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OPENING EVENTS
CURRENT EVENTS
JOHANNESBURG - GORDART STUDIOS AND STOKVEL GALLERY
Opening: Sunday 30 April 2017 at 12:00
Gordart Studios and Stokvel Gallery Launch featuring works by at least 100 artists including 20 works by Diane Victor and a show of artworks by Gordon Froud including life-sized spiked figures. 
Participating: Various artists *
GORDART STUDIOS AND STOKVEL GALLERY
131 Albert street, Johannesburg (Between Nugget and End Street)
Six floors of studio including printmaking, weaving, sculpture, drawing studios, residency space and gallery.
JOHANNESBURG - ASSEMBLAGE
Opening: Tuesday 2 May 2017 at 18:00
THEY CAME FOR THE WATER WHILE THE WORLD WATCHED, a solo exhibition.
Participating: Giya Makondo-Wills *
Closing Sunday 7 May 2017
ASSEMBLAGE
1 Marshall St, Ferreirasdorp || Email: info@assemblage.co.za
Assemblage is a place for the visual arts community of Johannesburg to connect, to share ideas, information and advice and to collaborate. Assemblage is about production, participation and the sharing of resources and knowledge.
JOHANNESBURG - LIZAMORE & ASSOCIATES GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017
MJ LOURENS: IN SITU, a collaboration between the artist, Barnard Gallery and Lizamore & Associates. 
Participating: MJ Lourens *
Closing Saturday 27 May 2017
LIZAMORE & ASSOCIATES GALLERY
155 Jan Smuts Ave, Parkwood Tel: 011 880 8802 || Cell: 082 651 4702 || Email: info@lizamore.co.za
Established by Teresa Lizamore in 2001, Lizamore & Associates (previously known as Artspace Gallery) exhibits the work of talented up and coming, as well as established contemporary South African artists.
JOHANNESBURG - SOUTHERN GUILD & WHATIFTHEWORLD GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 18:00
TAINTED
Participating: Justine Mahoney *
Closing Saturday 1 July 2017
SOUTHERN GUILD & WHATIFTHEWORLD GALLERY
19 Keyes Avenue, Keyes Art Mile, Rosebank, Johannesburg Tel: 010 594 5062 || Email: londi@southernguild.co.za
Contemporary art gallery, WHATIFTHEWORLD, and collectible design gallery, Southern Guild, come together in one space to offer groundbreaking exhibitions in art and limited-edition design.
JOHANNESBURG - PRIEST
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 18:00
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OHFUCKWHATNOW, a solo exhibition of work. The exhibition also feature the launch of a Zine by Wilhelm.
Participating: Wilhelm Saayman *
Closing Friday 26 May 2017
PRIEST
142 Jan Smuts Ave, Rosebank, Johannesburg Cell: 074 515 3247 || Email: wayne@priest.co.za
Priest is a hybrid and experimental exhibition space engendering a wide array of independent and fringe artistic and curatorial activities.
JOHANNESBURG - LIZAMORE & ASSOCIATES GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 18:00
MUTA, a solo exhibition that explores the artist's personal connection to landscapes.
Participating: JM Tshikhuthulu *
LIZAMORE & ASSOCIATES GALLERY
155 Jan Smuts Ave, Parkwood Tel: 011 880 8802 || Cell: 082 651 4702 || Email: info@lizamore.co.za
Established by Teresa Lizamore in 2001, Lizamore & Associates (previously known as Artspace Gallery) exhibits the work of talented up and coming, as well as established contemporary South African artists.
JOHANNESBURG - GALLERY 2
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 18:00
EARTH FABRIC
Participating: Rosemary Joynt * Cheryl Gage * Bronwyn Findlay * Laurel Holmes *
Closing Saturday 27 May 2017
GALLERY 2
140 Jan Smuts Ave, Parkwood Tel: 011 447 0155/98 || Cell: 083 457 4851 || Email: info@gallery2.co.za
Gallery 2 looks to mediate between formalist ideals and the theoretical artistic discourse of contemporary art.
JOHANNESBURG - SMAC ART GALLERY JOHANNESBURG
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 18:00
GIVE-AND-TAKE, PUSH-AND-PULL
 
