Joburg -Art Guide 13Aug

The Capture – Florine Demosthene

The exhibition aims to recreate society’s views on the black female body. Demosthenes artworls are provocative and enticing.

6 Aug  – 4 Sept @ 6pm

Free

Gallery Momo. 52 7th Avenue, Parktown North. (Tel) 011-327-3247

 

Wim Botha

Wim Botha was born in Pretoria in 1974, graduated from the University of Pretoria with a BA (Visual Art) in 1996, and lives in Cape Town. He has received a number of prestigious awards, including the Helgaard Steyn Prize for sculpture (2013).

13 Aug – 11 Sept

Free

Stevenson, Johannesburg. 62 Juta Street, Braamfontein. (Tel) 011-326-0034

 

Alinka Echeverria

This is Alinka Echeverria’s first solo exhibition on the African Continent. Her photographics works develop from South Mexico, South Sudan and South Africa. 

9 Aug – 25 Oct @ 2pm

Free

Johannesburg Art Gallery. Cnr Klein and King George Streets, Joubert Park, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-725-3130

 

Jenny Nijenhuis

This is Jenny’s first solo exhibition featuring works that tell a story about choice and the relationships people have with each other. 

6-31 Aug @ 10am 

Lizamore & Associates. 155 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-880-8802

 

Women in Resistance

This body of work is by French Photographer Pierre-Yves Ginet. His work shows women in resistance as well as the sacrifice and struggles they face in society.

6-24 Aug @ 10am

Free

Alliance Francaise of Johannesburg. 17 Lower Park Drive, Parkview. (Tel) 011-646-1169

 

Flight

Kirsty May Hall will exhibit some of her work at ‘In Toto Gallery’ featuring paintings of birds.

Until 24 Aug @ 10am

Free

In Toto Gallery. 6 Birdhaven Centre, 66 St Andrew Street, Birdhaven. (Tel) 011-447-6543

 

J.H Pierneef: A Space for Landscape

Featuring a variety of paintings and prints that show space and landscape. The body of work also features pieces that were created in response to some of Pierneef’s work.

Until 12 Sept @ 10am

Free

Standard Bank Art Gallery. Cnr Simmonds and Frederick Streets, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-631-4467

 

The Sacred Shrine

Althea Botha has studied fine arts and developed her skills in various mediums which include print, sculpture, drawing and painting. This exhibition focuses on illustrations by Althea Botha.

15 Aug @ 10am

Free

Stop Sign Art Gallery. 27 Boxes, 4th Avenue, Melville, Johannesburg. (Tel) 078-207-0688