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No. 35 July 2000
* Updated weekly on Tuesdays
Samson Mudzunga

Ratshilumela Samson Mudzunga emerges from one of his drums.
See 'There Are No Zombies Zwidudwane at Lake Fundudzi!'in News .



Terry Kurgan

Terry Kurgan
Lost and Found 2000
digital prints onto silk organza
Winner of this years' FNB Vita Award
See Reviews



Mo Diener

Mo Diener and Sergeui Nikokcheve
Gates 3
Still from the video piece
See listings



 Claudette Schreuders

Claudette Schreuders
Sunstroke 2000
jacaranda, jarra and avocado wood, painted, and found photograph
See FNB Vita Awards Review



Karel Nel

Karel Nel
Circulatory field, 1999
drawing with copper coins
variable dimensions
Scanned by The Scanshop
See AIDS show roundup in Reviews



Alan Alborough

Alan Alborough
Installation detail
Standard Bank Young Artist Award show
Grahamstown
See Reviews

Alan Alborough is the featured artist in this months' Artbio



This week's updates

LISTINGS CAPE TOWN: Andrew Verster at João Ferreira; Mo Diener and Sergei Nikokoshev at Mark Coetzee Fine Art; Panel discussion on Art and Race at Michaelis
PRETORIA: New Signatures 1999 winners at the Association of Arts; Sasol New Signatures 2000 at the Pretoria Art Museum
REVIEWS JOHANNESBURG: The Vita Awards Show
PUBLICATIONS: The Oxford History of Western Art

NEWS: Samson Mudzunga combines art and performance in a 'mazhakandila'.

'Any press release entitled 'There Are No Zombies Zwidudwane at Lake Fundudzi!' has got my attention immediately' writes Kathryn Smith, in a News story about an upcoming 'mazhakandila' (celebration) involving the art and performance of Northern Province artist Samson Mudzunga, planned for July 29 in Dopeni Shanzha Village. In Cape Town, 'The Politics of Art, Race and Censorship' is the subject of a panel discussion sparked off by Peet Pienaar's proposal to undergo circumcision as performance art. That's on Thursday. See Listings. And in reviews, the Vita Awards show is discussed, and Julia Clark looks at a new history of western art.

Listings

CAPE TOWN

Vuyile Cameron Voyiya shows new work at the AVA.

STELLENBOSCH

Two architects team up with two sculptors at the Dorp Street Gallery

NIEU BETHESDA

The second annual !Xoe exhibition once more has artists from across the country battling with environmental issues.

JOHANNESBURG

Phillip Hunt is at the Goodman, and the Vita Award show is at the Sandton Civic.

DURBAN

Ingrid Winterbach, Dieter Hall and Denise Spalding are showing at the NSA

GRAHAMSTOWN

'Egazini' is a show of prints at the Alumni Room in the Albany Museum. And don't miss Alan Alborough at the Monument

PORT ELIZABETH

New show at the Epsac

INTERNATIONAL

'Continental Shift' features a number of South African artists.

Reviews

25.07.00 Kathryn Smith reviews the Vitas, and Julia Clark considers the new Oxford History of Western Art

News

'There are no Zombies at Lake Fundudzi' - a celebration and performance by Samson Mudzunga; Coulridge and Dyaloyi win ROSL scholarships.

exchange

Open to all Commonwealth residents - a photographic competition with a �2000 prize; Sasol New Signatures deadline; Cape Town's CAP offers a new art programme

project

The video show 'Channel Too' which opens at the AVA this month has its own website.

artbio

Alan Alborough

Websites

Alan Alborough's website gets the nod.

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