Gauteng Gallery Guide - February 21, 2014Comment on this story
ABSA L’ATELIER 2014 CAMPAIGN – CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS :
Friday, March 7.
Artists who wish to enter the Absa L’Atelier campaign – Blood Sweat and Tears – must do so at www.absa latelier.co.za. No paper-based entries. For those with no internet access, provisions will be made at collection points. E-mail [email protected]
ABSA ART GALLERY
Celebrates South Africa’s 20 years of freedom with internationally acclaimed South African photographer, Dr Peter Magubane, whose retrospective, A Struggle without Documentation is No Struggle, is hosted at the Absa Gallery and pays tribute to one of the artists who captured the country’s journey to freedom. Ends March 13. Main Street, Joburg CBD. Tel: 011 888 8548 or e-mail [email protected]
ALETTE WESSELS KUNSKAMER
Old Masters on display. Maroelana Centre, Maroelana Street, Pretoria East. Tel: 012 346 0728 or e-mail [email protected]
ASSEMBLAGE – NewARC
Open studio event and End Point, a group exhibition of work by five bursary artists. Join us on Wednesday for a glass of wine, pizza, music and a double-bill of art: Assemblage’s new year art sale and End Point. Dr Paul Bayliss, the curator of the Absa Gallery, will give a talk at 6.30pm. End Point will be opened at 7pm by Assemblage. 41 Gwi Mrwebi Street, Newtown, Joburg or e-mail [email protected]
CAROL LEE FINE ART
This exhibition features both well-known and emerging contemporary painters and sculptors like Kagiso Pat Mautloa, Guy du Toit, Carl Becker, Mary Visser, Sarah Ballam, Cobus Haupt, Jaco Benade and Kobus la Grange. Opens Saturday, March 1, ends Sunday, March 9. Upstairs@Bamboo, cnr Rustenburg Road and 9th Street, Melville, Joburg. Tel: 011 486 0626 or e-mail [email protected]
CIRCA ON JELLICOE AND EVERARD READ GALLERIES
Dr Viktor Schroeder’s Memento Mori (“remember you die”) in the Darwin Room. This exhibition explores the universal subject of death, and brings together historical and modern works that ask the viewer to contemplate their own mortality. Ongoing.
Lyndi Sales’s DSS2 in the Gallery until March 22. 6 Jellicoe Avenue, Rosebank, Joburg. Tel: 011 788 4805 or e-mail [email protected]
The Writing on the Wall is an exhibition of contemporary Ndebele murals. From Wednesday to Friday. The Old Fort, 1 Kotze Street, Braamfontein, Joburg. Tel: 011 381 3108 or e-mail [email protected]
GALLERY ART ON PAPER
Fables and Other Stories by Fiona Pole. Ends tomorrow. 44 Stanley Avenue, Braamfontein Werf (Milpark), Joburg. Tel: 011 726 2234 or e mail [email protected]
We are exhibiting works by various artists including Colbert Mashile, Themba Khumalo, Sam Nhlengethwa and more. Ends March 7. 140 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Joburg. Tel: 011 447 0155/98 or e-mail [email protected]
History Doesn’t Laugh by Hank Willis. The exhibition highlights the artist’s interest in representing photographic ideas through unconventional materials. He scoured many publications and archives for graphics, images and audio that exemplify, through popular culture, our recent history.Tomorrow to March 29. 163 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Joburg. Tel: 011 788 1113 or e-mail [email protected]
Gold Rush. The works of artists including Senzo Shabangu, Joel Mpah Dooh. Ends March 5. 6 Birdhaven Centre, St Andrews Street, Birdhaven, Joburg. Tel: 011 447 6543 or e-mail [email protected]
JOHANNESBURG ART GALLERY
Conversations, with a large number of participants. Ends May 11. King George Street, between Wolmarans and Noord streets, Joubert Park, Joburg. Tel: 011 725 3180 or e-mail [email protected]
LIZAMORE & ASSOCIATES GALLERY
Solo contemporary by Olaf Bisschoff. Ends March 1. Chester Court, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Joburg. Tel: 011 880 8802 or e-mail [email protected]
ROOM GALLERY & PROJECTS
Body Of Work by Ann Roberts. Ends tomorrow. Space No 3, Juta Precinct, Juta Street, Braamfontein, Joburg. Tel: 011 074 4944 or e-mail room@ urbanartprojects.org
STANDARD BANK ART GALLERY
In The Weave by Walter Oltmann. Ends March 29. Cnr Frederick and Harrisons Streets, Joburg. CBD. Tel: 011 631 4467 or go to www.standardbank arts.co.za.
Of Love & Loss by Zanele Muholi. Until April 4.
Exhibition of Naïve art by Justin Abelman. March 9 to 30. 62 Juta Street, Braamfontein, Joburg. Tel: 011 403 1055/1908. or e-mail [email protected]
UNIVERSITY OF JOhannesBURG ART GALLERY
Serengeti Crossroads/ Migration. Mixed media on canvas. March 5 to April 9. APK Campus, cnr Kingsway and University roads, Auckland Park. Joburg. Tel: 011 559 2099 or e-mail [email protected]
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