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“blank projects” hosting first solo’s for Ian Grose & Abri de Swardt

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  blank projects is pleased to host the first solo exhibitions of two of Cape Town's most promising young artists Ian Grose and Abri de Swardt  from Wednesday 11th May 2011 at 18:00. The Exhibition will close on 11th June. Ian Grose. Twin Apparition (The Shining)   Abri de Swardt. Bartholomeu Dias Tropical: Terra Incognito (Bermuda Triangle). blank projects is an independent, artist-run exhibition space founded in Cape Town by Jonathan Garnham in 2005, and is dedicated to new developments in contemporary South African Art and encourages experimental practice from both emerging and established artists, building a context for the dissemination of ideas around contemporary African arts                  

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“This must be the place” at iArt Gallery.

    Kitty Dorje, Long Street Deep End iArt Gallery is pleased to present This Must Be the Place, a group exhibition featuring new work by recent graduates of the Michaelis School of Fine Art: Abigail Harper, George Chapman, Ian Grose, Kitty Dorje and Leigh Tuckniss. The show functions as a platform for contemporary explorations of traditional media rather than as a mandate for unity, with the artists expanding upon their work in the fields of painting, printmaking and drawing. Having few common thematic concerns and no narrative coherence, the exhibition, like the Talking Heads song from which it borrows its name, takes the non-sequitur as its framework and strategy. Having no right to designate effects, and no