Joe Turpin (RSA)

1 JUN – 31 AUG 2020 Joe Turpin is a South African visual artist. Born in Johannesburg in 1995, his practice focuses on historically charged & informed narratives and semiotics, and the physical expansion of painting as practice. Turpin is drawn to temporal conversations of decolonization, so called ‘positionality’, race and what it means to … Read more Joe Turpin (RSA)

Amina Zoubir

  Amina Zoubir, will be at the Bag Factory for 3 weeks on a self-funded residency, she predominantly works as a videographer and a visual artist, her works are on the notions of body in spaces. Using female, male, animal and objects bodies, those interact with urban and rural spaces around the world. Her artworks … Read more Amina Zoubir

Erla S. Haraldsdóttir – Self Funded Residency

Erla S. Haraldsdóttir works with painting, animation, video, and photomontage as a means to appropriate and restructure reality. An academically trained painter, she currently focuses on painting where the physicality of paint and colour create space, light, and shadow. Her work combines figurative motifs, abstract colour, and patterns with painterly finesse. The works often explore … Read more Erla S. Haraldsdóttir – Self Funded Residency

The Bag Factory Young Woman Studio Bursary – Yolanda Mazwana

1 OCT 2019 – 30 SEP 2020The Bag Factory Artists’ Studios is proud to welcome Yolanda Mazwana as the recipient of the Bag Factory Young Woman Studio Bursary, generously funded by the Bag Factory alumni artist Sam Nhlengethwa.The Bag Factory Young Woman Studio Bursary offers an emerging/early career woman/womxn artist (under 35) a 12-month fully … Read more The Bag Factory Young Woman Studio Bursary – Yolanda Mazwana

BAG FACTORY ARTISTS’ STUDIOS – Visiting Artist, Johannesburg | 2019

1 OCT 2019  – 31 JAN 2020 Ronel de Jager’s work, which shifts between painting, sculpture and installation, deals with concepts of the fleeting, with environmental concerns, and with the notion of deep time. She examines our understanding of time, often by slowing down images culled from her own photographs and videography.Through an abiding interest in … Read more BAG FACTORY ARTISTS’ STUDIOS – Visiting Artist, Johannesburg | 2019

Fadzai Veronica Muchemwa (Zimbabwe) – Art Connection Africa

2 SEP – 29 NOV 2019 Fadzai Veronica Muchemwa is a researcher, writer and emerging curator working in Harare. She is currently the Curator for Education and Public Programming at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe in Harare.She has worked on various projects for example Basket Case II, the Mawonero/Umbono publication, the Zimbabwe Pavilion at the 56th Venice … Read more Fadzai Veronica Muchemwa (Zimbabwe) – Art Connection Africa