This Wednesday, the 11th of December will be the final Parking Gallery event – No Parking Wednesdays – at VANSA and also the VANSA Goodbye Hello Christmas Party. After this, the Parking Gallery will be functioning on a pop-up only basis. Please join us to celebrate all the different projects we’ve had since March 2012, with contributions by […]
“The Indexicality of a Ritual” When nothing entices nothing stirs beyond inertia becomes agitation impulse aiming at nothing but a nothing in the way and the slightest contact reverses the directional flow… An ordinary movement filmed in video a gesture replayed. – Pierre Alferi Evening starts at 18:30 for 19:00 To conclude the exhibition ” The Indexicality of […]
On Wed 27 November, Gilles Baro will present Invisible Nation, a short documentary on DIY (punk) art spaces across North America. The evening starts at 6:30 for 7pm “Punk house” is a term often associated with dirty, dog-filled, unsafe spaces where many punk artists live to keep the rent low. The pictures try to […]
Melissa Bennett and Michelle Monareng invite you to The Parking Gallery on Wednesday the 6th of November at 7pm.
Wed 23 October: Three Ships The evening starts at 7pm Joachim Schönfeldt and friends will talk about the craftsmen that were on Jan van Riebeeck’s three boats. Three Ships Whisky will be served. All welcome.
The Guilds and Unions Film The evening starts at 7pm A ﬁlm on craftsmen and machines will start the three week-long exhibition by Joachim Schönfeldt on Wednesday 9 October at the Parking Gallery. Another two segments will be added to the exhibition in the following weeks. Solms Astor wines will be served on […]
Wed 9 October: The Guilds and Unions Film The evening starts at 7pm A ﬁlm on craftsmen and machines will start the three week-long exhibition by Joachim Schönfeldt on Wednesday 9 October at the Parking Gallery. Another two segments will be added to the exhibition in the following weeks. The following Wednesday, 16 […]
From the Aesthetics of Abjection to the Aesthetics of Porosity: Symbiotic Continuums towards an Affirmative Production of Space On Wednesday the 18th of September, independent curator and researcher Evangelia Ledaki will be presenting a short overview of her research into the chiastic, subtle and ephemeral elements in the recent sculptural production and spatial practices. The artistic modes under discussion generate […]
The Parking Gallery is a malleable artist-run project initiated to create an alternative platform for contemporary art in South Africa. The 2012 Parking Gallery, developed in collaboration with VANSA, is a common, network-driven space for discussions, debates and showcasing topical work. The platform is structured around a weekly event held everyWednesday evening at the VANSA premises. If […]