“In his vast and seductive seascapes, Aikman denies the viewer a foothold. There is no jetty or shoreline on which to anchor the gaze. Rather, the viewer is set adrift, borne unto the watery surface of a world governed by the elements, suspended in time and space”.1
1. Text accompanying the exhibition ‘Haunt’ at SMAC, Johannesburg, 2 to 25 February 17.