Performance & Films

Performance Rituals

Dart

Dart is a short film by Margaret LeJeune and Hanien Conradie recorded at a residency in the UK titled The Ephemeral River organized by the Global Nomadic Art Project in association with art.earth and the CCNW. This perfomance took place in the River Dart, on Dartington Estate, Devon. This documentation of Conradie's performance by Lejeune is an artwork in itself. Read more about this film at http://hanienconradie.blogspot.com/2020/01/writing-on-water.html 
This film was part of the exhibition titled Raaswater,at the Everard Read Circa Gallery, where it premiered in May 2019.

 
 

Vigil

Vigil records and documents an all night vigil performed by Hanien Conradie and her partner Colin Campbell, for the Tankwa Karoo at the Tankwa Artscape Residency (2020). The ritual started with Conradie, Campbell and landowner JP DeVilliers at sun set. Conradie and Campbell then continued being present to the desert right through the night until sunrise, when the community of resident artists were invited to join the closure of the ritual. 

 
 

 

Paintings - Moving Image

40 nights / 40 DAYS from the lockdown

This short film was created to allow viewers to engage with the small paintings and poems virtually. For more information please visit http://hanienconradie.blogspot.com/2020/06/40-nights-40-days.html