Bold, distinctive and eye-catching are just some of the compliments artist Coster Mkoki receives for his talents, as part of the Mpumalanga Stainless Steel Initiative where he uses a liquid stainless steel process to produce imposing, larger than life sculptures.
BigCi Invited Artist 2020, said this about his installation shown at our special Open Day in early March, “This work is an immediate response to the loss experienced by the local farmers in the recent bushfires
Movement' comprises works in progress by visiting artists at the Greatmore Studios in Woodstock. Coster Mkoki (Zimbabwe), Mambakwedza H Mutasa (Zimbabwe), Petros Ghebrehiwot (Eritrea) and Ugochukwu-Smooth Nwezi (Nigeria) are currently resident there.
F inding his centre and allowing himself the space and time to do something extraordinary. Local artist Coster Mkoki speaks to Get It Middelburg/eMalahleni about his trip to the Sydney Art Space in Australia.
In a showcase of local creative excellence, the stand-out winners of Middelburg Mall’s ‘My Middelburg, My Region’ art competition were chosen from an exciting pool of exceptional submissions.
A good Gaganendranath Tagore work, especially his radical departures from the figurative to studies in refraction of light erroneously described as cubism, are seldom seen in the market.