Doctoral Degrees (Visual Arts)


Recent Submissions

  • An elusive archive : three trans men and photographic recollection 

    Van der Wal, Ruurd Willem Ernst (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The archive as mnemonic device and taxonomic structure plays a significant role in the visualisation of identity. This thesis draws on the example of the personal photographic archives of three trans ...

  • The mark of a silent language : the way the body-mind draws 

    Gunter, Elizabeth (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The thesis deals with the notion that individuation in drawing provides visible evidence of experiential cognition as embodied action. It asserts that trait as enaction signifies constructive and inventive ...

  • Writing white on black : modernism as discursive paradigm in South African writing on modern Black art 

    Van Robbroeck, Lize (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
    In this thesis I deconstruct key concepts, terminologies, and rhetorical conventions employed in white South African writing on modern black art. I trace the genealogy of the dominant discursive practices of the apartheid ...