Current exhibitions

Brushing Up on Stern

Brushing Up on Stern

  • Date: Jul 24, 2015 to Nov 1, 2015

Works from the South African National Gallery Permanent Collection

Twenty-two oils, the proofs of Irma Stern’s first German publication, numerous gouaches and works on paper from the Permanent Collection of the Iziko...


‘Between Darkness & Light’ by Jodi Bieber

‘Between Darkness & Light’ by Jodi Bieber

  • Date: Aug 28, 2015 to Nov 19, 2015

The visual poetry and politics of humanity is the enduring interest of photographer Jodi Bieber, and in a country like South Africa – with its violent history of apartheid, its ambivalent transition to democracy and its...


Seedtime: Omar Badsha Retrospective

Seedtime: Omar Badsha Retrospective

  • Date: Apr 24, 2015 to Aug 2, 2015

Venue: Iziko South African National Gallery
Liberman Room and Rooms 4, 5, 8, 9
Date: 24 April to 2 August 2015

A major retrospective exhibition of Omar Badsha’s drawings, woodcuts and photographic essays from the...


Permanent exhibitions

Symbols of South African Cultures

Symbols of South African Cultures

  • Date: Sep 24, 2014 to Sep 30, 2024

Symbols of South African Cultures - in collaboration with the South African Post Office’s Philately Services.  A series of commemorative stamps depicting local cultural artefacts, as captured by local photographer Hein...