sun atop the stippled sea."

Author: Christopher Lynn, Executive Director
Category: Links

links for 2010-06-18   06.18.10

Utah firing squad death announced on Twitter (BBC News)

Shortly after midnight in the US state of Utah, Attorney General Mark Shurtleff picked up his Apple iPhone, opened up a Twitter app on his handset and began tweeting.

Instead, Mr Shurtleff used Twitter to announce that most important of all things: the death of a human being, convicted murderer Ronnie Lee Gardner.

Jose Saramago, Nobel Prize-Winning Novelist, Has Died - ArtsBeat Blog (http://NYTimes.com)

Jose Saramago, the Portuguese writer who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1998 with novels that combine surrealist experimentation and a kind of sardonic peasant pragmatism, has died at his home in Lanzarote in the Canary Islands, his publisher said on Friday. He was 87.

Keywords: jose saramago, literature, nobel.prize, obituary
Author: Christopher Lynn, Executive Director
Category: Links

links for 2010-06-14   06.14.10

Guggenheim and YouTube Seek Budding Video Artists (http://NYTimes.com)

"Beginning Monday anyone with access to a video camera and a computer will have an opportunity to catch the eye of a Guggenheim curator and vie for a place in a video-art exhibition in October at all of the foundation's museums: the Solomon R. Guggenheim in New York, the Deutsche Guggenheim in Berlin, the Guggenheim Bilbao in Spain and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice."

Author: Christopher Lynn, Executive Director
Category: Links

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