Our highlights for the April edition of First Thursdays plus other creative event to take note of happening in Joburg this week.
: Goodman Gallery
This week’s list of exhibitions and events around the city offer the perfect mix of world history, inspiration and humour.
Jessica Webster’s solo exhibition “Murderer” is haunting and uncomfortable. Each canvas offers a view into a scene in which something is about to happen.
This week’s art openings and creative events include a group show of emerging and established artists at the Stephan Welz & Co. Studio, American artist Robert Pruitt’s first solo exhibition in South Africa, a fun day of making art in a park, and Johan Thom imagines the various faces of Faust in Africa.
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’s art openings and creative events include the book launch on Kentridge’s Soho Chronicles, MJ Turpin escapes from himself again, WAM revisits sculpture from Limpopo, and creatives share anecdotes from their travels.
Design Indaba presents the South African premier of William Kentridge’s multi-media aesthetic and philosophical stage masterpiece ‘Refuse the Hour’ at the Cape Town City Hall in February 2015.
This week’s openings and events include Goodman Gallery’s 2015 group show, a Wayne Barker solo exhibition, and an experimental electronic music experience.
This week the Mother City hosts a Show & Tell, an illustration sale, an exhibition of local comics and more. Here’s when to be where so you don’t miss out.
Don’t miss out on these art openings and creative events going down this week, from Madiba shirts to fun illustrations with a CreativeMornings talk and much more in between.
This week there’s a diverse range of art exhibitions and events taking place for you to choose from: botanically inspired art, Willem Boshoff’s new solo show that’s all about text, WAM After Hours is back, a large-scale group sculpture show at Nirox Sculpture Park, and just outside of JHB the Aardklop Kunstefees takes over Potchefstroom.
This week’s art openings and events include the A MAZE. and Creative Futures festivals, a Design Share Party, and solo exhibitions by Sam Nhlengetwa and Bongani Khoza.
Provocative conceptual artist Kendell Geers talks to us about why he makes art and working across different mediums and dimensions.
Art Week Joburg hits the city this week with a myriad of different exhibitions, openings, talks and special events taking place across the city, coinciding with the FNB JoburgArtFair. Go get your art on!
While owning a piece of artwork by our favourite artist remains a fantasy for most of us, knowing which artists are hot stuff, on the rise, and top of collectors’ radars is always good to know. Six art insiders tell us which artists’ work they’ll be looking out for at the FNB Joburg Art Fair.