Vacancy: Project Coordinator

VACANCY: PROGRAMME COORDINATOR AT THE BAG FACTORYPost: Programme CoordinatorContract: Fixed term, 6 months (with possibility to extend)Hours: Full time, Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm (and weekends / evenings when required)Location: Bag Factory, JohannesburgClosing date: Sunday 23 February 2020 (midnight)Commencement: As soon as possibleThis is a unique opportunity to join the Bag Factory during a time of transition and to … Read moreVacancy: Project Coordinator

Bag Factory / Luso-Linkup : Call for Applications

Bag Factory/Luso-Linkup Open Call 2020 open to curators based in Angola and MozambiqueSupported by an ANT Mobility Grant from Pro Helvetia Johannesburg financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)Residency dates: 1 – 30 September 2020 (4 weeks)Application Deadline: 31 March 2020 (midnight)This residency will give one emerging curator from Mozambique and one … Read moreBag Factory / Luso-Linkup : Call for Applications

Dudubloom More: delicate/tendency/response

Delicate/Tendency/Response A solo exhibition by DuduBloom More (2019 Cassirer Welz Award winner) 1 – 22 FEB 2020 The Bag Factory is excited to present Delicate/Tendency/Response, a solo exhibition by DuduBloom More, the winner of the prestigious 2019 Cassirer Welz Award, presented by the Bag Factory in partnership with Strauss Education and Kalashnikovv Gallery. In this … Read moreDudubloom More: delicate/tendency/response

Lost & Found

EXHIBITIONSLOST & FOUND3 – 25 OCT 2019Lost & Found is a group exhibition of mixed media works by Bag Factory’s current studio and visiting artists. Curated by our Director Candice Allison, the exhibition is an exploration of process and experimentation, a snapshot of studio practice, and a reflection on the method of using ‘found’ objects, … Read moreLost & Found

Andreas Andersson

1 MAR -29 APR 2020 Andreas R Andersson (born. 1982 in Västerås Barkarö) is an artist living in the small village of Arvidsjaur, near the Arctic Circle in Sweden/Sápmi. With his violent sterile installations, the burnt-out blackness in his sculptures and an ability to combine hand-crafted materials with mass-produced everyday objects, Andersson creates a weird picture … Read moreAndreas Andersson

Gina Maxim

1 FEB – 29 APR 2020Georgina Maxim is known for both working as an artist and curator with over a decade of arts management and curatorial practice. Maxim together with Misheck Masamvu co-founded Village Unhu in 2012, an artist collective space that has been providing studio spaces, exhibitions, workshops and residency programs for artists – … Read moreGina Maxim