Sat 9 Nov: Regions A-G at the Johannesburg City Library

Regions A-G: At the Johannesburg City Library 9 November – 9 December 2013 Opening: Saturday 9 November 2013 from 10:30 – 13:00   Since April 2013, a group of Johannesburg-based artists have been working in the Johannesburg City Library, investigating its extensive resources. These include a newspaper archive from the city’s early years as well […]

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Wednesday 1st May, “A City Reimagined” By Mbali Mdluli last instalment @the Parking Gallery

This week Mbali Mdluli’s month long exhibition reaches its closing @the Parking Gallery. In the past three weeks, this project has put together a series of fictional videos, photographic images and Euridice Kala’s “Unlike other Santa’s…” video installation.  This week “A City Reimagined” is having a closing party with a DJ line-up that includes: Miz […]

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Wednesday 06 March, Future Decisions:Accessing/ Communicating with the Future @the Parking Gallery

This Wednesday @the Parking Gallery, Euridice Kala’s  Afrofuturism program closes  with the topic: Future Decisions:Accessing/ Communicating with the Future There will be a video installation of  “Planet of Joburg version 1.1” by Silvio Milone and a Sound Scape “Mother Africa Remix” by Christophe Fellay The evening starts at 6:30 for 7:00 pm

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Wednesday 27 Feb, Future Identities and the Function of Language @ the Parking Gallery

This Wednesday @the Parking Gallery, Euridice Kala’s  Afrofuturism program continues with the topic: Future Identities and the Function of Language The speaker for the evening is Zambian-born theatre-maker and lecturer: Mwenya Kabwe   With participation by photographer Cristina De Middel  The evening starts at 6:30 for 7:00 pm. Image credit “IKO IKO” by Cristina De Middel

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Wed 20 Feb, African Aesthetics of Progress: Interactions with Technology @ the Parking Gallery

This Wednesday @the Parking Gallery the Afrofuturism program continues and we will be screening a short film:  “Phyllis” by British-Nigerian film-maker  Zina Saro- Wiwa. Zina Saro-Wiwa will provide some background information about the piece. This will be accompanied by a performance  “For a monetary/value” The evening starts at 6:30 for 7:00 pm. Phyllis is a moving and atmospheric […]

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Afrofuturism @ the Parking Gallery: A month-long program curated by Euridice Kala

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science”  – Albert Einstein  “Afrofuturism is an emergent term currently being explored and redefined from within and outside of the continent. This program seeks to engage with the phenomenon by imagining the future via various combinations and […]

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Wed 13 Feb, Imaginative Futures: The Creative Process @ the Parking Gallery

This Wednesday @the Parking Gallery Imaginative Futures: The Creative Process This will be the first week of Afrofuturism, in a month long program curated by Euridice Kala. Speakers include: Talya Lubinsky and Vasco Manhiça. This will be accompanied by “Heirloom”, a performance by Claire Rousell   and a presentation by Mexican artist  Ruben Gutierrez. The evening starts at […]

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