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Saturday, March 10, 2018


(Ceramic work by May Okafor)

The Centre for Visual Art (CVA) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) is currently hosting the Works in Progress exhibit at the Jack Heath Gallery in Pietermaritzburg.

The Centre has a growing postgraduate programme, with postgraduate diploma, honours, masters and PhD students producing original works.

Lecturer at the CVA, Dr Kathy Arbuckle says, “We have students specialising in ceramics, printmaking, painting and drawing, digital media, and many are working across media in interdisciplinary ways, which is a hallmark of contemporary art practice.”

For more information contact Dr Jessica Lindiwe Draper from the Centre for Visual Arts on 033 260 5603 or email: or Dr Kathy Arbuckle -(0) 33 2605071/5227 or email:, +27

Exhibiting students include Anda Dodo, Jaap Jacobs, May Okafor, Penny Forder and Nina Calder.

The exhibition runs until March 30, 2018. The Jack Heath Gallery is situated at the Centre For Visual Arts on the UKZN Pietermaritzburg campus in Ridge Road, Pietermaritzburg.