Retinal Shift by Mikhael Subotzky


Retinal Shift, the exhibition by Mikhael Subotzky, Standard Bank Young Artist Award winner for the Visual Arts in 2012, is on display at Standard Bank Gallery and this is the final stage in the country-wide tour of the exhibition.

Why go?
Retinal Shift investigates the practice and mechanics of looking – in relation to the history of Grahamstown, the history of photographic devices, and Subotzky’s own history as an artist. The works on exhibition draw from a diversity of sources: archival portraits from the last century, found surveillance footage, and Subotzky’s own photographs from various series that have been re-contextualised.

Where is it?
Standard Bank Art Gallery, Frederick Street, Johannesburg

When is it?
Wednesday, 17th of April to Saturday, 15th of June, 2013

How much does it cost?
Free

2013-04-17 00:00:00 2013-06-15 18:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg Retinal Shift by Mikhael Subotzky http://www.joburg.co.za/retinal-shift-by-mikhael-subotzky/ , , , , 0, 0, Joburg.co.za sue.isaac@standardbank.co.za

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