'Aporia' a graduate show by the Advance Programme in Photography 15 August 2012 6pm.

Refiguring Women Series: Parking Gallery

This week, the Refiguring Women Series will be focusing on the use of the female body in performance art under the theme Locating the Body. Featuring Kemang Wa Lehulere's video work on the noord Taxi Rank mini skirt incident titled Behave or You Jump #1 (2010) and Pamela Sunstrum's Home is Here (2008).

George Mahashe: 1 - 22 Aug at the Parking Gallery

The Artworks project, under the 2012 theme ReFiguring Women, will be launching its first series of talks on different topics about women in the art world at the Parking Gallery in August.

Parking Gallery a performance by: Mohau Modisakeng.

On Wed 25th July, the Parking Gallery will feature a performance by: Mohau Modisakeng. Entitled, 1st Rehearsal [Dikubu], this piece forms part of a series of 3 open rehearsals planned as preparation for a 3-day intervention to be staged in the Johannesburg inner city over the next few months.

Dithugula tsa Malefokane: Seeing other people's stories, telling tall tales

The Parking Gallery presents Dithugula tša Malefokane: Seeing other people's stories, telling tall tales, a photographic installation by George Mahashe

Biennial Necessities - after the Bible and WB Yeats

On the 11th of July, the Parking Gallery with guest curator Clare Butcher, will host a discussion about the future of the Johannesburg Biennial.

Herbert Evans Annual Sale

28 July - 9 September 2012

Antonis Pittas at the Parking Gallery on Wed 4 July, 2012

For the month of July, the Parking Gallery will host an archive and discussion programme running alongside the exhibition If A Tree…, opening on the 5th of July, 2012 at Stevenson Johannesburg. The exhibition sets out to investigate the ripple effects and possible trajectories of the 2nd Johannesburg Biennial (1997), and forms part of Stevenson’s Trade Routes Project. To launch the events and archival interventions taking place at the Parking Gallery, Antonis Pittas, a visiting artist included in the exhibition, will be giving a talk.

Open Call for 1997 JHB Archive

This is a call for contributions to an archive of the second Johannesburg Biennial of 1997 as part of an exhibition and programme entitled If a Tree… curated by Clare Butcher.

EXTRASPECIAL! - (Donna Kukama)

On Wed 27 June, multimedia artist Donna Kukama will be presenting the final instalment of her occupation of the Parking Gallery and VANSA: EXTRASPECTIVE : THE ABSOLUTE END!

Launch of If A Tree… programme and artist’s talk with Antonis Pittas

Antonis Pittas, will give a talk at 19.00 on Wednesday 4th July at the Parking Gallery (VANSA Space)


The Division of Dramatic Arts in collaboration with the School of Arts cordially invites you to a PUBLIC LECTURE by Wits Distinguished Scholar, Prof John O’Toole.

Open Call to the Parking Gallery Community

On Wednesday 27 June, the Parking Gallery, in collaboration with VANSA, will be hosting a discussion concerning the further development of the project space.

The K! Discography

Parking Gallery presentation 20 June 2012 at the VANSA Space.

Charlotte Schaer (1946- 2012)

The commemoration held at the CDP offices in Bertrams on the morning of Saturday 19th May spoke powerfully of everything that Charlotte Schaer had worked for in her remarkably productive 65 years. The inner city industrial space, now a cheery compound shared by the One in Nine campaign, the Sophiatown Counseling Project and the Curriculum Development Project (CDP) is a gallery of mosaics and murals and photo essays telling of life-changing projects that use visual art in a three-pronged strategy for social transformation; income-generation; counseling and advocacy.

The Parking Gallery Next Speakers: Raimi Gbadamosi and Josh Ginsberg

Wednesday the 23 May is artist, writer and curator: Raimi Gbadamosi. Next Wednesday, 30 May will be the artist Josh Ginsberg, who will also be giving a performance.

The Parking Gallery’s guest speaker for Wednesday 25 April is: Gabi Ngcobo

She will be giving background information to her curatorial strategy and methodology.

The Parking Gallery: Events

The Parking Gallery is a malleable artist-run project initiated to create an alternative platform for contemporary art in South Africa. In 2012, the Parking Gallery, hosted by VANSA , is being re-launched as a common space for discussions and debates. A weekly event will be held every Wednesday evening at the VANSA premises. Each week will host a presentation by speakers currently involved in topical projects and research. Local and international art world practitioners will be participating alongside professionals from completely different fields.

UJ Arts & Culture launches 'Art Much' magazine

The University of Johannesburg's Arts & Culture Department is launching an all-new arts and culture magazine entitled Art Much?

The Joburg City Art Tour is back!

Saturday 31st of March 10:00-15:00 (approx). Meet at Everard Read Gallery, Jellicoe St. Rosebank.

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