Joburg -Art Guide 20Aug

Haroon Gunn-Salie- History of Apartheid

History after apartheid is the first solo exhibition by Haroon Gunn-Salie at Goodman Gallery Johannesburg. The exhibition presents new work in the form of a major interactive installation titled History after apartheid.

22 Aug – 19 Sept @ 9:30am (Tue-Fri)

Goodman Gallery. 163 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-788-1113

 

The Capture – Florine Demosthene

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

Until 4 Sept @ 6pm

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).

Until 11 Sept

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. 

Until 25 Oct @ 2pm

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. 

Until 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.

Until 24 Aug @ 10am

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

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

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

 

Stephen Hobbs: Permanent Culture

Permanent Culture at 1800 Metres reveals how material developed in Cape Town relates back to and informs work done in the urban context. 

13 Aug – 13 Sept @ 9am – 5pm (Tue – Fri)

142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-447-0627