56th Venice Biennale
Curated by Okwui Enswezor and entitled ‘All the worlds futures’, the exhibition offers visitors a chance to engage wuth International Art trends.
15 Feb @ 7pm
Atterbury Theatre. 4 Daventry Street, Pretoria. (Tel) 012-471-1700
The House Project
American born photographer Roger Ballen will hold his first solo exhibition this month.
Until 28 Feb @ 9am (Mon – Sat)
Gallery Momo. 52 7th Avenue, Parktown North. (Tel) 011-327-3247
This is an exhibition by artist Antoinette Murdoch in which she explores ‘cocking’-the method of priming a gun for fire. We are lead to believe that this is the most dramatic scene in movies and Murdoch pokes at this perception in her work.
11 Feb – 27 Feb @ 9am (Tue – Sat)
Circa on Jellicoe Gallery. 2 Jellicoe Road, Rosebank. (Tel) 011-788-4805
William Kentridge – Notes Towards a Model Opera
The piece Notes towards a Model Opera is rooted in extensive research into the intellectual, political, and social history of modern China, from Lu Xun to revolutionary theatre, that Kentridge undertook in preparation for his Asian exhibitions.
11 Feb – 21 Feb @ 9:30
Goodman Gallery. 163 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood. (Tel) 011-788-1113
An established artist, Mashile in well known in the South African art scene. His latest exhibition will showcase work on ‘man as animal’ and ‘animal as man’ , using figures that invoke stereotypical human attributes.
11 – 27 Feb @ 9am
Circa Gallery. 2 Jellicoe Avenue, Rosebank. (Tel) 011-788-4805
A new series of silkscreens and others works from artist Wayne Barker.
11 Feb – 4 Mar @ 9am
Everard Read Gallery. 6 Jellicoes Avenue, Rosebank (Tel) 011-788-4805