CANSA ART EXHIBITION

Until 1 April 2012

Alberth Werth Hall

In celebration of the 80th birthday of the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA), the annual CANSA Art Exhibition opened in February. The exhibition includes works of the internationally acclaimed painter and graphic artist Judith Mason. Other participating artists are

Diane Victor, Nic Sithole, Zuanda Badenhorst, Mart Leeuwner,  Annalize Bauker, Marthinus Höll and Retha Buitendagh.

 

RESISTANCE ART  |  LANDSCAPE ART

Until July 2012

North Gallery

A selection of artworks by Resistance artists such as Magadlela, Martins, Dumile, Hodgkins and Kentridge are on display in the North Gallery. Also on display is a broad selection of landscape art by artists such as Pierneef, Battiss, Wenning, Barker and Boonzaaier.

 

A STORY OF SOUTH AFRICAN ART

Until December 2012

South Gallery

A selection of artworks from the permanent collection of the Museum briefly reviews South African art from the time of the first San artists. This selection includes the works of early 20th century painters, Resistance artists of the 1980s and artists of the 21st century.

The artworks in this exhibition are rotated regularly.

 

ABSTRACT ART

Until December 2012

East Gallery

A selection of  abstract artworks from the permanent collection of the Museum.

 

COROBRIK COLLECTION

Until December 2012

Glass Gallery

A selection of ceramics, representing the development of studio ceramics and the work of traditional rural potters of South Africa over the past 30 years is on display.

 

LADY MICHAELIS BEQUEST

27 March to 29 July 2012

Henry Preiss Hall

A selection of 17th-century Dutch paintings from the Michaelis Bequest will be on view. The donation of Lady Michaelis, in the 1930s, of mainly 17th-century Dutch and Flemish  paintings initially formed the core of the permanent collection of the Art Museum.

 

A STORY OF SOUTH AFRICAN ART

This exhibition includes works of early 20th Century painters , Resistance artists of the 1980s and artists of the 21st century

 

COROBRIK COLLECTION

A selection of ceramics representing the development of studio ceramics and the work of traditional rural potters of South Africa over the past thirty years

 

STUDY COLLECTION

Art media and techniques are illustrated in the Information Centre

 

ART LIBRARY

We invite you to make use of our Art Library which houses books on South African Art, African Art,  Western Art as well as Crafts and Ceramics. Our library is accessible by appointment from Tuesday to Friday 10:00 to 03:00.

 

Enquiries, please contact us on

Tell: 012 344 1807/8

Fax: 012 344 1809

email: art.museum@tshwane.gov.za

websitehttp://www.pretoriaartmuseum.co.za/

 

 

 

 

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