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16 October 2021

The themes of vanitas and memento mori or memento vivere deal with imagery as a visual reminder of the ephemerality of human existence. Typical imagery includes skulls, flowers, fruit and beautiful young women, suggesting mortality. Already in the 17th c. the themes became popular in a religious age when almost everyone believed that life on earth was merely a preparation for an afterlife. However, contemporary artists continue to explore this genre.
Physical viewing times
Saturday 16 Oct 11 am - 2 pm
Saturday 13 Nov 11 am - 2 pm
Or by special appointment, to arrange contact 083 2712342

Participating: Christiaan Diedericks, Shui-Lyn White, Maryna Joubert, Susan Grundlingh and Lothar Bottcher

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Address: 146 Penny's Way, Glenwood Village, Lynnwood Glen, Pretoria
Cell: +27 83 271 2342
Business hours: Online gallery 24/7; special open hours as advertised; and by appointment.



Participating: Hannes Elsenbroek

Opening: Friday 3 December 2021 at 18:00 - 15 January 2022

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