Joe Turpin

          Joe Turpin was a Top 3 finalist in the 2019 Cassirer Welz Award and a 2022 recipient of the Stutzman Foundation First Year MFA Fine Arts Awards for Three-Dimensional Art.ARTIST’S STATEMENT As a multidisciplinary artist from Johannesburg, South Africa, I use archival research to locate narratives, allegories and semiotics that are charged and informed by historical events … Read more

Ramarutha Makoba

Artist’s BioI was born in Soweto in 1984 and brought up in Dieploof Zone 3 & 4. From an early age I loved watching cartoons and used to draw my favorites such as Ninja Turtles and Tom & Jerry. I used to show them to my grandmother who was the first person to encourage me … Read more

Sandile Radebe

Biography Based in Johannesburg, Radebe completed a BAFA (Honours) in 2006 at Wits School of the Arts and in 2009 studied for a PGDA in Arts and Cultural Management at the same institution. A solo exhibition, A Walk in the City, was held in 2014 at the National School of the Arts. He has participated in … Read more

Richard Specs Ndimande

Artist’s Bio Richard ‘Specs’ Ndimande is a fine artist. He was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1994. He studied at the University of Johannesburg where he obtained a Degree in Fine Arts in 2017. He works in sculpture, drawing, painting, photography and mixed media. His work is inspired by social ills committed in South … Read more

Phumulani Ntuli

Phumulani Ntuli holds a Masters in the Fine Arts- Arts Public Sphere from (ECAV) Ecole Cantonale D’Art du Valais in Sierre-Switzerland and was awarded Prix-excellence for his ongoing research project “Permutations of an event” centered around notions of archives and surveillance. Ntuli’s opus merges the ambit of artistic research, sculpture, video installations and performative practices. … Read more