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‘Youth and Young Manhood’ was my second small solo show. This body of work was a result of my research and practical work for my BTech project in… Read More
‘Youth and Young Manhood’ was my second small solo show. This body of work was a result of my research and practical work for my BTech project in the fourth year of my Graphic Design Course at DUT. It was a culmination of my thoughts, beliefs, feelings and angst about that specific time in my life - the period of moving from late boyhood to young manhood. A few years on, I still find myself a young man figuring out what to make of this life. Whacky. Read Less
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Youth and Young Manhood
Corner Cafe, Durban. South Africa - 2009
Anatomy of Attraction’ (Acrylic and spray paint on canvas)
A piece about my love for a Girl - the painting worked out well, the girl didn’t. Ha!
Courting Adam (Screen print on card)
1 of 2 in a series about courtship
Courting Eve (Screen print on card)
2 of 2 in a series about courtship
Cutout Couple (Collage in found frame)
A collage inspired by a short line of poetry
Foes (Ballpoint pen on card)
1 of 2 in a series featuring simple illustration and style development
Friends (Ballpoint pen on card)
2 of 2 in a series featuring simple illustration and style development
Locals Only I (Screen print on found litho print)
1 of 2 in a series about Durban’s fierce localism
Locals Only II (Screen print on found litho print)
2 of 2 in a series about Durban’s fierce localism
Migration (collage on found print)
A piece about my own wanderlust
Migration (Detail)
Migration (Detail)
Perched Hand (Screenprint on card)
A piece about my love for Durban. Note the abbreviation ‘DBN’ on the knuckles. I also turned this into a run of large wheatpastes which were really well received, but I got lazy and didn't get any photos of them up. Very smooth of me.
Punk Band (Screen print on card)
A piece based on a quote by ‘Sniffin Glue’ founder, Mark Perry. 
"This is a chord. This is another. This is a third. Now form a band."
- Slow (Spray paint, ink and permanent marker on wood)
A piece about indecision
Wasted Youth (Screenprint on card)
A piece about making the most of youth and time.