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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.
PORT ELIZABETH - GFI ART GALLERY
Opening: Tuesday 2 May 2017 at 18:00
ALEPPO - LIFE IN THE RUBBLE OF DESTRUCTION
 
Participating: Rina Badenhorst *
Closing Wednesday 31 May 2017
GFI ART GALLERY
30 Park Drive, Central Tel: 041 586 3973 || Email: gfi@mweb.co.za
The GFI Art Gallery (previously known as the Ron Belling Art Gallery) is owned by the Gutsche Family, passionate supporters and promoters of the visual arts.
CAPE TOWN - CIRCA CAPE TOWN
Opening: Wednesday 3 May 2017 at 18:30
100 GENERATIONS OF SOIL, a solo exhibition.
Participating: Louis Olivier *
Closing Wednesday 31 May 2017
CIRCA CAPE TOWN
Ulundi House, Portswood Square, V&A Waterfront Tel: +27 21 418 4527 || Email: ctgallery@everard.co.za

CAPE TOWN - CIRCA CAPE TOWN
Opening: Wednesday 3 May 2017 at 18:30
THE INVISIBLE GARDENER
Participating: Barbara Wildenboer *
Closing Wednesday 31 May 2017
CIRCA CAPE TOWN
Ulundi House, Portswood Square, V&A Waterfront Tel: +27 21 418 4527 || Email: ctgallery@everard.co.za

CAPE TOWN - WORLDART GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017
Solo exhibition. 
Participating: Norman O`Flynn *
Closing Thursday 25 May 2017
WORLDART GALLERY
54 Church Street Cape Town Tel: 021 423 3075 || Cell: 082 901 5045 || Email: charl@worldart.co.za
Worldart specialises in contemporary art with a leaning towards urban and pop art. The art is modern and selected carefully with a discerning eye.
CAPE TOWN - THE CAPE GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 18:00
JOURNEY TO THE INTERIOR Solo Exhibition
Walkabout: Saturday 6 May 2017 at 11:00
Participating: Lambert Kriedemann *
Closing Saturday 27 May 2017
THE CAPE GALLERY
60 Church Street, Cape Town Tel: +27 21 423 5309 || Email: web@capegallery.co.za
The Cape Gallery seeks to expose fine art that is rooted in the South African tradition.
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
CAPE TOWN - YOUNGBLOOD GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 17:00 - 21:00
WHAT DO YOU SEE?
Participating: Annika Theron * Benjamin Haskins * Candace Di Talamo * Chanda Hanel * Chloe Obermeyer * Chris Slabber *
YOUNGBLOOD GALLERY
Beautifull life building 70 -72 Bree Street Tel: +27 (0)21 424 0074 || Cell: +27 (0)71 965 2870 || Email: marie@ybafricanculture.com
Youngblood arts & culture development company and foundation gives exposure to the burgeoning artistic and cultural activities and talents in South Africa.
CAPE TOWN - 99 LOOP
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 18:00
DISPLACEMENT, a photography exhibition exploring the feeling of being lost and powerless in spaces that typically imply comfort and familiarity, such as home and the landscapes of youth.
Participating: Thandiwe Msebenzi * Nobukho Nqaba * Sitaara Stodel *
Closing Saturday 27 May 2017
99 LOOP
99 Loop Street (Cnr Church street) Tel: 021 422 3766 || Email: info@99loop.co.za
99 Loop shines a spotlight on a wide range of top emerging and established artistic talent from South Africa.
STELLENBOSCH - GUS (GALLERY UNIVERSITY STELLENBOSCH)
Opening: Thursday 4 May 2017 at 17:00
RELEVANT / IRRELEVANT Solo Exhibition.
Participating: Ingrid Winterbach *
GUS (GALLERY UNIVERSITY STELLENBOSCH)
Corner of Dorp and Bird Street, Stellenbosch Tel: 021 882 8899 || Email: gus@sun.ac.za
GUS (Gallery University Stellenbosch) forms part of the Visual Arts Department at the University of Stellenbosch.
PRETORIA - ASSOCIATION OF ARTS PRETORIA
Opening: Friday 5 May 2017 at 18:30 for 19:00
KEEP A GREEN TREE IN YOUR HEART AND PERHAPS A SINGING BIRD WILL COME, an exhibition of work on plexi-glass and paper.
Participating: Ilona Petzer *
Closing Wednesday 17 May 2017
ASSOCIATION OF ARTS PRETORIA
173 Mackie Str, Nieuw Muckleneuk Tel: 012 346 3100 / 3110 || Cell: 083 288 5117 || Email: artspta@mweb.co.za
The Association serves as a platform for both upcoming and established artists. It has become the hub of art in Pretoria and Gauteng, as well as nationally.
DURBAN - ARTSPACE DURBAN
Opening: Friday 5 May 2017 at 18:00
NOTION AND NATURE
 
