Book launch: ACT 1: ÆROLITHE ILLUSION

  ACT 1: ÆROLITHE ILLUSION Bridget Baker and Bianca Baldi ABC, a project of Bridget Baker and Bianca Baldi, researches the dual character of the film image that encompasses both actuality and illusion. Through their ‘restagings’, ABC investigates the logic of illusion in cinema. ACT 1: ÆROLITHE ILLUSION is ABC’s first publication, and is an extension of […]

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Adama in Wonderland by Akinbode Akinbiyi – Photography Exhibition

Renowned Nigerian photographer Akinbode Akinbiyi has for some years focused his output on mega-cities, especially those on the African continent, including work on Cairo, Lagos and Kinshasa. The body Adama in Wonderland, was developed during stays in the city in 2012 and 2013. The artist describes the work as ‘a wander through the contested streets of […]

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Reminder: REVOLUTION ROOM: Public Colloquium, Day 2, Sunday, 24 November, 10:00am, MOAD

REVOLUTION ROOM Public Colloquium, 10:00am, Sunday, 24th November 2013 Museum of African Design (MOAD), Maboneng Precinct – 281 Commissioner Str, JHB   Join us for the second leg of the Revolution Room Colloquium as we launch the first stage of the project, undertaken in collaboration with the DRC-based collective, Picha, together with a wide network of local and international partners, and supported by Pro Helvetia, the Goethe-Institut and the Arts Collaboratory.   The Colloquium aims […]

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Best Enough – Opening 27 November 2013

BEST ENOUGH… An exhibition by Visiting Artists Chloë Reid & Philiswa Lila Opening: 27 November 2013 Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm Venue: Bag Factory Artists’ Studios, 10 Mahlatini Street, Fordsburg Exhibition Runs: Thursday, 28 November – Wednesday, 4 December 2013 Monday-Friday; 9am-5pm

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Tales from the City of Gold: Fourthwall books

  ourthwall Books is pleased to host the South African launch of Tales from the City of Gold by Jason Larkin (published by Kehrer Verlag). Johannesburg Launch Saturday, 23 November, 2 pm Edition, shop G15, 44 Stanley Avenue, Milpark Jason Larkin will discuss the project and its objectives with Keith Breckenridge, Associate Professor at Wiser, whose research is […]

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Pro Helvetia newsflash: Laura Kalauz & Martin Schick(2)

Pro Helvetia Johannesburg – the Swiss Arts Council is presenting performing artists Laura Kalauz (ARG/CH) and Martin Schick (CH) for the first time to South Africa. They bring us a humoristic yet unsettling insight into alternative ways of thinking about the money economy, capitalism, and sharing. Kalauz and Schick will be performing CMMN SNS PRJCT Schick […]

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The Nancy Holt Teleportation Device: Opening 21 Nov in Johannesburg

  Join us at GoetheonMain in Johannesburg for an experiment in teleportation. The Nancy Holt Teleportation Device will offer visitors a portal to the original Nancy Holt land art piece Up & Under in Pinsiö, Finland, as well as to The Third Portal at the High Desert Test Sites in Joshua Tree, California. Experiences will be limited on a first come […]

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