Current exhibitions

Filling In the Gaps

Filling In the Gaps

  • Date: Feb 15, 2019 to Oct 31, 2019

As an important response to 2019’s ‘tenor of the times’, the Iziko South African National Gallery will be foregrounding its recent acquisitions in an exhibition titled Filling in the Gaps. Works in Filling in the Gaps,...


Assessing Abstraction

Assessing Abstraction

  • Date: Aug 1, 2017 to Feb 17, 2019

As the scratchings on the 70 000-year-old Blombos ochre reveal, that non-figurative mark-marking long predates the very notion of ‘art’ itself. While abstraction’s ‘invention’ in the early 20th century by European...


Permanent exhibitions