Healthy, speculative art

IOL | Danny Shorkend:

As A follow up of Kevin Atkinson’s Plato’s Cave at IZIKO SANG about two years ago, curated by Hayden Proud and Steven Croesser, Smac presents a revisit of the magical artist, academic and teacher. This show is curated by Marilyn Martin and Jo-Anne Duggan. The exhibition includes his finely etched aluminum panels, his Arena series and his keen sense of the meaning inherent in matter as so materialised in his “Object boxes”. Kevin Atkinson’s (1939-2008) output however was not bounded and he is also known for conceptual art, performance art, installation and land art… Read more

Image: Unorthodox Approach: Kevin Atkinson’s Horizon Doing, 1977, oil on canvas