Winter Group Show

Winter Group Show

Dr. Willie Bester, Paul Blomkamp, Regi Bardavid, Carl Roberts, Ndabuko Ntuli, Christiaan Diedericks, Ronald Muchatuta , Clint Strydom, Restone Maambo, Aza Mansongi, Denis Mubiru, Paul Du Toit, Vusi Khumalo, Strijdom Van der Merwe, Mandlenkosi Mavengere
The Melrose Gallery, Johannesburg
10 Jul 2019
In search of a New King - Christiaan Diedericks

In search of a New King - Christiaan Diedericks

Christiaan Diedericks
The Melrose Gallery, Johannesburg
10 May 2019
NIROX Winter 2018 exhibition ‘NOT A SINGLE STORY’

NIROX Winter 2018 exhibition ‘NOT A SINGLE STORY’

Dr. Esther Mahlangu
Nirox
12 May 2018 - 29 Jul 2018
Stable 2017

Stable 2017

Dr. Willie Bester, Prof. Pitika Ntuli, Paul Blomkamp, Carl Roberts, Christiaan Diedericks, Clint Strydom, Andre Stead, Mbongeni Buthelezi, Gavin Rain
The Melrose Gallery, Johannesburg
13 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2018
Online Exhibition: SKIN, BONE, FIRE: THE FIRST ALBUM, in conjunction with the Alliance Française

Online Exhibition: SKIN, BONE, FIRE: THE FIRST ALBUM, in conjunction with the Alliance Française

This will be a 3D tour where you can view the exhibition from the comfort of your own home. You will be able ...

31: Women. (Exhibition Concept after Marcel Duchamp, 1943). F.l. Natalia Stachon, Kazuko Miyamoto. Image by Photo: Hans-Georg Gaul, Berlin

31 : Women curated by Renate Wiehager

31:Women, the Daimler Art Collection’s new Berlin show, references two groundbreaking presentations held at Peggy Guggenheim’s New York gallery Art ...

Abstractions of a Culture: towards a Retrospective

Past/Modern introduces a new guest-curated programme by Joao Ferriera (Curator, South Africa) featuring presentations by Modern masters.   

Dr Mahlangu Solo ‘Disrupting Patterns’

Dr Mahlangu Solo ‘Disrupting Patterns’

‘Dr Esther Mahlangu - Disrupting Patterns’ opens to the public on 13 February and runs until 1 March 2020 at The Melrose Gallery Cape ...

Stellenbosch Triennale | Curators’ Exhibition

Stellenbosch Triennale | Curators’ Exhibition

When emancipation is professed, we may seem to have been at journeys for so long that we become complacent with the paths we ...

"Disrupting Patterns" an engaging pan african contemporary group exhibition

The title ‘Disrupting Patterns’ speaks to the alternative ways contemporary African art questions the construction upon which different cultural and historical narratives are ...

Oliewenhuis Art Museum permanent collection

Selected artworks are displayed from Oliewenhuis Art Museum’s Permanent Collection to contemplate and converse on themes associated with gender, identity, mysticism and ...

"Material Identities" a group exhibition

"Material Identities" a group exhibition

Last opening of the year.

'SCULPTX' The largest annual sculpture fair in South Africa

SculptX is the largest annual sculpture fair in South Africa which happens for the month of September in numerous venues throughout the Melrose ...

Adejoke Tugbiyele – Live Performance (feat. music by Daniel “Stompie” Selibe)

Sculpture presenting as costume is inspired by the concept of ‘Woman-Warrior’ – made of grass brooms and painted gold. It reflects not only a ...

Presenting 'Ndizak'bonisa' by Banzii and Zamashenge

Banzii and Zamashenge respond to The Warmth Of Other Suns Inspired by an artwork by Sfiso Ka-Mkame titled “In Remembrance of the Dahomey ...

Bongi Bengu and Monique Mrazek present 'Spell of the Sensuous'

Bongi Bengu and Monique Mrazek present 'Spell of the Sensuous' 

Helena Uambembe Presents 'My Load I Shall Carry'

Helena Uambembe Presents 'My Load I Shall Carry'

Lebogang Mabusela "Makoti Dreamz presents Old wives gunz"

Lebogang Mabusela "Makoti Dreamz presents Old wives gunz"

'Ulungile Magubane Presents 'Mamakhe'

'Ulungile Magubane Presents 'Mamakhe'

Jessica Foli Presents 'Divine. Femine. Warrior.

Jessica Foli Presents 

Winter Group Show

Winter Group Show

Winter Group Show,Denis Mubiri, Ronald Muchatuta,Vusi Khumalo, Clint Strydom, Aza Mansongi, Carl Roberts, Ndabuko Ntuli, Willie Bester, Mandlenkosi Mavengere, Christiaan Diedericks ...

