Marlene Dumas, The Benefit of the Doubt: Triptych, 2000. Fibre

Constitutional Court Trust to receive Art Conservation Project Grant

The Constitutional Court Trust has been selected as a 2019 Bank…
Gert Kruger, Chief Risk Officer and Executive Custodian of RMB’s Art Collection, & Karel Nel, trustee of the Claire and Edoardo Villa Trust. ©The Promise Group

Rand merchant bank restores and relocates iconic Edoardo Villa work

A recent restoration and re-siting project undertaken by Rand…

Changing with the times: Transforming the acquisition policy of the Unisa art collection

The Unisa Art Gallery was established in 1961 in conjunction…
Single Gold Coin’ SA25 commemorative coin sets. Limited Edition of 125 sets. Includes: 1 x R500 24ct Gold Proof Coin. ‘9-Coin set’ SA25 commemorative coin set. Limited Edition of 225 sets. Includes: 1 x R500 24ct Gold Proof Coin, 1 x R50 Sterling-Silver Proof Coin, 1 x R50 Bronze Alloy Proof Coin, 1 x R5 Circulation Proof-Quality Coin, 5 x R2 Circulation Proof-quality Coin. ‘8-Coin set’ SA25 commemorative coin sets. Limited Edition of 2250 sets. Includes: 1 x R50 Sterling-Silver Proof Coin, 1 x R50 Bronze Alloy Proof Coin, 1 x R5 Circulation Proof-Quality Coin, 5 x R2 Circulation Proof-quality Coin.

Artists create commemorative currency

To celebrate twenty-five years of constitutional democracy, the…
Streets of My Youth, 2017. Mixed medium on canvas laid down on board, 24 x 55cm.

A South African Impressionist memorialised

The most extensive collection of paintings by South African Impressionist…
Dylan Lewis, Male trans-figure I maquette, 2009. Bronze sculpture, 60.5 x 77.5 x 24.1cm. Courtesy of the artist & Christie's.

Dylan Lewis: Shapeshifting

Christie’s will present  'Shapeshifting' – a sale comprising…
Hamed Abdalla, Untitled, Mid 1960’s. Oil on canvas, 72 x 53cm.

From the archives and beyond

Ubuntu Art Gallery seeks to extend the narrative of Egyptian…
WORLD RECORD: Sam Nhlengethwa, Glimpses of the Fifties and Sixties, sold for R967 300

Aspire Art Auctions defies flat market in groundbreaking Johannesburg sale

Aspire went into its latest Johannesburg auction with an innovative…
Chéri Samba, (born in 1956, Democratic Republic of Congo) L’attachement aux racines, 2010. Acrylic and glitter on canvas, 135 × 200cm. Estimate: 60.000 / 80.000€

Strauss & Co sale highlights how artist-teachers have shaped SA art

Strauss & Co Johannesburg Auction - 20 May 2019 Strauss…
Chéri Samba, (born in 1956, Democratic Republic of Congo) L’attachement aux racines, 2010. Acrylic and glitter on canvas, 135 × 200cm. Estimate: 60.000 / 80.000€

PIASA Auction House ninth African contemporary art sale

On May 15th, PIASA will present its ninth African contemporary…