Tag Archives: Goodman Gallery Johannesburg

Kentridge ‘festival’

Kentridge: Three Exhibitions/Three Venues The pick of the month has to be the Kentridge festival coming up with exhibitions of his work opening in three Johannesburg venues in November. Tomorrow, 9th November, Refusal of Time opens at Johannesburg Art Gallery and runs until 1st February. On 15th November  Drawings: East Rand Proprietary Mines Cash Book […]

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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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Opening on Thursday night: Marx at Goodman and Wilsenach at Circa

Marx and Wilsenach examine different ways of seeing: Looking down and looking up Marx’s exhibition Lessons in Looking Down opens at the  Goodman Gallery on Thursday evening .   The exhibition takes its name from a chapter in Jules Verne’s book A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.  Verne’s two geologists discover a potential route into the centre […]

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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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