Archaeology of Memory
March - April 2011
SMAC Gallery, Cape Town / Nirox Projects Space, Johannesburg
SMAC Art Gallery presents Archaeology of Memory, an exhibition of new paintings by international artist Whitney McVeigh. It is McVeigh’s first solo exhibition in South Africa and is accompanied by a catalogue with text by Sean O’Toole.
The exhibition runs concurrently at SMAC Cape Town (24 March – 22 May 2011) and Nirox Projects Space, Arts on Main, Johannesburg (26 March – 17 April 2011).
Archaeology of Memory is the body of work produced during McVeigh’s recently completed residency at the Nirox Foundation, located in the Cradle of Humankind, Gauteng.