A unique artist pop-up shop will appear in Johannesburg in March, offering collectors the opportunity to buy artworks from two of the city’s acclaimed fine artists.

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Tuesday, 25 February 2014 22:01

Richard Smith - Fine Artist & Cartoonist

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1947, Richard Smith has had a varied career as a cartoonist, social commentator, illustrator and fine artist. In the late 1960s, he studied Graphic Design at the Johannesburg School of Art, and in 1968 began his career as a cartoonist for the Sunday Times, subsequently contributing to publications such as Punch, the Financial Mail, the Harvard Business Review, Leadership Magazine, the London Underground Press and the Rand Daily Mail.

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Anele Mhlahlo, a 21 year old young man, has grown up in Imizamo Yethu, an informal settlement in Hout Bay. He is a music student currently working towards his Teacher’s Licentiate Diploma through Trinity College of Music, London.

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South African businesses continue to show their support of the local arts scene, with the staging of an exhibition of legendary South African artist Gerard Sekoto’s work, life and times. SONG FOR SEKOTO – Gerard Sekoto 1913-2013 will be presented at the Wits Art Museum (WAM) in Johannesburg from 26 April to 2 June 2013, in celebration of the centenary of the artist’s birth.

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Exhibitions

Wed Apr 16
Somewhere Between Here by Mack Magagane at Room
Wed Apr 16 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Thu Apr 17
Somewhere Between Here by Mack Magagane at Room
Thu Apr 17 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Fri Apr 18
Somewhere Between Here by Mack Magagane at Room
Fri Apr 18 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Sat Apr 19
Somewhere Between Here by Mack Magagane at Room
Sat Apr 19 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Sun Apr 20 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Tue Apr 22 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Wed Apr 23
Mary Sibande - The purple shall govern at Standard Bank Gallery
Wed Apr 23 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Thu Apr 24
Mary Sibande - The purple shall govern at Standard Bank Gallery
Thu Apr 24 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Fri Apr 25
Mary Sibande - The purple shall govern at Standard Bank Gallery
Fri Apr 25 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Sat Apr 26
Mary Sibande - The purple shall govern at Standard Bank Gallery
Sat Apr 26 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Sun Apr 27 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Impressions of Rorke’s Drift - The Jumuna Collection at Museum Africa
Mon Apr 28
Mary Sibande - The purple shall govern at Standard Bank Gallery

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