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ABSA L’ATELLIER 2014 CAMPAIGN
Artists who wish to enter the Absa L’Atellier campaign – Blood Sweat and Tears – must do so at absaleatelier.co.za. No paper-based entries. For those with no internet access, provisions will be made at collection points. E-mail email@example.com.
OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS
I Love Art – Contemporary Art from the Artists. An invitation to participate in I Love Art, a collect-worthy art book. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALETTE WESSELS KUNSKAMER
Old Masters on display. Maroelana Centre, Maroelana Street, Pretoria East. Tel: 012 346 0728 or e-mail email@example.com.
Assemblage is an NGO which aims to be the central hub for the Joburg visual arts community. Through sharing, connecting, participation and education we promote professionalism, excellence, innovation and sustainable careers for emerging artists. Assemblage collaborates with Joburg Sketchers and explores urban sketching in Newtown the first Friday of every month. Peer Mentoring cycle 1 starts Monday. Apply for the first cycle (three sessions over three months) of the year. Life Drawing starts February 22. Improve your drawing skills. Join us on the last Saturday of every month. Silk- screening workshop, the basics, on February 22 and 23. Sign up as a Prints on Paper member. This is a printmaking workshop. 41 Gwi Mrwebi Street, Newtown, Joburg. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Constitution Hill is open for guided tours to the Women’s Gaol Museum, Number Four Museum, and Old Fort Museum. Constitution Hill is an important platform for heritage-, education-, and tourism-related programmes. The Old Fort, 11 Kotze Street, Braamfontein, Joburg. Tel: 011 381 3108 or e-mail email@example.com.
The debut exhibition of artist and photographer Russell Scott’s series, Botanical Portraits Unearthed, takes place at our Darwin Room. Ends February 20.
CIRCA ON JELLICOE:
Lyndi Sales’s DSS2. Until March 22. 6 Jellicoe Avenue, Rosebank, Joburg. Tel: 011 788 4805 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
FERREIRA ART GALLERY
Old Masters and new artists. 300 Main Road, Bryanston, Joburg. Tel: 011 706 3738 or e-mail email@example.com.
GALLERY ART ON PAPER
Fables and Other Stories by Fiona Pole. In her new body of work, Pole has added a new suite of symbols. Ends February 22. An interactive space is available for children. Pole will conduct a workshop with children on Saturday, February 15 at 10am. All children welcome. 44 Stanley Avenue, Braamfontein Werf (Milpark), Joburg. Tel: 011 726 2234 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Faces Of War by Gabrielle Goliath. Ends February 15.
History Doesn’t Laugh by Hank Willis Thomas. February 22 to March 29.
In the Viewing Room by Haroon Gunn-Salie. February 22 to March 29. 163 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Joburg. Tel: 011 788 1113 or e-mail email@example.com.
HENRY TAYLOR GALLERY
Old Masters on display. Cedar Square Shopping Centre, Cedar Road, Fourways, Joburg. Tel: 011 705 3193 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gold Rush – works of artists including Senzo Shabangu, Joel Mpah Dooh, Diana Hyslo. Ends March 5. 6 Birdhaven Centre, 66 St Andrew Street, Birdhaven, Joburg. Tel: 011 447 6543 or e-mail email@example.com.
JOHANNESBURG ART GALLERY
The Johannesburg Art Gallery is moving towards another centenary celebration, following the celebration of 100 years of the collection 2010. Conversations is an exhibition which explores the role of applied arts that form part of the Johannesburg Art Gallery collection. With a large number of artists participating. Ends May 11. King George Street, between Wolmarans and Noord streets, Joubert Park, Joburg. Tel: 011 725 3180 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIZAMORE & ASSOCIATES GALLERY
Collaborative solo contemporary art exhibition by Olaf Bisschoff. Ends March 1. Chester Court, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Joburg. Tel: 011 880 8802 or e-mail email@example.com.
A hive of activity with various art galleries at ArtsonMain. Solo and group exhibitions on display. 245 Main Street, City and Suburban, Joburg. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
NELSON MANDELA SQUARE
Antiques Fair on the first Sunday of every month. Upper and Lower Levels. 9am to 4pm. Nelson Mandela Square, Maud Street, Sandton. Tel: 011 802 1602 or e-mail email@example.com.
ROOM GALLERY & PROJECTS
Body of Work is an exhibition of new works by Ann Roberts. Ends February 22. Space No 3, Juta Precinct, Juta Street, Braamfontein, Joburg. Tel: 011 074 4944 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOWETO ART AND CRAFT FAIR
The first Sunday of every month. Thirty artists and crafters exhibit, market and sell their works. Soweto Theatre, Jabulani, Soweto, Joburg. Tel: Simphiwe Twala at 078 517 0562 or e-mail email@example.com.
UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG ART GALLERY
An exhibition titled ARTOMS: Histopathology, Regeneration and Other Cases – Continued with works by Sandile Zulu. Ends February 19. APK Campus, corner Kingsway and University roads, Auckland Park, Joburg. Tel: 011 559 2099 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
• E-mail all exhibition and gallery information to waheeda.cito @inl.co.za, subject field ‘gallery guide’.