Tag Archives: Goodman Gallery Parkwood

#FirstThursday – Late evening opening 7th July

Lots of choice for #FirstThursday It’s #FirstThursday tomorrow 7th July when many of the art galleries stay open late – both in Braamfontein and along the Rosebank Art Mile.  First Thursdays started as a Cape Town initiative and is gradually taking off in Joburg. But take extra care walking between galleries in Braamfontein – there […]

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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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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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Joburg’s art galleries; what’s on during September

What’s On: September 2013 There are a number of interesting exhibitions on at the moment in Joburg and the Parks galleries. Spanning thirty-five years of Simon Stone‘s work, from 1978 – 2013, this retrospective at the Standard Bank Gallery only has another week before closing on the 14th September. Stone uses recognizable imagery in his […]

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Time to hit the Parks and CBD art galleries

Art exhibitions: What’s On   My walking buddy isn’t around this Saturday so I’m going to get an early start and hit the Parks art galleries. There is a lot on with some interesting walkabouts as well.  In Birdhaven at In Toto there is an group exhibition entitled Cache including work by Michael Meyersfeld, Jane […]

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