Film and performance take centre stage at fair

Business Day Live | Sue Blaine:


This year is the first time — perhaps the last — that Johannesburg artist Jeremy Wafer has exhibited at the Venice Biennale.

“It’s most likely a once-in-a-lifetime thing,” says Wafer. “That’s the excitement of it.”


The FNB Joburg Art Fair has become an annual must-do for art lovers. Picture: Joburg Art Fair

Back at home, Wafer is one of about 350 artists who are to be shown at the FNB Joburg Art Fair, from Friday to Sunday. While the Venice Biennale is undoubtedly one of the world’s premier art events, SA has not had a biennale of its own since 1997. The art fair is one of the country’s top art events…


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