/ PAST Exhibitions
The Awesome women's exhibition
31 July 2015 to 19 August 2015
Walkabout: Saturday 8 August 2015 at 11h00
Curated by Avi Sooful: The Awesome Women’s Exhibition to be hosted by the Association of Arts Pretoria and curated by well-known artist and art lecturer Avi Sooful, pays tribute to South African women. The artists participating in this show include Diane Victor, Carl Roberts, Sanna Naidoo, Siko Siyatula, Gordon Froud, Nirupa Singh, Hannelie Coetzee, Farieda Nazier, Carol Kühn, Priscilla Matoba, Johan Thom, Nkululeko Khumalo and Jannie van Heerden amongst others.
The historic and contemporary roles and contributions of women are praised as a valuable and continued legacy. The exhibition celebrates the liberation of women. The works to be seen are individual expressions on how various artists using different media, view womanhood and the feminine condition. The result is a collection of spontaneous, jubilant and thought-provoking conversations, all in an artistic language.