Penny Siopis

 
Strauss & Co's November sale explores South African art's love affair with Paris
Strauss & Co's November sale explores South African art's love affair with Paris
Strauss & Co is pleased to announce details of the theme for its forthcoming Johannesburg sale, due to be held at its Houghton offices on Monday...
One’s move is another’s muse
One’s move is another’s muse
Towards the end of January, Mandla Mlangeni and his band, Tune and Recreation Committee (TRC), were on tour around the country promoting their...
Mexico with its take on the dead
Mexico with its take on the dead
Just two days after Mexico’s Day of the Dead celebrations, in which marching bands and skeletal puppets paraded through city streets, William...
Toich turns to the old masters
Toich turns to the old masters
Alice Toich is an artist with a strong disposition for solving problems, first through painting and then through baking.
Ungluing a window on Siopis’s mind
Ungluing a window on Siopis’s mind
As you walk through the large roll-up doors into the airy, hangar-like space of the Maitland Institute, leaving the noisy hustle of the street...
Penny Siopis does it time and again
Penny Siopis does it time and again
Thirty years ago, the painting hung in more or less the same spot. It had, and still has, an astounding presence. The judges of the second...
Seen is believing in the art world
Seen is believing in the art world
"To be taken seriously in the art world you have to live in at least two cities at one time," a friend told me, half jokingly, ahead of her...
White spectre
White spectre
Penny Siopis's new show combines video installation and glue-and-ink paintings to harrowing effect, inviting us to bear witness to history through...
Civil society: Arts and culture
Civil society: Arts and culture
Gwen Ansell Media Trainer...
The art of positive thinking
The art of positive thinking
As far as corporate social investment goes, Sun International's concept is exemplary. Called Positive, it's an annual event (now in its second...

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