Ambiguous Review

Ambiguous Review

If you have time to see just one art exhibition in Johannesburg the Ambiguous Group exhibition should be it. The works are a statement of generally breaking free from the obligation of being strong, that translates to the overall social navigation of the gallery...
A Case for Claiming Art

A Case for Claiming Art

Danto (1973) asserts that an object cannot be claimed as art unless there is a place prepared for it within the art institution. As a consequence of the prior history of art production, both in the general institutional space and by the artist; Maurizio Cattelan can...
The Short End of The Stick

The Short End of The Stick

 The art market as a constitute part of the art world, helps us contextualize art; provide a valuable critique in terms of understanding institutional, economic and political forces at play, and how to respond to them. Gradually new questions and dilemmas regarding...
Gallery in a Cloud

Gallery in a Cloud

Social media in the institutional framework is often seen as lowbrow, an antithesis to traditional museums and galleries; caught between maintaining these traditional ways and adapting to the ever changing and apace technological advancements. The institution now more...
The Arthouse, formerly known as the gallery

The Arthouse, formerly known as the gallery

The presence of the white cube in the world of art was introduced as a result of the peaked interest in abstract art. The white cube was used to neutralise the gallery space with its pristine ceilings and walls. Over the years, the intended application has proven not...