SALONFEST - Art & Activism, Imagery for social change
Meet local activist artists at the opening event of the 2020 Salonfestival Cape Town at the historic 44 on Long in Cape Town's CBD - On Tuesday 18th February. 6 - 9.00 pm. See Salonfest Cape Town 2020 FB page for details.
Art and imagery have the power to create dialogue, encourage open communication and generate empathy around important topics. Art activism does this ultimately with the aim of creating social change.
These topics will be discussed by Sarah Jayne Fell curator and founder ANON. Pop Up Gallery with activist artists Carin Bester and Lindeka Qampi, Nicky Newman, photographer and documentary filmmaker and cartoonist Andy Mason.
PDN Photo of the Day features Nicky Newman's Pavilion series
One of my images included in this exhibition:
Nelson Mandela Foundation presents, Insurgent Citizens: Reflections of protest in democratic
PH Gallery/Centre, Cape Town - Aug/Sept 2018
TOTAL SHUT DOWN women's march, Cape Town, Aug 2018
Legalize Cannabis, Cape Town, South Africa
Zeiss Photography Award 2017 - shortlisted
I'm de-lighted to have been shortlisted for the Zeiss Photography Award 2017 and will have a selection of images exhibited at Somerset House in London.