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Yasmien Mackay

b. Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 1997.

Yasmien Mackay is a multimedia artist. Her main themes explore women`s experience of different forms of patriarchal oppression in Post 1994 South Africa.

Group Exhibitions

2020: An_Unfurling, Young Artist Project. KZNSA Gallery, Durban, South Africa.

2019: When Thoughts Become Things. Durban Art Gallery, Durban, South Africa.

2019: Zeitgeist Africa. Durban University of Technology Gallery, Durban, South Africa.

2019: Entrepreneurship Through the Arts. Durban International Convention Centre, Durban, South Africa.

2019: Emma Smith Nominee Exhibition. Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa.

2018: DUT Fine Art & Jewellery Design Graduate Exhibition. KZNSA Gallery, Durban, South Africa.

2018: SHIFT. DISREGARD. RETHINK. Durban University of Technology Gallery, Durban, South Africa.

2018: DOES THIS OFFEND YOU?  BAT Centre, Durban, South Africa.

2016: National Creative Arts Youth Festival. Durban University of Technology Gallery, Durban, South Africa.

2016: New Beginners. Durban Art Space, Durban, South Africa.

Education

2019: Bachelor of Technology in Fine Art (cum laude),  Durban University of Technology.

Awards

2016: Fine Art Excellence Award (First Year Top Student).

2016: Third Place in the National Creative Arts Youth Festival.

2017: Fine Art Excellence Award ( Second Year Top Student).

2018: 18 Dean’s Merit Award for National Diploma in Fine Art.

2018: Fine Art Excellence Award ( Third  Year Top Student).

2019: Fine Art Excellence Award ( Fourth Year Top Student).