Masixole Feni, The undrinkable water canal entrance to Khayelitsha,2015, photographic print.
Gideon Mendel, Jose Alcides dos Santos and Erenilce Lima e Silva Taquari District Rio Branco Brazil March 2015, 2017, 120cm x 120cm, photographic print.
Masixole Feni: A Drain on Our Dignity
25 October 2017 - end February 2018
In 2015 Masixole Feni won the Ernest Cole Award for his project - A Drain on Our Dignity. Feni is a
Gideon Mendel: Drowning World
17 October 2017 - 25 February 2018
A powerful exhibition by South African-born contemporary photographer, Gideon Mendel. The 3 discrete bodies of photographic work, Submerged Portraits, Floodlines, Watermarks and a video titled The Water Chapters are part of an ongoing project that began a decade ago, where Mendel travels to various countries in the aftermath of devastating floods. The photographs demonstrate the artist's travels to various parts of the world and capture the reality of floods across cultural and geographical boundaries and illustrate the pervasive impact of climate change.