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LOUISE ALMON AT CANDICE BERMAN GALLERY

“I have developed the technique of my multi layered monotypes over many years”, says Louise Almon, “it is a technique of applying oil based ink onto a large surface of glass and lifting off the colour, layer by layer and allowing the colour to dry between each lift off. Once I have a number of layers of colour, I roll …

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PIERNEEF IN PARADISE

Painted by JH Pierneef in 1955, the spectacular A View Across Fisherman’s Cove, Seychelles will be offered at estimates of R2,500,000 – R3,000,000 at Aspire Art Auctions’ Inaugural Cape Auction on 27 March 2017 at the Avenue in the V&A Waterfront. Accompanying this rare painting are two black and white photographs, one of the original owner with the artist celebrating …

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CHARLIE VUNDLA: THE TRIBE

It’s been a breakout year for black filmmaking with the Oscar’s Best Picture winner, Moonlight, paving the way for stories centred on black masculinity. Both a critical and commercial success, the film brilliantly explores how one’s environment and experiences can shape who that person becomes. On top of that, the Oscars made history this year with the most black winners …

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SYLVIA’S MARKET

Round off your weekend on a relaxing note by visiting Sylvia’s Market for a fun day out with the whole family. Indulge in foodie treats, get a little inspiration while browsing through the craft stalls and enjoy a lovely lineup of entertainment. Sunday is all about relaxing and spending quality time with your loved ones, so why not head to …

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THE PIXIES: ROCK ON THE LAWNS

The ultimate alternative rock band, the PIXIES, are coming to South Africa for the very first time! And they will be performing live at the Rock On The Lawns Music Festival, which – for the first time in Jozi – will be held at Carnival City. Rock On The Lawns Feat. Marking their first visit to SA, the PIXIES will …

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FREEDOM DAY CONCERT

On Freedom Day, FotoZA Gallery will be hosting a unique concert to pay homage to one of South Africa’s world acclaimed photographers, Dr. Peter Magubane. The newly established La Africa opera company will perform a variety concert of well known opera arias, as well as proudly South African anthems such as Mama Thembu’s wedding, Phata Phata and Meadowlands. La Africa …

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HUGH MASEKELA

Kaya FM 95.9 and Bassline Live Present, Jozi’s hottest music night out, presents another iconic show on Friday 14th April as we host the legendary Hugh Masekela live on stage at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City. Originally based at Bassline’s old Newtown venue, the series has happily moved and in doing so, set the bar on entertainment higher than …

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ARTISTS IN SCHOOLS PROGRAMME FESTIVAL

The Sibikwa Arts Centre will come alive between 27 and 29 March, when 38 schools from around Gauteng will come together for the annual Artists in Schools Festival, which is held in partnership with the National Department of Arts & Culture. Inaugurated in 2013, the programme sees artists take up residence-type positions in public schools, where over the course of …

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OUPA LESIBA SIBEKO: BUTOH DANCE

The Art Room is proud to host a stunning collection of photographic works of Johannesburg-based performance artist Oupa Lesiba Sibeko. The exhibition will open at 6pm on Wednesday 15 March. A live performance by Sibkeo will commence at 7pm. The photographic series consists of 14 black & white photographs, signed by the artist and limited to an edition of 10. …

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MODERNIST POP-UP SHOP

We would love to invite you to join us for an exclusive one day only pop-up shop where a unique collection of affordable Modernist Limited Edition prints will be on sale. The prints available were created for the Graphic Club started in the late 60’s by Fred Schimmel. The club was to become one of the most important art collectives …