Wed 25 July: 1st Rehearsal. [Dikubu], Mohau Modisakeng at the Parking Gallery

  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. Modisakeng’s intention with these rehearsals is to […]

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Wednesday 18 July at the Parking Gallery

Following last week’s heated discussion around ‘Biennial Necessities’ and the possible future of the Johannesburg Biennial, the ‘If A Tree…’ programme at the Parking Gallery continues with further developments in its growing archive as well as a screening of the documentary, Culture in the Contact Zone (48 min or 52 min). The film, screened in October […]

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Broken routes and embedded information

Following the opening of the ‘If A Tree…’ exhibition and programme last week, and in preparation of our discussion on Wednesday night (11 July) about the future of the Johannesburg Biennial, I’ve been reflecting on the necessity of creating unholy alliances. This is a phrase which myself and Kathryn Smith have been bashing around for […]

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Wed 11 July at the Parking Gallery: Biennial Necessities – after the Bible and WB Yeats

  Wed 11 July, 2012 Starting at 18.30, Parking Gallery  Biennial Necessities – after the Bible and WB Yeats : A discussion about the future of the Johannesburg Biennial   On the 11th of July, the Parking Gallery with guest curator Clare Butcher, will host a discussion with guests from arts practice and administration whereby […]

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IF A TREE…

You are invited to the opening of IF A TREE…James Beckett, Dineo Seshee Bopape, Heman Chong with Eduardo Cachucho, Yvonne Dröge Wendel, Paul Edmunds, Simon Gush, Nicholas Hlobo, Phillip Raiford Johnson, Antonis Pittas, Colin Richards, Robin Rhode, Lerato Shadi, Kemang Wa Lehulere Curated by Clare Butcher On Thursday 5 July, 6-8pm

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

  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 […]

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