Contemporary Art: "term loosely used to denote art of the present day and of the relatively recent past, of an innovatory or avant-garde nature...." - Tate Collection
Contemporary art is the art of its time: it engages with the immediate here and now. It also points to the future. Being produced by living artists means that contemporary art is unpredictable. Artists change their style, new ones appear and original ideas can emerge with extraordinary results
StateoftheART offers the best in cutting edge contemporary art by emerging and mid-career artists from across South Africa.