Absa L’Atelier winners in exhibition
Galerie Noko is opening a joint exhibition by Donald Wasswa and Onyis Martin in partnership with Absa Gallery on Tuesday, October 16 at the gallery in Russell Road.
Wasswa and Martin are the Absa L’Atelier 2016 Merit Award winners and they will be introduced by Absa Museum and Gallery curator
Dr Paul Bayliss. Rhodes University Mellon Foundation head Professor Ruth Simbao will give the opening address at 6 for 6.30pm.
The two merit winners cover different topics.
Wasswa’s Degenerative Evolution of the Living deals with “the concept of animals, and their progressive development and is explored through a wide range of artworks.
The works from Performances of Memory by Martin on the other hand engage with the sense of loss.
The exhibition closes on Saturday November 3.
Galerie Noko is at 109-111 Russell Road in Richmond Hill and its hours are 10am to 6pm during the week and from 10am to 4pm on Saturday.
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WOOD WORKS: Winning sculptures by Donal Wasswa, which will be on display at Galerie Noko in Russell Road