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SANDTON CONVENTION CENTRE
National Antiques and Decorative Arts Faire. Opens July 24 at 4.40pm and runs July 25 to 27 July from 10am to 6pm.
If there is one thing that everyone who visits the annual faire agrees with, its that it never disappoints.
ALETTE WESSELS KUNSKAMER
Maroelana Centre, Maroelana Street, Pretoria East. Tel: 012 346 0728 or e-mail [email protected] Old Master on permanent exibition.
ART EYE GALLERY
The Design Quarter, cnr William Nicol Drive and Leslie Avenue, Fourways, Joburg. Tel: 011 386 2198, 011 465 7695 or e-mail [email protected] Every Tuesday Art Eye presents six pieces of art by different artists.
41 Gwigwi Mrwebi Street, Newtown, Joburg CBD. E-mail info@ assemblage. co.za. Our studio opened in 2012 and over the past two years it has accommodated more than 40 artists, run 13 workshops, 20 peer mentoring sessions and seven open studios. Last year we expanded the space and opened a printmaking workshop, Prints on Paper. Many of the studio artists we have worked with over this time have had their first solo exhibitions, been recognised in art competitions, participate regularly in group shows and are making a living from being artists.
The Old Fort, 11 Kotze Street, Braamfontein, Joburg. Tel: 011 381 3108 or e-mail g.sathekge@ constitutionhill. org.za. We have various free tours for scholars and school children. Please contact as above for more information.
GALLERY ART ON PAPER
44 Stanley Avenue, Braamfontein, Joburg. Tel 011 726 2234 or e-mail [email protected]
In Case Of Emergence by Neil le Roux. This exhibition is accompanied by a catalogue. Ends July 19.
GALLERY ON 6TH
28 6th Avenue, Parkhurst, Joburg. Tel: Ronel at 084 564 5641 or e-mail [email protected]
Carnival by award-winning artist Charl Gräbe. This exhibition is associated with rhino poaching and pledges 50 percent of the proceeds towards rhino conservation in South Africa. Ends Sunday.
245 Main Street, Maboneng Precinct, Joburg. Tel: 011 442 3232 or e-mail [email protected]
Where Paradise Grows. Detroit artist collective exhibits in Johburg. Fine art/installation opens Thursday.
119 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Joburg.
Open call for proposals: GoetheonMain 2015. Project ideas for exhibitions, workshops, events and performances can be handed in until August 15. For more information, please contact Benjamin Keuffel.
163 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Joburg. Tel: 011 788 1113 or e-mail [email protected]
Strata by Jeremy Wafer. Saturday to August 2.
6 Birdhaven Centre, 66 St Andrew Street, Birdhaven, Joburg. Tel: 011 447 6543 or e-mail [email protected]
Menagerie by John Moore, Kreh Mellick , Amita Makan, Diana Hyslop, Roger Hart and many more. Ends July 28.
ITHUBA ARTS GALLERY
100 Juta Street, Braamfontein. (Entrance in Biccard Street). Tel: 011 880 1340 or e-mail [email protected]
In her first solo exhibition at Ithuba, Memory Game, Louise Ross explores history, memory and the city through a series of abstract watercolours. Thursday to July 31.
153 Smit Street, Braamfontein, Joburg. E-mail [email protected]
155 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Joburg. Tel: 011 880 8802 or e-mail [email protected]
Two exhibitions: Observa 714 by Kilammy-Jo Liversage in the main gallery. Explores the intersection between street art and fine art while reconstructing them into a new genre of portraiture.
I Am a Lone by Uwe Pfaff in the sculpture garden. Both end August 5.
cnr Mainand Fox streets, City and Suburban, Joburg. E-mail [email protected]
An ongoing hive of activities with exhibitions at various art galleries, bioscopes and more.
NELSON MANDELA SQUARE
Lower and upper Levels. Tel: 011 802 1611 or e-mail [email protected]
Antiques fair on the first Sunday of each month from 9am to 4pm.
STANDARD BANK ART GALLERY
Corner Simmonds and Frederick streets, Joburg CBD. Tel: 011 631 4467 or e-mail [email protected]
From Sitting to Selfie: 300 years of South African portraits, by various artists featuring watercolours from the 1840s through to video installations from this century. Ends September 6.
UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG ART GALLERY
APK Campus, cnr Kingsway and University roads, Auckland Park, Joburg. Tel: 011 559 2099 or e-mail [email protected]
A New Jerusalem by Jackson Hlungwani. Funded by MTN SA Foundation, this seminal exhibition provides a retrospective overview of the legendary artist’s sculptures, prints, sacred New Jerusalem site and philosophy. Ends July 16.
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