I Am . . . Contemporary Women Artists of Africa

Nearly fifty years after the release of the feminist anthem “I Am Woman,” women still find their numbers underrepresented in politics, business, and ...

In search of a New King - Christiaan Diedericks

Solo exhibition

'Out Of The Furnace’ Willie Bester and Wolf Werdigier

'Out Of The Furnace’ Willie Bester and Wolf Werdigier

Celebrating the artist’s voice, freedom of expression and healing the past through the work, ideas and conscious intervention created by artists Willie ...

Timeless at One & Only

Timeless at One & Only

Timeless

Timeless Between Matter and Spirit

Timeless Between Matter and Spirit

Africa’s diverse cultural heritage and dignity are uniquely celebrated by the work and life-long commitment of artist and global Ndebele cultural icon ...

The opening of David Lurie's 'Daylight Ghosts'

The opening of David Lurie's 'Daylight Ghosts'

The opening of David Lurie's 'Daylight Ghosts

A new solo exhibition by respected painter Paul Blomkamp

A new solo exhibition by respected painter Paul Blomkamp

A new solo exhibition by respected painter Paul Blomkamp is set to launch at The Melrose Gallery on the 18th of October.    

FESO: A THORN IN THE FLESH | Patrick Bongoy and Ronald Muchatuta

FESO: A THORN IN THE FLESH | Patrick Bongoy and Ronald Muchatuta

Scattered across the African bush the Feso hides amongst the grasses and only reveals it’s presence through unexpected pain when stepping directly ...

Reinventing Materiality

Reinventing Materiality

Reinventing Materiality

Afro Pop

Afro Pop

The Melrose Gallery is pleased to present ‘Afro Pop’ a group exhibition inspired by popular culture in Africa.  

Unveiling of Pitika Ntuli's 'Quantum People'

Unveiling of Pitika Ntuli's 'Quantum People'

Unveiling of Pitika Ntuli's 'Quantum People

SculptX Fair 2018

Featuring the work of over 40 established and emerging South African sculptors, The Melrose Gallery and Melrose Arch will host their second SculptX ...

The Mandela 100 Exhibition

The Mandela 100 Exhibition

Celebrating the Mandela 100 Centenary through art  The Melrose Gallery is hosting the Mandela 100 Exhibition from 12 July until 19 August 2018 ...

Ndabuko Ntuli | Umlayezo Kamkhulu Wami

In a ‘Message from my Grandfather’ Ndabuko Ntuli remembers and celebrates Masobeshe Ntuli, his late grandfather, who encouraged him to take up visual ...

NIROX Winter 2018 exhibition ‘NOT A SINGLE STORY’

NIROX Winter 2018 exhibition ‘NOT A SINGLE STORY’

NOT A SINGLE STORY is the NIROX Winter sculpture exhibition 2018. The exhibition is an exchange between sculpture parks on two continents looking ...

Notes on Spectrality, Sorcery and the Spirit

Notes on Spectrality, Sorcery and the Spirit

Stemming predominantly from a period between the 1950s and 1980s to as recent as the 2000s, the artworks in the Norval family’s ...

Timeless @ IBV Supercars Art & Shopping Festival

Timeless @ IBV Supercars Art & Shopping Festival

Timeless @ IBV Supercars Art & Shopping Festival

Timeless - In Umhlanga

Timeless - In Umhlanga

Timeless - In Umhlanga

The Din Of Daily Life

The Melrose Gallery, is pleased to present a captivating solo exhibition, ‘the din of daily life’ by acclaimed artist Arlene Amaler-Raviv. Mr Steven ...

The Gift Of Water: Chapter III

This coming month, artist and visual activist SaySay.Love will reveal his much acclaimed body of work, ‘The Gift of Water: Chapter III ...

LANGUAGE OF THE HEART

Curated by Kristen Chiacchia Language of the Heart was a combination of installation, sculpture, video, photography, drawings, and performance. These dynamic mediums serve ...

Stable 2017

Please join us in celebrating our exciting inaugural year with the launch of ‘Stable 2017’. This captivating group exhibition includes many new works ...

Willie Bester’s Social Engineering

‘Social Engineering’ is a solo exhibition by Willie Bester that will run at The Melrose Gallery from 3 November to 3 December 2017

SPECIAL PROJECTS AT 1:54 LONDON 2017

Launched by 1:54 in 2014, Special Projects champions the work of nonprofit cultural organisations and art centres with the aim of realising ...

Space Currencies In African Contemporary Art

Space – Currencies in African Contemporary Art was a ground-breaking exhibition that provided a platform for the promotion of numerous talented contemporary artists from ...

Sculptx Fair And Group Showing

The SculptX Fair will run for the month of September every year and will consist of various sculpture related activations and exhibitions in ...