Participating: Nicholas Crooks * Miranda Crooks *
Closing Friday 26 May 2017
ARTSPACE DURBAN
3 Millar Rd, Off Umgeni Rd Tel: +27 31 312 0793 || Email: info@artspace-durban.com
artSPACE durban is an art gallery located in a warehouse in a light industrial area near central Durban.
PRETORIA - ASSOCIATION OF ARTS PRETORIA
Opening: Friday 5 May 2017 at 18:30 for 19:00
ECHOES, an exhibition of ink on clay-board.
Participating: Stephi Joubert *
Closing Wednesday 24 May 2017
ASSOCIATION OF ARTS PRETORIA
173 Mackie Str, Nieuw Muckleneuk Tel: 012 346 3100 / 3110 || Cell: 083 288 5117 || Email: artspta@mweb.co.za
The Association serves as a platform for both upcoming and established artists. It has become the hub of art in Pretoria and Gauteng, as well as nationally.
CAPE TOWN - WARREN EDITIONS
Opening: Saturday 6 May 2017
RELIEF, an exhibition of large-scale relief prints.
 
Participating: Vulindlela Nyoni * Gabrielle Raaff * Daniella Mooney * Katherine Bull * Connor Cullinan *
Closing Saturday 27 May 2017
WARREN EDITIONS
3rd Floor, 62 Roeland Street, Cape Town Tel: 021 461 6070 || Email: we@warreneditions.com
Warren Editions is a professional print studio in Cape Town, publishing and printing original fine art prints. The studio collaborates with established and emerging artists.
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.
PRETORIA - TINA SKUKAN GALLERY
Opening: Sunday 7 May 2017 at 11:00 - 14:30
DIE BERGENGEL, an exhibition of ink on paper sketches and book launch in association with Protea Boekhuis.
Participating: Carina Stander *
Closing Thursday 1 June 2017
TINA SKUKAN GALLERY
Plot 6, Koedoeberg Rd, Faerie Glen, Pretoria Tel: 012 991 1733 || Email: rex@tinaskukangallery.co.za
The Tina Skukan Gallery is situated on one of the last remaining smallholdings in the suburb of Faerie Glen, Pretoria, which originated out of the former Valley Farm smallholdings.
CAPE TOWN - RUST EN VREDE GALLERY
Opening: Tuesday 9 May 2017 at 19:00
Three Solo Exhibitions: HOMEWARD BOUND by Marieke Prinsloo-Rowe; BETWEEN THE LINES by Strijdom van der Merwe; and AFTER THE PARTY by Hennie Meyer.
Participating: Marieke Prinsloo-Rowe * Strijdom van der Merwe * Hennie Meyer *
Closing Wednesday 7 June 2017
RUST EN VREDE GALLERY
10 Wellington Road, Durbanville Tel: 021 976 4691 || Email: rustenvrede@telkomsa.net
The well-established Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery showcases works of art by established and emerging artists. There are three exhibition spaces at Rust-en-Vrede.
CAPE TOWN - GALLERY MOMO CAPE TOWN
Opening: Thursday 11 May 2017
DRESS CODE, a group exhibition exploring the use of costume in contemporary art. 
Participating: Ceil Ann * Lizette Chirrime * Rory Emmett * Ayana V. Jackson * Francois Knoetze * Lesiba Mabitsela * Maurice Mbikayi * Siwa Mgoboza * Sethembile Msezane * Mary Sibande *
Closing Saturday 10 June 2017
GALLERY MOMO CAPE TOWN
170 Buitengracht Street, Oro Africa Building || Email: info@gallerymomo.com
Gallery Momo represents a growing group of international and locally based contemporary artists.
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
CAPE TOWN - BARNARD GALLERY
Opening: Wednesday 17 May 2017
FLUID: PERSPECTIVES IN PAINT, a group exhibition highlighting paintings' enduring role in contemporary art practice and will explore aspects of medium and method, concept and construction in the work of selected South African painters.
Participating: Various artists *
Closing Tuesday 6 June 2017
BARNARD GALLERY
55 Main street, Newlands Tel: 021 671 1553 || Email: gallery@barnardgallery.com
The Barnard Gallery is nestled in the village of Newlands, Cape Town. We represent a variety of extraodinary South African artworks by renowned artists.
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.
BLOEMFONTEIN - OLIEWENHUIS ART MUSEUM
Opening: Thursday 18 May 2017 at 19:00
BETWEEN DARKNESS AND LIGHT: A Mid-Career Retrospective of the Photography.
 
