Exhibition Opening: JUST LISTED by Karla Nixon

09 July 2019, 17h30

You are invited to the exhibition opening of JUST LISTED by Karla Nixon on Tuesday 9 July 2019 at 17h30 for 18h00. 

The exhibition questions the notion of home, delving into themes of "ownership, the glorification of ownership, greed, the nature in which accumulation occurs, property development and gentrification." 

Using the medium of paper, view the finely detailed body of work brought to you in 2D and 3D form.

About the artist:

Karla Nixon is a Durban based artist who predominantly works with paper. She hand cuts and sculpts intricate, images drawn from her surrounding environment. Nixon completed her degree in Fine Art in 2012 at the Durban University of Technology, South Africa. Her degree focused on paper cutting as a contemporary art form, which she completed with Cum Laude. During her studies she received a number of awards and scholarships, namely the Sam Newton Trophy, the Deans Merit award, an NRF scholarship. She completed a Masters Degree in Fine Art, with Cum Laude, at DUT in 2017, which the exhibition titled ‘Once More’ was partial fulfilment for. She has participated in a number of group shows in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town. Nixon has was also awarded an Artist residency in Bremen Germany in 2017-18.

Exhibition: JUST LISTED
Artist: Karla Nixon

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