The gallery is filled with things forgotten, or left behind – the former presence in the landscape, the detritus of existence. In Absa Gallery’s Remnant exhibition, the artists Asanda Kupa
Pan-African bank, Absa is set to continue its role of shaping the visual art landscape in South Africa when it hosts an exhibition titled Remnant from Thursday, 26 August 2021.
Some artworks offered insights into the particular conditions and contexts from the artist’s countries of origin, others offered pressing political issues regarding land ownership in South Africa, and challenging fixed
Marguerite Kirsten, a fine artist from Cape Town, fought off stiff competition from visual artists from across Africa to take top honours in the 2018 Absa L’Atelier awards. Her compatriot,