Johannesburg Art Gallery

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The Art of Comics exhibition, now on at the Johannesburg Art Gallery, aims to meet this need

Invincible yet still mercurial

Albert Adams worked in self-imposed obscurity, but his work speaks boldly for himself and others

More than one layer to the art and life of Tracey Rose

She might have softened her approach but her emotions still run high in all she does

JAG exhibition sparks new discussion on all your faves

New in-house show re-engages gallery’s diverse collection

​The healing he(art) of women

Using their creativity, two artists help society understand the complex experience of womanhood

The quiet activism of exposing everyday fragility

German photographer Wolfgang Tillmans captures the mundane alongside the epic

Wolfgang Tillmans brings Fragile to the Johannesburg Art Gallery

The photographer fastidiously edited his exhibition ahead of its opening at the gallery

The custodian: Khwezi Gule

“People have lofty ideas of what I am expected to do but my view is to pose the question, ‘What type of institution do the people expect?’ ”

Love as a bridge to art of the past

Hundreds of South African works held in a German collection embody a golden era of black protest art

JAG puts on show of a lifetime

The gallery is staging six exhibitions to celebrate its centenary but its future is not without problems.

Acts of art put violence in the frame

From Marina Abramovi? to Yoko Ono and Jane Alexander, 30 artists tackle gender-based violence in "Off the Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art".

Jo’burg gallery awash in sewage

Institution faces a funding crisis that could result in ­priceless works in its storerooms getting damaged.

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Tshwane water woes in court again

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Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it