Angela de Jesus

IntroSouth African artist
Is Curator 
Artist 
From South Africa 
Type Arts 
Genderfemale
Birth 1982 
, Kroonstad, South Africa
Age38 years
Education
University of the Free State

Angela de Jesus is a South African visual artist and curator living and working in Bloemfontein.

Background

de Jesus uses her Portuguese heritage and experience working in a takeaway shop to investigate intercultural exchange and visual perception. She uses hidden CCTV cameras as materials in her own video creations.

Career

Education

  • MFA from the University of the Free State

Exhibitions

  • Sasol New Signatures Competition at the Pretoria Art Museum
  • Absa L’Atelier, ABSA Gallery, Johannesburg
  • Bellville Gallery, Cape Town
  • Oliewenhuis Art Museum
  • Spier Contemporary 2010 – winner of Thamdigi Foundation Prize in Arnhem, Netherlands

Notable Works

Control Room

Video installation, size variable

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