Current exhibitions

Brushing Up on Stern

Brushing Up on Stern

  • Date: Jul 24, 2015 to Nov 1, 2015

Works from the South African National Gallery Permanent Collection

Twenty two oils, the proofs of Irma Stern’s first German publication, numerous gouaches and works on paper from the Permanent Collection of Iziko...


‘Between Darkness & Light’ by Jodi Bieber

‘Between Darkness & Light’ by Jodi Bieber

  • Date: Aug 28, 2015 to Nov 19, 2015

The visual poetry and politics of humanity is the enduring interest of photographer Jodi Bieber, and in a country like South Africa – with its violent history of apartheid, its ambivalent transition to democracy and its...


Seedtime: Omar Badsha Retrospective

Seedtime: Omar Badsha Retrospective

  • Date: Apr 24, 2015 to Aug 2, 2015

Venue: Iziko South African National Gallery
Liberman Room and Rooms 4, 5, 8, 9
Date: 24 April to 2 August 2015

A major retrospective exhibition of Omar Badsha’s drawings, woodcuts and photographic essays from the...


Permanent exhibitions

Symbols of South African Cultures

Symbols of South African Cultures

  • Date: Sep 24, 2014 to Sep 30, 2024

Symbols of South African Cultures - in collaboration with the South African Post Office’s Philately Services.  A series of commemorative stamps depicting local cultural artefacts, as captured by local photographer Hein...