Archive: Issue No. 88, December 2004

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Jacki McInnes

Jacki McInnes Stretched, 2003
Detail � lead and wood bed frame

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SANG

Democratic Republic of Congo
Colon figure
Wood, paint

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CAPE REVIEWS

   [04.12.04] Pieter Hugo at Michael Stevenson
Michelle Matthews reviews Pieter Hugo's recent show at Michael Stevenson Contemporary and is fascinated by his descriptions of displaced or marginalised, broken people and places.

   [04.12.04] Voiceovers at SANG
Kim Gurney is impressed by the curatorial strategy which underpins this exhibition of artifacts from Wits University's prized Standard Bank Collection of African Art.

   [04.12.04] Jacki McInnes at Bell-Roberts
Jacki McInnes' solo show is as hard-hitting as it is resonant and open to interpretation. Kim Gurney reviews.

For the last two years ArtThrob has published a series of student reviews that are produced as part of a post-graduate course in art criticism. Enjoy the following recent review produced under this program.

   [04.12.04] 'Amandla!': A critical assessment of 'A Decade of Democracy' at SANG
Joost O. Bosland examines both 'A Decade of Democracy' and critical responses to the show, finding both lacking in several respects.

GAUTENG REVIEWS

   [04.12.04] Wailing in silence
Tracey Rose has developed new characters, some of whom are Jewish. Robyn Sassen questions their cultural validity.


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