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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.
JOHANNESBURG - IN TOTO GALLERY
A SECRET WORLD explores the familiar and unfamiliar nature of portraiture and anatomical representation.

Participating: Ilana Seati *
Closing Monday 1 May 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 - ELLIS HOUSE
THANATOPHOBIA by the Dead Bunny Society.
 

Participating: Alison Jean Shaw * Elrie Joubert * Guy du Toit * Johan Thom * Laetitia Lups * Stephen Rosin * Wayne Matthews *
Closing Wednesday 3 May 2017
ELLIS HOUSE
Ellis House, 23 Voorhout Street, Troyeville, Johannesburg
A collective creative energy of art and artists in the City of Johannesburg.
JOHANNESBURG - FADA GALLERY
Booknesses: South African Artists' Books

Participating: Various artists *
Closing Friday 5 May 2017
FADA GALLERY
Bunting Road Campus (opp Gas Works), Auckland Park Tel: +27 (0)11 559 1098 || Email: web-fada@uj.ac.za

JOHANNESBURG - UJ ART GALLERY
Booknesses: Artists' Books from the Jack Ginsberg Collection.

Participating: Various artists *
Closing Friday 5 May 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 - THE HENRY GEORGE GALLERY
IMMATERIUM, a solo exhibition.
 

Participating: Cedric Vanderlinden *
Closing Saturday 6 May 2017
THE HENRY GEORGE GALLERY
45 6th Street, Parkhurst Tel: +27 11 880 2698 || Email: mandy@henrygeorge.co.za
Bespoke boutique art gallery set in the heart of Parkhurst in a pristine art deco house. Represents the best emerging artists in South Africa. Hosts exciting exhibitions, event and workshops. And team builder and year end events/creative sessions.
JOHANNESBURG - THE MELROSE GALLERY
PARADISUS (DEPERDITUM). RSVP to craig@themelrosegallery.com by 3 April.

Participating: Christiaan Diedericks *
Closing Monday 8 May 2017
THE MELROSE GALLERY
10 High Street, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg Tel: craig@themelrosegallery.com || Cell: +27 83 777 6644
The Melrose Gallery is a beautiful 290 square metre gallery situated on the High Street of the exclusive Melrose Arch urban precinct. The gallery showcases works by many of South Africa's most respected artists and hosts regular solo exhibitions.
JOHANNESBURG - STEVENSON JOHANNESBURG
OF MUD AND LOTUS

Participating: Viviane Sassen *
Closing Friday 12 May 2017
STEVENSON JOHANNESBURG
62 Juta Street, Braamfontein Tel: 011 403 1055/1908 || Email: jhb@stevenson.info
Stevenson is a contemporary art gallery opened as Michael Stevenson in Cape Town in 2003, and subsequently partnered with David Brodie in Johannesburg in 2008.
JOHANNESBURG - GOODMAN GALLERY
EXOTIC TRADE explores decolonial healing through the politics of technology.

Participating: Tabita Rezaire *
Closing Wednesday 17 May 2017
GOODMAN GALLERY
163 Jan Smuts Ave. Parkwood Tel: 011 788 1113 || Email: jhb@goodman-gallery.com
The Goodman Gallery is at the forefront of contemporary art in South Africa focusing on South African artists, artists from the greater African Continent, and other countries that engage in a dialogue with the African context.
JOHANNESBURG - NO END CONTEMPORARY ART SPACE
DISS·TOPIAN·PARA·DICE, a solo exhibition.

Participating: Matthew Hazell *
Closing Saturday 20 May 2017
NO END CONTEMPORARY ART SPACE
60 4th Avenue, Linden Cell: 082 662 9932 || Email: exhibitions@no-end.co.za
No End Contemporary Art Space is a contemporary art gallery in Johannesburg which showcases work in a variety of media by South African artists.
JOHANNESBURG - THE MARKET PHOTO WORKSHOP
CETTE MAISON N'EST PAS À VENDRE ET À VENDRE (This House is not for Sale and for Sale), a solo exhibition in association with the Visual Arts Network of South Africa (VANSA), with the support of Pro Helvetia Johannesburg and the Swiss Agency for Development (SDC).

Participating: Georges Senga Assani *
Closing Friday 26 May 2017
THE MARKET PHOTO WORKSHOP
2 President Str Newtown (entrance Bus Factory) Tel: +27 (0) 11 834 1444 || Email: info@marketphotoworkshop.co.za
As a school of photography, a gallery, and a project space, the Market Photo Workshop has played a pivotal role in the training of South Africa`s photographers
JOHANNESBURG - GOETHE-INSTITUT
BIKOHAUSEN: Steve Bantu Biko and Karlheinz Stockhausen in Johannesburg, 1971, a multimedia installation featuring Philip Miller in collaboration with Waldo Alexander, Tlale Makhene, Siya Makuzen, Ann Masina, Vusumuzi Nhlapo and Bham Ntabeni.
 

Participating: Various artists *
Closing Tuesday 6 June 2017
GOETHE-INSTITUT
119 Jan Smuts Ave, Parkwood (Entrance on New Port Road) Tel: +27 11 442 3232 || Email: info@johannesburg.goethe.org
The Goethe-Institut is the German cultural centre in Johannesburg, offering German language courses & cultural events.
JOHANNESBURG - MOAD (MUSEUM OF AFRICAN DESIGN)
UNFINISHED CITY - An Exploration of Design In Action.

Participating: Various artists *
Closing Monday 31 July 2017
MOAD (MUSEUM OF AFRICAN DESIGN)
281 Commissioner Street
A multi disciplinary exhibition, event and performance space with a core objective of advancing problem solving ideas for Africa and beyond.






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