supported by the Norwegian Arts Council
OPENING: 20:30 // 19 JUNE
OPEN TIMES : 20 - 28 JUNE // 12-5 PM
PLACE: Small Projects
“1994” is a body of work by born-free South African artist Dane Dodds. Exploring freedom of speech and what it means to be born into a newly established democratic country. This exhibition serves as a milestone in the journey that Dodds has been on with his country as they both celebrated their 20th birthday last year.
His controversial music video, "Larney Jou Poes”, he directed in 2014 for Cape Flats’ hip-hopgroup “Dookoom” is to be screened along with the back story of the journey he has been on with this film. “Remember when people were freaked out by Die Antwoord? Boy cried wolf. And now the real wolf-pack’s here.” Alice Inggs, Rolling Stone
Dane Dodds – Artist and director
Born free in 1994, Dane is a South African director and Artist who has been making film since he was five. He is born and raised on a farm in the Klein Karoo. Straight out of high school he joined award-winning Cape Town production company Fly on The Wall as a resident artist. After announcing his arrival to the professional film making scene with his debut music video that caused both local and international debate, he is now one step closer to his goal of shooting the first feature film on the moon.