This is an event that you shouldn’t miss! As part of the exhibition – 40Years of Video Art – which is currently on at the Goethe-Institute, Johannesburg -
there will be a panel discussion on VideoArt in South Africa on Tuesday 12 February at 18:30. The speakers are:
Minnette Vari – South African and International Video Artist
Warren Siebrits – Joburg avant garde gallery owner
Churchill Madika – South African and International Video Artist
Clive Kelner – Director of Johannesburg Art Gallery
Oliver Sann/Beate Geissler – Guest German Video Artists
The panel will be chaired by Prof Christo Doherty (Wits Digital Arts) and will feature a group of top artists and curators to talk about the current significance of this vital artform that has dominated late 20th Century art. This discussion will be followed by drinks/snacks and an after party
featuring really exciting DJ and VJ talent who are pushing the live integration of visual flows and music in the Johannesburg underground club scene:
DJ Strategy – beatmixed audiovisual set
Chinxxx – the adventures of chinxxx – with Kidu on sound
guests VJ Christo & VJ AC on Tokyo Motion-drive
The Goethe Institute has secure parking and is easily accessible off Jan Smuts Avenue, in Parkwood, Johannesburg.
Hope to see you there!