Highlights

Current Exhibitions

My Naam is Februarie

My Naam is Februarie

  • Date: Oct 20, 2016 to Mar 31, 2017
  • Location: Slave Lodge

Iziko Museums of South Africa in partnership with Geometry Global
Location: Iziko Slave Lodge
From: 21 October 2016   To: 31 March 2017
Venue: Iziko Slave Lodge Wilberforce Room

‘My naam is February: Identities...

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Standard Bank Young Artist 2016

Standard Bank Young Artist 2016

  • Date: Oct 20, 2016 to Jan 29, 2017
  • Location: South African National Gallery

LEFA LA NTATE, an exhibition by Mohau Modisakeng

LEFA LA NTATE represents a poignant moment of grieving, catharsis and critical response to the historical legacy of exploitation and inequality, and the current lived...

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Red in the Rainbow

Red in the Rainbow

  • Date: Jul 25, 2015 to Apr 30, 2017
  • Location: Slave Lodge

Venue: Iziko Slave Lodge
Date: 25 July 2015 to end April 2017

Red in the Rainbow is an exhibition based on Lynn Carneson’s book, Red in the Rainbow: The Life and Times of Fred and Sarah Carneson. The exhibition, which...

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Singing Freedom: Music and the struggle against apartheid

Singing Freedom: Music and the struggle against apartheid

  • Date: Mar 21, 2014 to Apr 30, 2017
  • Location: Slave Lodge

Music played a vital role during the struggle against apartheid. The melodies, carried in the hearts of people, served as calls to action, inspired, encouraged and motivated. Freedom songs provide a window into the...

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Material women? The shweshwe story

Material women? The shweshwe story

  • Date: Feb 23, 2013 to Dec 31, 2017
  • Location: Slave Lodge

By means of costumes, accessories and contextual images, this exhibition traces the origins of isishweshwe cloth from its roots as a trade item in Asia and Europe, to its establishment as a much-loved southern African...

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