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N O W   A V A I L A B L E

Book launch at the African Art Centre, Durban,

in February - dates to be confirmed

 


N O W   A V A I L A B L E 

Frank Spears - the Painter

Book launch with retrospective exhibition

at the Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town

Saturday 6 December 2014

 


 


 

 


 

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Levaillant’s Legacy – A History of South African Ornithology

Roy Siegfried: a remarkable synthesis

of the history of the development of the study of birds in South Africa.

Illustrated

MARCH 2015 – print matters heritage

 

Clifford Mpai – a way of seeing  

with contributions from art historians, reviewers, and contemporary artists:

although his work features in many major South African public and

corporate art collections, Clifford Mpai (b1937) has received little national

exposure or public recognition. 

MAY 2015 – print matters art & crafts

 

My Dear Eve – Letters from Camdeboo  - Volume 1 and 2

edited by Professor Paul Walters and illustrated by Lucy Stuart-Clark:

a collection of letters written by Sita Palmer to Eve Palmer about all aspects of a

farming family’s life in the Karoo. Many of the letters lay the groundwork

for the two books by EvePalmer about the farm.

More than 400 in number, the letters cover the years 1961 to 1993.

VOLUME 1 / JULY 2015 – print matters heritage

VOLUME 2 / JULY 2016 – print matters heritage


Life in Art – The Karen McKerron Gallery

edited by Robin Stuart-Clark with contributions from artists, reviewers:

the biography of a gallery that for almost twenty years hosted and nurtured the

work of an alphabet of South African painters, printmakers, ceramicists

and sculptors, most of whom are today well-known international artists.

Cover painting: Carl Becker – Dump Bacchanal (oil on canvas)

SEPTEMBER 2015 – print matters heritage


about us

Print Matters 2014/15 Catalogue is NOW AVAILABLE in pdf format - email: info@printmatters.co.za

Publishing Print Matters publishes books on South African art, craft and heritage with a particular focus on those artists, craftspeople and individuals who have been overlooked yet made an impact on South African culture: they have stories to tell and vision to share that can empower our youth and restore pride in our collective heritage.

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Publishing Print Matters also packages, markets and distributes books for other publishers as well as corporations, institutions, associations and individuals.

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