NEWS/ROOM


CURRENT EXHIBITION


ICONOGRAPHY OF THE JUST


















An exhibition of new and recent works by


PETER MAMMES


Opening Reception: Friday 11 July 2014 from 6.30 pm at ROOM


Exhibition Duration: 11.07.2014 – 09.08.2014


The exhibition presents new and recent works by Peter Mammes whose style is framed within the intricate and repeated use of collected patterns alongside juxtapositions of referential iconography influenced by the artist’s travels to Russia and India. According to the Mammes his work “ deals with contradictions, discrimination, deformity and hypocrisy.”


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LATEST NEWS


ROOM will participate in ART WEEK JOBURG and will present an exhibition of works by ROBIN NESBITT.


Maria Fidel Regueros will debut new work by Dean Hutton titled Dean’s Bed and the Chimurenga Chronic at the LISTE Art Fair, Basel, June 2014.


ROOM Gallery & Projects Artistic Director, Andrew Wessels will be traveling to New York alongside the team nominated for an International Emmy Award for LNN - Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola


ROOM Gallery & Projects Director Megan Mace attended in October 2013 a 1-month residency in Strasbourg, France under the banner of PLAY>URBAN. For more info click here.


ROOM Gallery & Projects Director, Maria Fidel Regueros is attending the 2013/2014 Gallerist Programme at De Appel, Amsterdam.


The ROOM team is expanding and welcomes the Executive team member Thato Mogotsi, as well our new intern Nyaki Maleke from University of Witwatersrand. 


ROOM is the proud recipient of funding by the VANSA/AFRICALIA programme in support of its Internship Programme 2013/2014.


ROOM is the proud recipient of funding from Business and Arts South Africa 2013.

 

COMING SOON


UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS


A LIST FOR REMEMBERING:

CATALOGUING OF CURIOUS COINCIDENCES


An exhibition of new and recent studies by


ROBYN NESBITT


Opening Reception: 14 August 2014 from 6.30 pm at ROOM


Exhibition Duration:14.08.07.2014 – 04.09.2014


A list for remembering: Cataloguing of coincidences is an ongoing series of studio light observations by the artist Robyn Nesbitt. These and new studies will be added to the collection during the exhibition at ROOM, exploring the notion of light in the visible and invisible documentation of everyday studio process and practice. 


ROOM IS A PARTICIPATING HOST

IN THE ART WEEK JOBURG 2014 PROGRAMME


Saturday, 23 August 2014,

ROOM will be open from 10h00 - 20h00

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THE CARPET SERIES


An open platform for dialogue and exchange of ideas and perspectives that will consist of informal discussions related to each of the exhibitions and projects presented at ROOM. These encounters also form part of building ROOM’s archive as they are recorded with a view to present the information to a broader audience.





THE READING ROOM


ROOM GALLERY stocks art related magazines, limited edition artist exhibition catalogues and art related publications. Titles include: Chimurenga Magazine & Chronic, Art South Africa, CCTV by Keleketla! Library, I,JOBURG by Nadine Hutton, Co-Production by Myer Taub among others. 






ABOUT US

ROOM is an independent multidisciplinary exhibition and project based space focused of collaboration, dialogue and exchange.

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+27 (0)82 373 6127 (cell) Maria

+27 (0)72 155 4934 (cell) Megan

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