Following the recent Armory Focus exhibition in New York, we ask three participating South African galleries and the exhibition curators to share their thoughts on what ‘African perspectives’ means in the local and international art context.
Agency: blank projects
Ahead of Jared Ginsburg’s solo show at Blank Project he and his brother Josh – also a practicing artist – discussed his work and process.
This week we’re looking forward to a bicycle exhibition at SAM by Stan Engelbrecht, Ricky Lee Gordon’s first ever indoor solo show and the opening of Infecting The City public arts festival.
This week it’s Thursdays Late, the mobile edition of First Thursdays taking place in Woodstock. Exhibition openings on the night include Igshaan Adams’ solo show exploring hybrid identity at Blank Projects, solo shows by Olafur Eliassona and Kemang Wa Lehuler at Stevenson and a group show at the Goodman Gallery.
It’s ART WEEK in Cape Town and there are so many exhibition openings, cultural events and launches that it would be near impossible to attend them all. There’s the Standard Bank Young Artist Award exhibition at Iziko, group shows at Blank Projects, Stevenson, WHATIFTHEWORLD and Everard Read as well as five […]
This week’s exhibition openings in Cape Town include a celebration of urban comic art, a series of stamps and unpublished works by Zapiro.
Performance artist Donna Kukama speaks to us about her work and the FNB Joburg Art Fair.
This week Kerry Chaloner’s new solo exhibition is opening, there’s a multi-sensory showcase of food, photography and film and the second Open Design starts.
This week Cape Town hosts 7 solo exhibitions, 3 group shows and a creative showcase. Here’s the what, when and where: Tuesday, 22 July Two solo exhibitions open at Blank Projects The Comforter by Wilhelm Saayman “These seven paintings are about the transients of our society: […]
This week the Mother City hosts a group photography show at Erdmann Contemporary, the opening of the Department of Design exhibition, the first ever Skattie Celebrates show with Unathi Mkonto and Design Dialogues V5.0. Here’s the low-down: Tuesday 8 July Dreams to Reality, a group photography exhibition opens at Erdmann Contemporary […]
It’s the first week of the month, which is the busiest week on CT’s creative calendar. Here’s a list of must-see openings and events, so you don’t miss out.
With Art Week Cape Town happening from 23 November – 7 December, there are loads of openings in Cape Town this week. Here’s our pick of the ones not to miss:
The galleries in Cape Town are a little quiet after the buzzing First Thursdays last week. Here’s a list of some of the gallery openings in and around Cape Town in the upcoming week, so you don’t miss out:
Thoughts and impressions left over after the Joburg Art Fair: abstraction and contemporary expressionism in painting, print and drawing.
To coincide with their presence at the Art Fair, blank projects Cape Town will be presenting an additional exhibition of new works from the 12 artists represented by and associated with the gallery. The show will be hosted by the Ithuba Arts Foundation in Braamfontein, and is intended to […]