Ships of Bondage and the Fight for Freedom
Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1955-1989): Traces of Ecstasy
South African National Gallery
table-talk: 101 ceramics
William Fehr Collection at the Castle of Good Hope
An interesting live lecture on the current night sky is presented every Saturday and Sunday. You will receive a star map and be shown where to find the constellations and planets that are visible this month.
Saturday -...Continue reading
A Nomad’s Harvest: a retrospective of photographs by George Hallett, cover aspects of a career spanning more than half a century. The works on show are from the collection of George Hallett and augmented by a...Continue reading
Table settings for fit for a king – laid with exquisite ceramic pieces designed by local artists. The famous 101-seater table in the Lady Anne Banqueting Hall at the Castle of Good Hope comes alive with an...Continue reading
A provocative, multilayered photographic retrospective hosted by Iziko Museums of South Africa in partnership with Autograph ABP. This profoundly personal and political exploration of complex notions of desire, diaspora,...Continue reading
Ships of Bondage and the Fight for Freedomtells the story of slave insurrections on three vessels: the Amistad, the Meermin, and the Sally. It examines the global networks involved in the slave trade during the period of...Continue reading
This exhibition about the African National Congress leader and politician, Oliver Tambo, is produced by the Apartheid Museum. Tambo, along with Nelson Mandela and Walter Sisulu were founding members of the ANC Youth...Continue reading
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...Continue reading
Rock Art Gallery Ongoing
“What makes us human?” This topical question receives some answer in the form of two unique 100 000-year-old ochre preparing kits from Blombos Cave, South Africa. This remarkable...