Jozi Art Projects

jozi art:lab develops and supports interdisciplinary art projects with artists from all over the world. Many projects are initiated as a collaboration local artists and those, who are invited to Johannesburg as part of the foundation's residency programme.

bitter fruit - bittervrug
bitter fruit - bittervrug is a Jozi art:lab long term project to investigate the changing identity of whites in the new South Africa. As we do invite South African and international artists we will discover how different the perception from the inside and the outside might evaluate the topic.

Sylt Foundation exhibiting at the Turbine Hall Art Fair
17 - 20 July 2014
Venue Turbine Hall 65 Ntemi Piliso Street Newtown Johannesburg

Exhibition by Finnish photographer Tuomo Manninen
Opening: 27th June, 2014 , 8 p.m.
27th June to 13th July 2014
open daily: 12 to 6 p.m.
location: The Shack, Orlando West, Soweto

What is Poetry? Festival II
A Celebration of Language
20th April - 3rd May 2013
South Africa:  Johannesburg – Mafikeng – Polokwane- Makhado
Zimbabwe: Harare

7th April to 27th April 2011
Katrin Wegemann, Floating Bodies
Performative sculpture
Opening on Wednesday, 7th April, 6 p.m. with a poetry reading by Charl Pierre Naudé
14th April, 6 p.m. Dance Performance "Floating" with Tumi Mokgope
jozi art:lab, Arts on Main, Johannesburg

Opening on Wednesday, 10th March 2011, 5.30 p.m.
Nothing is Missing
jozi art:lab at Arts on Main, Johannesburg
The installation by Mieke Bal is part of the colloquium
Space, Ritual, Absence. Liminality in South African Visual Art

March 2011
Jonas Gerberding painted the wall at jozi art:lab residency

Opening on Friday, 25th February 2011, 6 p.m.
Figures of Speech
jozi art:lab at Arts on Main, Johannesburg
Exhibition with South African and German artists: Ingo Gerken, Bandile Gumbi, Sharlene Khan, Alexandra Ross, Eva Seufert & Claudia Shneider.
Curators: Eva Seufert and Claudia Shneider

Thursday, 5th August 2010, 6 for 6.30 p.m.
jozi art:lab at Arts on Main Doornfontein, Johannesburg
Anne Sassoon

postponed to September 2010
jozi art:lab at Arts on Main, Doornfontein, Johannesburg
Daughters of tomorrow
Performance with Lebogang Mashile and Thato Nhlapo

16th May 2010, 2 p.m.
Rewriting Jozi
Reading and discussion with the South African writer Niq Mhlongo

11 - 28 February 2010, opening 11 February at 18h00
Sculpting the land
Strijdom van der Merwe at Arts on Main, Doornfontein, Johannesburg

REMOTEWORDS is along-term art project that installs messages on roofs and, by means of virtual programs like Google Earth, gives them worldwide coverage.
REMOTEWORDS and Niq Mhlongo mark three roofs

Newtown, 7th November 2009
Writers In Conversation...celebrating the African International Writers Day
with Shimmer Chinodya