Participating: Themba Shibase *
Closing Saturday 27 May 2017
SMAC ART GALLERY JOHANNESBURG
1st Floor, The Trumpet 19 Keyes Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg Tel: +27 (0)10 594 5400 || Email: info@smacgallery.com
SMAC Art Gallery is primarily concerned with the significance of historical and contemporary art movements in South Africa
JOHANNESBURG - UPSTAIRS @ BAMBOO
Opening: Saturday 6 May 2017 at 09:30 - 16:00
PLATFORM
 
Participating: Sarel Petrus * Jaco Benade * Clare Haynes * Diane McLean * Cornelia Stoop * Jacques Muller * Pieter Robbetze * Frederick Clarke * Lindy van Hasselt * Franscois Potgieter * Kevin Collins * Jop Kunneke * Adrie le Roux * Hazel Frankel * Laurel Holmes * Adele Potgieter * Otto du Plessis * Zolile Phetshane * Karlien de Villiers *
Closing Sunday 14 May 2017
UPSTAIRS @ BAMBOO
Corner 9th street & Rustenburg Melville Cell: 079 896 3273 || Email: upstairs@bamboo.co.za
Upstairs is a 90m2 space available to artists, curators and publicists. It is a self run space where the user runs their own show for ten days.
JOHANNESBURG - IN TOTO GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 11 May 2017 at 18:00
PAINTING Group Exhibition
Participating: Pamela Chapman * Kevin Collins * Michaela Rinaldi *
Closing Friday 9 June 2017
IN TOTO GALLERY
6 Birdhaven Centre, 66 Str, Birdhaven Tel: 011 447 6543 || Email: megan@intotogallery.co.za
In Toto Gallery is an exciting new space that features local, international, contemporary and historical works of the highest quality
JOHANNESBURG - UJ ART GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 18 May 2017 at 18:30 for 19:00
PPC Imaginarium Awards' Winners Announcement
Participating: Various artists *
Closing Thursday 15 June 2017
UJ ART GALLERY
UJ APK Campus, Cnr. Kingsway/ University Rd, Auckland Park Tel: 011 559 2099 || Email: gallery@uj.ac.za
UJ ARTS & CULTURE produces exhibitions, concerts and a range of cultural and creative activities across all four UJ campuses.
JOHANNESBURG - CONSTITUTION HILL
Opening: Thursday 18 May 2017 at 18:00
HIDDEN SHADOWS AND SILENT VOICES OF PRISON NUMBER 4, a photography exhibition narrating the fascinating story of this nefarious prison.
Participating: Clint Strydom *
Closing Sunday 27 August 2017
CONSTITUTION HILL
11 Kotze Str Braamfontein Tel: +27 11 381 3100 || Email: info@constitutionhill.org.za
Nowhere can the story of South Africa's turbulent past and its extraordinary transition to democracy be told as it is at Constitution Hill.Mon - Fri 09h00-17h00. Sat & Sun 10h00-17h00 (last tour at 16h00)
JOHANNESBURG - THE BAG FACTORY ARTISTS STUDIO
Opening: Friday 19 May 2017 at 18:00 - 21:30
SALON SALE
Participating: David Koloane * Minenkulu Ngoyi * Shenaz Mahomed * Niel Niewoudt * Diana Hyslop * Bev Butkow * and more. *
THE BAG FACTORY ARTISTS STUDIO
10 Mahlatini Street Fordsburg Tel: 011 834 9181 || Email: info@bagfactoryart.org.za
One of Joburg`s leading visual arts organisations, the Bag Factory was set up to provide studios for artists ? mainly black artists, who at that stage, had very little access to networks and resources in order to build their careers.






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