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Through Our Eyes

Through Our Eyes

This heritage month. Come join us in celebrating culture and art through the eyes of Indigenous Khoe and San Arts

Perspective is everything. Context is often misconstrued and subjective. Timeless and tasteful, or modern and messy, culture demands to be examined!

“Many people take great comfort in the bathroom towels being the same colour as the soap, toilet paper, and tiles. It means there is a connection between them, and an environment of order. Home becomes a place not only of comfort, but of control. This sense of order, in whatever form it takes, acts as a shield against the unpredictability and lurking “chaos” of the outside world.”

The world has always seemed to own indigenous ideas and worlds. Owning it is a way of controlling the attitudes, fears, and unwritten rules which have formed our environment and our behaviour within it. The “it” being Contemporary Indigenous Khoe and San Culture. But what is the alternative to the controlled environment? What if it does not consist of “unpredictable lurking chaos”?

Come and explore indigenous contemporary art unsolicited and uninfluenced. Where Indigenous artists share their art, their culture, their stories. Through their Eyes.   

Date: 1 September – 30 September 2023
Time: 18:00 – 20:00
Venue: Iziko Education Learning Centre, Groot Constantia Wine Estate

Event Status:
Upcoming Events
Date & Time:
01/08/2023
Museum:

Iziko Education Learning Centre, Groot Constantia Wine Estate

Media Enquiries:
International Mother Language Day
Advancing Restitution - A Discussion
Astronomy Programme
Natural History Programme 1
Natural History Programme 2
Art Programme
Social History Programme
Bringing the Stars to Iziko
Worker's Day
3rd Iziko Symposium - Day 1
International Museum Day
3rd Iziko Symposium - Day 2
3rd Iziko Symposium - Day 3
Africa Day
Youth Day
International Mandela Day
SLAVE LODGE TOUR
The quest for the first animals in the south and the north
Women's Day
Promoting a Gender Equal Society for a Sustainable Future
BISHOPSFORD BONSAI NURSERY TOUR
TOUR THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SOUTH AFRICA AND THE CENTRE FOR THE BOOK
Birds, beaches and beach bums: adventures of marine biologists in unravelling the roles of birds on our shores
Heritage Day
IN_HERIT FESTIVAL EVENTS PROGRAMME 2022
THE CAPE MUSLIM & SLAVE HERITAGE MUSEUM
Visit Iziko Museums of South Africa this school holiday!
Medicine of the sea: Challenges and opportunities on bioprospecting in South Africa
Edit your Pride Edit-A-Thon
Conversations with Water
World AIDS and Emancipation Day
Reconciliation Day
Mostert's Mill Tour
Public Lecture
U406 Pavilion Prototype 2
HAJI NOOR DEEN MI GUANG JIANG at ISANG
Human Rights Day - Free Entry to Selected Museums
VISIT NATIONAL SEA RESCUE INSTITUTE (NSRI) STATION 10 IN ST GEORGE'S WAY, SIMONSTOWN
Natural Science Collections in South Africa as perceived by the scientific community
Holiday Programme
Holiday Fun for Everyone! Day 1: Solar System Diorama
INTAKA ISLAND WALKING TOUR
Holiday Fun for everyone! Day 2: Therapsid Mask
Holiday Fun for everyone! Day 3 & 4: Creating a Ceramic Object
Freedom Day
International Museum Day Symposium 2023
International Museum Day
Africa Day 2023
LECTURE WEDNESDAY 31 MAY
THE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE - WEDNESDAY 14 JUNE
Youth Day 2023
LECTURE WEDNESDAY 28 JUNE
Join Iziko Museums of South Africa for the screening of 'DUSTLANDS' and 'Keeping Hope Alive'.
Share the FUN! Visit Iziko Museums of South Africa
Shark Awareness Day
Museums, Heritage, Climate Justice, Artivism and Healing
Through Our Eyes
Join Iziko Museums of South Africa in commemorating Women’s Day
Ms Rooksana Omar, CEO Iziko Museums of South Africa, invites you to a walkabout by curator Andrew Lamprecht in conversation with Jacques Viljoen
Join Iziko Museums of South Africa and the Michaelis Honours in Curatorship programme fellows for an introductory walkabout of:
Youth Poetry Workshop
in_Herit Festival 2023 Programme
Sewing together stories of the past
Femicide in South Africa – Facilitated Two-Day Workshop
Round Table Discussion: Ancestry and the Global Slave Trade.
Discover the Colours of our Heritage!
Celebrate our cultural diversity - join Iziko Museums of South Africa for the in_herit FESTIVAL 2023
Hope on a Horse
Noem My Skollie
School Holiday Programme
The Science Film Festival 2023
World Space Week 2023
National Marine Week 2023 Performance
National Marine Week 2023
Live Performance Composed by Lize Briel
Join Iziko Museums of South Africa in commemorating Emancipation and World Aids Day
Reconciliation Day
Holiday Programme
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