The rebirth of cool

IOL Tonight | Diane De Beer:

Last year the people of Pretoria took part in a guerilla biennale. #Cool Capital Biennale documents this event. Diane de Beer reports It was Pretoria architect Pieter Mathews (Mathews and Associates Architects) who, after a visit to the Venice Biennale, decided Pretoria needed its own artistic intervention. “These festivals elevate cities, express community values, transform the landscape, heighten awareness and question our assumption,” he writes in the foreword of #Cool Capital Biennale, a book that tells the story of the 2014 guerrilla biennale in Pretoria…

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