New works are on display by professional artists at artSPACE Gallery in Durban.
Entitled Collective 2013, this fine art exhibition showcases the work of about 29 artists, some by the Eastern Cape’s leading artists.
They where asked to submit work that reflects their style, with the only restriction being that no work could be larger than 60x60cm.
Some of the artists involved are Karen Bradtke, Greg Shultz, Dolla Sapeta, Lungiswa Gqunta, Jennifer Ord, Graham Jones and Linda Odisitse. The Nelson Mandela Bay artists who will be displaying are Greg Kerr, Donve Branch, Michael Barry, Werner Lemmer, to name a few.
Tonight caught up with the director, and one of the artists, Bradtke, to learn more about Collective 2013: “The exhibition is a group show of a small group of artists and their phoneography blocks. My phoneography blocks were all taken in the Point Road area and a few at artSPACE Durban in Millar Road. They were intended as markers to my memory; interesting finds along a person’s path.”
Bradtke recalls her love for sewing and makes