The Great Exodus

The Great Exodus

The Great Exodus is a movement as portrayed through history and contemporaneity, embedded on migration: from oppression or lack of resources to a ...

Impressions Of Rorke’s Drift

Impressions of Rorke’s Drift was an exhibition of important artworks that were created at the Rorke’s Drift Art and Craft School ...

Stanislaw Trzebinski: Ortus

Stanislaw Trzebinski’s solo Ortus will be travelling to The Melrose Gallery in July following on from a well-received launch in Cape Town.

Mbongeni Buthelezi: Sugar Tax

The Melrose Gallery will host the official launch of Mbongeni Buthelezi’s new solo titled ‘Sugar Tax’

Clint Strydom: Hidden Shadows And Silent Voices Of Prison Number Four

Hidden Shadows and Silent Voices of Prison Number 4’ is a powerful photographic exhibition created by Clint Strydom in association with Constitution Hill ...

Christiaan Diedericks: Paradisus (Deperditum)

Christiaan Diedericks’ solo exhibition ‘Paradisus Deperditum’ travelled to The Melrose Gallery after a well-received run at The Oliewenhuis Art Museum

Esther Mahlangu | A Tribute To Nelson Mandela

A Tribute to Nelson Mandela was an extremely well received exhibition by Esther Mahlangu, the globally acclaimed Ndebele artist. Mam Esther, was presented ...

 South Africa | The art of a nation

South Africa | The art of a nation

‘I have been making art all my life because it is in my heart and in my blood. When I paint I am ...

Quanta

Quanta

 ‘Quanta,’ was on show at Objekt | Design | Art (ODA), Franschhoek from the 21 October – 19 November 2016. Here Blomkamp takes us through his ...

Kusina Amai Hakuendwe

Kusina Amai Hakuendwe

‘Kusina Amai Hakuendwe’, a multi-media solo exhibition by Ronald Muchatuta will be launched on the first floor. ‘Still’, a solo exhibition by photographer ...

Grassroots

Adejoke Tugbiyele’s work is informed by a sophisticated discourse on traditional philosophical concepts, a deep understanding of the aesthetic and cultural character ...

Esther Mahlangu 80

On 11 November 2015, internationally renowned artist, Esther Mahlangu, will celebrate her 80th birthday with a solo exhibition, Esther Mahlangu 80, at the ...

TESTIMONY

TESTIMONY

TESTIMONY, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, SA, curated by Neil Dundas and Lara Koseff

Esther Mahlangu | An Artistic Residency

Esther Mahlangu | An Artistic Residency

VMFA gives visitors the unique opportunity to watch the creation of a work of art for the permanent collection. In September, renowned South ...

Impressions of Rorke’s Drift – The Jumuna Collection

Impressions of Rorke’s Drift – The Jumuna Collection

Curated by Thembinkosi Goniwe, the exhibition includes over 100 works (comprising mainly prints) from 17 artists, who attended the renowned Rorke’s Drift ...

Impressions of Rorke’s Drift – The Jumuna Collection

Impressions of Rorke’s Drift – The Jumuna Collection

Curated by Thembinkosi Goniwe, the exhibition includes over 100 works (comprising mainly prints) from 17 artists, who attended the renowned Rorke’s Drift ...

From Marikana Hill to Constitutional Hill

THE MARIKANA MASSACRE: JUST A LITTLE ATROCITY? Tinyiko Sam Maluleke 15 February 2013, Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, South AfricaMs Pethal Thring, CEO of Constitution ...

Joining Ntuli on his Journey

The intriguing works of sculptor Pitika Ntuli draw onlookers along Melrose Arch’s upmarket High Street, on a “A journey worth contemplating”. WALKING ...

The Horse: Multiple View of a Singluar Beast

The Horse: Multiple View of a Singluar Beast

Famous for his ground breaking exhibitions of the 1980’s, Ricky Burnett, at the invitation of Mark Readof the Everard Read Gallery, has ...

Opening of “Scent of Invisible Footprints” – A retrospective Exhibition of the Sculptures of Pitika

Opening of “Scent of Invisible Footprints” – A retrospective Exhibition of the Sculptures of Pitika

Pitika Ntuli who, during an enforced exile in Europe and America, achieved international acclaim as a sculptor, painter, poet, writer and academic, will ...

SPace: Currencies in Contemporary African Art

SPace: Currencies in Contemporary African Art

SPace – Currencies in African Contemporary Art was a ground-breaking exhibition that provided a platform for the promotion of numerous talented contemporary artists from ...

At the Nerve End of Our Dream

At the Nerve End of Our Dream

At the Nerve End of our Dream was conceived before the momentous events of February 2nd 1990, the date on which President de ...

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