Highlights

Current Exhibitions

Crossing the Ecoline

Crossing the Ecoline

  • Date: Feb 01, 2017 to Dec 31, 2017
  • Location: South African Museum

Between the atmosphere and the ocean – at the point where the absorption of carbon dioxide takes place – is the “ecoline”. This is where two environments interconnect. Working in close consultation with marine scientists...

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At Face Value

At Face Value

  • Date: Dec 15, 2016 to Dec 15, 2017
  • Location: South African National Gallery

The Iziko South African National Gallery is exhibiting some of its extensive and diverse collection of portraiture. While most portraits focus on the face, others reveal more about the environment and social...

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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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