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A quick guide to Joburg’s main art galleries

Joburg has long been regarded as the Cinderella at the cultural ball, in the shadow of her more glamorous step-sister, Cape Town.  However, the city has emerged during the last 20 years as a dynamic centre of  cutting-edge arts activity, offering a whole range of art galleries catering to the tastes of cultural aficionados and […]

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The Jan Smuts Art strip

Three outstanding exhibitions at the Parkwood galleries on the Jan Smuts Art Strip Gerhard Marx at Goodman Gallery There are currently several not-to-be missed exhibitions showing at some of the galleries clustered along the Jan Smuts art strip.    Showing at Goodman Gallery is Gerhard Marx’s exhibition Lessons in Looking Down     I realize I have written other […]

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Gerhard Marx’s exhibition opens at Goodman Gallery Parkwood on Thursday

Gerhard Marx at Goodman Gallery Like Kentridge, Marx is fascinated by way of seeing and how we make sense of perception. He worked with Kentridge on  The Firewalker  back in 2009. Remember that extraordinary work at the Joburg Art Fair – Gerhard Marx’s mosaic wall  Vertical Aerial  (weighing 3 tons and commissioned by Spier depicting […]

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Normality returns to Joburg art galleries after the Art Fair. See what’s on or opening this evening

What’s on at the galleries The dust has begun to settle after the Joburg Art Fair and everyday life can return to gallery staff and their publics.  There are several recently opened exhibitions and several which are opening in the next couple of weeks.  Exhibitions which are already showing include:   Pieter Hugo’s Kin Stevenson’s […]

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