Palimpsest: Chris Soal’s Sculptures Reveal Many Meanings

Image courtesy of the artist and WHATIFTHEWORLD Gallery. Photographed by Mike Taylor.
Relic included in Margins of Error | 2021 | Nirox Sculpture Garden, Johannesburg | Installation View
Relic included in Margins of Error | 2021 | Nirox Sculpture Garden, Johannesburg | Installation View
Chris Soal | Relic (Detail) | 2019–2021 | Glass Fibre Reinforced Concrete Reliefs | Dimensions Variable
Chris Soal | Relic (Detail) | 2019 -2021 | Glass Fibre Reinforced Concrete Reliefs | Dimensions Variable
Chris Soal | Relic | 2019 -2021 | Glass Fibre Reinforced Concrete Reliefs | Dimensions Variable
Chris Soal | Relic (Detail) | 2019–2021 | Glass Fibre Reinforced Concrete Reliefs | Dimensions Variable
Chris Soal | Relic (Detail) | 2019–2021 | Glass Fibre Reinforced Concrete Reliefs | Dimensions Variable
Chris Soal | In the face of overwhelming opposition | 2019 | Concrete and Rebar, with Birch Wood and Bamboo Toothpicks held in Polyurethane Sealant on Ripstop Fabric | 89 x 85 x 7 cm
Elegy | 2021 | Nirox Foundation, Johannesburg | Installation View
Chris Soal | Paniki (Detail) | 2021 | Found Beer Bottle Caps threaded onto Electric Fencing Cable, held in Polyurethane Sealant on Board | 195 x 84 x 10 cm
Chris Soal | Paniki | 2021 | Found Beer Bottle Caps threaded onto Electric Fencing Cable, held in Polyurethane Sealant on Board | 195 x 84 x 10 cm
Chris Soal | Requiem (Detail) | 2021 | Bamboo and Birch Wood Toothpicks, held in Polyurethane Sealant on Board | 155 x 210 x 30 cm
Chris Soal | Requiem | 2021 | Bamboo and Birch Wood Toothpicks, held in Polyurethane Sealant on Board | 155 x 210 x 30 cm
Elegy | 2021 | Nirox Foundation, Johannesburg | Installation View

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