This piece dates back to 2017, when I started hearing about the oceans warming up and coral reefs dying.
Now in 2022, according NASA “…Yes, the ocean is continuing to warm. … To date, the ocean contains 90 percent of the heat from human-induced global warming, and the year 2020 was the warmest ever measured for the global ocean.
And today I heard about the sewage problem at the coast of Kwazulu-Natal and I hang my head in shame on behalf of the human race.
Day 5 Lock-down in South-Africa. End of the month Studio-newsletter time!
I hope you are doing fine and well under the current circumstances.
I’ve been keeping busy in the kitchen, riding bicycle with my boys= round and around the house, reading articles, stitching a little bit and trying to stay informed. What have you been up to?
During the monhts pre-corona, I’ve been preparing for the “Wild, Wild Life exhibition curated by Alex Hamilton to be hosted by the Gallery Glen Carlou. It was supposed to open on the 5th of April 2020, but the opening (virtual or otherwise) have been delayed until after lock-down. I will keep you posted, but you are welcome to request a digital catalogue from: firstname.lastname@example.org!
Lost, 800 x 600 mm cotton thread and rubber 2019 Hannalie Taute
In the meantime I am preparing for a solo exhibition, titled: “A walk in the park”. at the Pretoria Art Association. It is scheduled to open on the 29th of May 2020. That is if all goes well. Stay tuned for news on that.
“Walk in the Park” works in progress
On another note….
Karen Zoid is hosting another Art Auction on her Facebook-page…right now!!!!