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99 Loop Gallery

Fanie Buys

99 Loop is delighted to showcase 'Peach Emoji', a new solo presentation by Fanie Buys.

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Fanie Buys

Time & Location

04 Nov 2021, 17:00 – 24 Nov 2021, 15:00

99 Loop Gallery, 99 Loop St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa

About the Exhibition

Running from November 4th- 24th, Peach Emoji by Fanie Buys presents a small new body of work focusing upon the part of the body most likened to the peach emoji- the bum. Taking inspiration from scenes of vintage erotica, the artist's reproductions present a quality of tenderness in order to “deconstruct the hard depersonalization that is inherent in commercial erotica”. Using oil pastels and pencil crayons, Buys creates a body of work that appears both intimate and sensual, while the simplicity of the drawing materials imbues the depictions with a sense of playful sincerity.