Current Exhibitions

Disquieting domesticities, vestiges of violence (or, the ghost in the house) is the second in a series of installations in which Prof Leora Farber…
For almost 2000 years, pots, hoes, beads and, later, walls connected people from Lydenburg to Great Zimbabwe and beyond. There is meaning in the…
Dreams as R-evolution is a site specific, multi-media installation that encompasses sculptural forms, drawings, paintings, photographs and costume.…
The Red in the Rainbow exhibition invites the visitor to experience the lives of a family of activists and make up their own minds about what the…
Territories between us, and the sites at which we meet. Territories Between Us foregrounds embodied ways of knowing, delving into various…
Jellyfish blooms are becoming increasingly prevalent in the oceans of the world. Masses of jellyfish swarms are commonly observed in our own Benguela…
Framing Landscape: ‘the Picturesque’ and ‘the Sublime’ unites landscape paintings from the Bailey Collection, the William Fehr Collection and the…
This exhibition, Singing Freedom, shows that music was integral to events such as the Sharpeville massacre and other turning points in our history.  …
The exhibition, entitled Sentinels of the South, examines the history, discoveries and current role of South Africa’s Antarctic and Southern Ocean…
Drawing from the Collection showcases the variety of drawings and works on paper from the Permanent Collection of Iziko South African National…
Tribute is an active display where learners and teachers can interact with artworks especially chosen to support their classroom practice. All…
‘Aluta  Continua’, a multi-media exhibition, at the Iziko Slave Lodge, zooms in on the Western Cape chapter of the 1976 student uprisings, and…
The Origins of Early Sapiens Behaviour Exhibition is a showcase of a culmination of some 30 years of archaeological research in the southern Cape,…
The São José represents the first known shipwreck with enslaved Africans on board to be identified, studied and excavated. This exhibition, …
Iziko Museums of South Africa celebrated the International Mandela Day, centenary conversation with the launch of:  “Tata Madiba:  Father of our…
Iziko Museums of South Africa in partnership with the Friends of Design: Academy of Digital Arts, presents the exhibition: Kemet: Life in Ancient…