ART CONNECTION AFRICABag Factory Curator Residency Open Call 2021 Supported by KfW Stiftung in partnership with Triangle Network Open to curators/cultural practitioners based in Botswana, Namibia, Uganda, Zambia, and ZimbabweResidency dates: 1 September to 30 November 2021Application Deadline: 23 July 2021 (10am SAST)This opportunity will enable a curator/cultural practitioner (researcher, arts writer, etc with an interest … Read more

ART CONNECTION AFRICABag Factory Artist Residency Open Call 2021  Supported by KfW Stiftung in partnership with Triangle Network Open to artists based in Botswana, Namibia, Uganda, Zambia, and ZimbabweResidency dates: 1 September to 30 November 2021Application Deadline: 23 July 2021 (10am SAST)This opportunity will enable an emerging artist based in Botswana, Namibia, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, to … Read more

Studio Space Available at the Bag Factory

Deadline for applications: Sunday 15 August 2021, 11am (SAST)The Bag Factory is looking for Johannesburg-based contemporary visual artists to take up tenancy in two of our studios and become part of our community of artists. Start date for tenancy: ImmediatelyMinimum period of tenancy: 1 yearFor artists based in Johannesburg (or in the process of relocating). Joint … Read more Studio Space Available at the Bag Factory

EXHIBITION OPENINGA navigation guide to Kwanqingetshe29 MAY – 23 JUN 2021The Bag Factory is pleased to present A navigation guide to Kwanqingetshe, a solo exhibition of new work by Phumulani Ntuli.In an intimate exploration of the journey from boyhood into manhood, Phumulani is influenced by the idea of reflection, in an analysis of not only the … Read more

OPEN STUDIOSAutumn Open Studios 18 APR 2021Join us on Sun, 18 Apr from 11 am–3 pm for our Autumn Open Studios.Drop by and get to know our studio and current residency artists at this free event offering Johannesburg audiences a unique opportunity to see, hear about and discuss the research and work-in-progress that our artists … Read more

Bronwyn Katz: Erf

Working primarily with discarded bedsprings sourced from forgotten and neglected spaces in Johannesburg’s CBD, Katz has produced a body of work titled Erf. The exhibition is a continuation of Katz’s process-based work, through which she explores the potential of her material to serve as markers and representations of space and memory.Artworks/ Installation/ Openning Featured Articles Video interviews 

Inside Jobs – a solo project by Pebofatso Mokoena

20 SEP – 4 OCT 2018 Engaging in theories of time, chaos, probability and randomness, the exhibition marks the artist’s consistent push to make sense of the chaotic nature of overwhelming global cultures, socio-politically, psychologically, and personally.In short – the works on this exhibition are rooted in conversations about the nature of one’s individuality mingled around … Read more Inside Jobs – a solo project by Pebofatso Mokoena