Sven Augustijnen’s Spectres at WiSER : Thurs 15 May

   Sven Augustijnen’s Spectres at WiSER: Thurs 15 May 2014 Starting at 6:00pm Introductory panel discussion with: Raimi Gbadamosi (WSOA), Aimery Kalema (WiSER), Nobunye Levin (WSOA) and Patrick Mudekereza (Picha/VANSA) Spectres (2011), the award-winning film by Belgian artist Sven Augustijnen, deals with one of the darkest pages of Belgian colonial history in the Congo – […]

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The Parking Gallery 2014

The Parking Gallery is a malleable artist-run project initiated to create an alternative platform for contemporary art in Johannesburg. It is a shared space for discussions and exhibitions (see our previous events in 2012 and 2013 at VANSA). From 2014, the Parking Gallery will function as an ad hoc space. We will be taking on occasional, significant projects. […]

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MBALI MDLULI: FUNDRAISING AUCTION

This Thursday, 19 December come to the VANSA space to purchase an original work from Mbali Mdluli. Mbali has been accepted into the prestigious Belgian residency program, the HISK. All money from the auction will go towards financing her 2-year stay in Europe where she will be developing her practice. The event starts at 6:30pm. […]

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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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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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