Walkabout: Friday 19 May 2017 at 10:00
Participating: Jodi Bieber *
Closing Sunday 9 July 2017
OLIEWENHUIS ART MUSEUM
16 Harry Smith Street, Dan Pienaar Tel: 051 447 9609 || Email: oliewen@nasmus.co.za
Only Art Museum in Free State with extensive permanent collection
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.
CAPE TOWN - WELGEMEEND
Opening: Thursday 25 May 2017 at 19:00
COMPOSING ART, a solo exhibition explores the processes involved in the making of Hermien van der Merwe's art, with Fynbos as the continuous theme.
Participating: Hermien van der Merwe *
Closing Saturday 27 May 2017
WELGEMEEND
2 Welgemeend Street, Gardens, Cape Town
Welgemeend is situated on the school grounds of Jan van Riebeeck High.
CAPE TOWN - THE CAPE GALLERY
Opening: Thursday 1 June 2017 at 18:00
DREAM NOW, DREAM NOT The Winter Solstice Exhibition.
Participating: Various artists *
Closing Saturday 1 July 2017
THE CAPE GALLERY
60 Church Street, Cape Town Tel: +27 21 423 5309 || Email: web@capegallery.co.za
The Cape Gallery seeks to expose fine art that is rooted in the South African tradition.
HERMANUS - ROSSOUW MODERN SPACE
Opening: Saturday 10 June 2017 at 14:00
TRANSFORMATION, a solo exhibition by the 2017 Hermanus FynArts Festival Artist, curated by Michael Godby and Sandra Klopper. 
 
Participating: Willie Bester *
Closing Sunday 18 June 2017
ROSSOUW MODERN SPACE
8 Warrington Place, Harbour Road, Hermanus Tel: +27(0)28 313 2222 || Email: info@rossouwmodern.com
Showcasing monthly solo and group exhibitions aimed at exposing and developing the talents of young emerging fine, modern, conceptual and installation artists, in a large modern space. Est 2015
CAPE TOWN - SALON91 CONTEMPORARY ART
Opening: Wednesday 21 June 2017
SATURN RETURN a solo exhibition.
Participating: Kirsten Sims *
Closing Saturday 29 July 2017
SALON91 CONTEMPORARY ART
91 Kloof Street Gardens Tel: 021 424 6930 || Cell: 082 679 3906 || Email: info@salon91art.co.za
New Salon-style Contemporary Art gallery. Drawing, Etching, Painting, Photography, Video art and Sculpture.
STELLENBOSCH - THE TANK ART GALLERY
Opening: Saturday 1 July 2017 at 11:00
A VISUAL REQUIEM FOR JUDITH MASON, a travelling exhibition in praise of artist and philosopher Judith Mason with paintings, collages, assemblages, photography, ceramics, mixed media and sculpture.
Participating: Andre Naude * Aleta Michaletos * Clare Menck * Annelie Venter * Gordon Froud * Hannalie Taute * Majak Bredell * Judy Woodborne * Paula Louw * Rina Stutzer * Berdina Ludeke * Diane Victor * Coral Fourie * Griet van der Meulen * Ian Anderson * Jen Lewis * Jeanne Hugo * Juria le Roux * Theo Kleynhans * and more. *
THE TANK ART GALLERY
1707 Reserve, Stellenbosch hills, Polkadraai Tel: +27 (0)21 881 3828 || Email: info@stellenbosch-hills.co.za
The Tank Art Gallery is located at Stellenbosch Hills Wines inside a refurbished wine tank. The gallery`s concrete walls are wine stained, reflecting their origin. Here we host art exhibits by local artists.
PRINGLE BAY - MOINEIR GALLERY
Opening: Saturday 2 September 2017 at 11:00
A VISUAL REQUIEM FOR JUDITH MASON, a travelling exhibition in praise of artist and philosopher Judith Mason with paintings, collages, assemblages, photography, ceramics, mixed media and sculpture.
Participating: Andre Naude * Aleta Michaletos * Clare Menck * Annelie Venter * Gordon Froud * Hannalie Taute * Majak Bredell * Judy Woodborne * Paula Louw * Rina Stutzer * Berdina Ludeke * Diane Victor * Coral Fourie * Griet van der Meulen * Ian Anderson * Jen Lewis * Jeanne Hugo * Juria le Roux * Theo Kleynhans * and more. *
MOINEIR GALLERY
Central Road, Pringle Bay Cell: 084 581 3921 || Email: moineirgallery@gmail.com
Moineir Gallery is a gallery of contemporary art and the studio of artist, Victor Harley. It hosts workshops and regular solo and group exhibitions.






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