JFC CLARKE and JESSICA BAILEY

An exhibition of mixed media work by John Clarke and Jessica Bailey Sunday 24 March at 11h30 – Wednesday 1 May 2019 DREAMS and PERCEPTIONS Jessica’s work is of an illustrative style. She is preoccupied with figurative drawing, representing a world imagined. Jessica is often inspired by her dreams and likes to put them on paper where they lend themselves to a visual interpretation. “I prefer not to analyse the images that come to me and rely on the subconscious and the creative mind...

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“Cave Letters” by Philip Badenhorst

‘My yoke is easy’ – Oil on mounted canvas 50 x 106cm With his 2019 exhibition, “Cave Letters”,  Philip Badenhorst departs from Biblical anecdotes and chooses to concentrate on visually and aesthetically satisfying Biblical scripts, eg. The Dead Sea Scrolls, and other letters from antiquity discovered in archaeological history. The emotive content is, however, still inadvertently transmitted to the viewer. Although he now uses two and three dimensional elements together, the main emphasis is still on Badenhorst’s painterly style, layers of paint, spontaneous...

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