Exhibition at the Mekanova art gallery, 16 rue des Halles, 06400 Cannes, open from Thursday to Saturday (10am to 6.30pm) and Sunday (10am to 1pm), phone : 06.44.35.59.16, admission free.
Undiscovered Canvas and Mekanova Art Gallery exhibits for few days the first South - African artist names Giggs Kgole who lives in the art residency (Art Seeds Residency) they have created in the French Riviera. Borns in the LImpopo area he inspires himself by the daily life of the inhabitants ponctuated by dreams and hopes. Inside this serie Giggs Kgole show us the women of his life (gand mother, mother, sister) and untold stories. He invokes water who means life, the religion and the choices with their consequences. Giggs kgole has followed artistic studies in South - Africa and in Italy but he has also reads some books or watchs exhibitions for finding finally his own way of making. The technical hes uses is based on optical art and you need 3D glasses for understanding his canvas. Giggs Kgole uses Limpopo towels sticking in his canvas an tributes the Jean - Michel Basquiat art work.