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This groundbreaking exhibition examines representations of self by South African women artists. It was curated by Prof Brenda Schmahmann, Professor and Head of Fine Arts at Rhodes University in celebration of the Centenary of Rhodes University and was launched at this year’s National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. On view are diverse and challenging examples of self-portraits by such artists as Dorothy Kay, Penny Siopis, Bonnie Ntshalintshali, Antoinette Murdoch, Kathryn Smith (this year’s Standard Bank Young Artist Award Winner) and many others.

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Through the Looking Glass

mit Dorothy Kay, Penny Siopis, Bonnie Ntshalintshali, Antoinette Murdoch, Kathryn Smith