South Africa is one of the most influential countries in the art industry. Some of the best artists are from this country and a proud landmark that represents artistry is the Johannesburg Art Gallery.
Better known as JAG, the gallery is situated in Joubert Park. Before you even enter the building, you will be mesmerised by the architecture.
The trends in the city and influences of art reveal themselves in fashion, design, dance, music and so much more. So if you love art and want to be inspired, this is the place to visit.
The gallery is home to some of the most sought after and beautiful pieces of artwork. See more here!
Address: Klein and King George Street, Joubert Park, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
The Maboneng Precinct is the home of arts, crafts and all things inspired by Africa.
This multifaceted venue is a great spot to visit on weekends when all the vendors are painting the precinct in gorgeous fabrics, centre pieces, art and so much more.
One our favourite spots at The Maboneng Precinct is the Market On Main, on every Sunday. The market is packed with fun and exciting things to do.
The Maboneng Precinct is a great place to explore design, entertainment, fashion, art and a taste of Africa.
See more about The Maboneng Precinct here.
Address: 276 Fox Street, City and Suburban, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
Victoria Yards is an oasis of nature, raw textures and art.
This spot is filled with greenery, organic food, impeccable art, designers, craft makers, brewing connoisseurs and much more. The spots also has a monthly market that brings together people from all walks of life.
This picturesque spot is a great place to visit for inspiration.
Address: 16 Viljoen Street, Lorentzville, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
What better place to visit than a historical landmark that has a world of books? The Johannesburg City Library has many stories to tell. Situated in the Central Business District, it has become a place where many go to for good reads, studying and finding inspiration.
Are there any other free spots in Johannesburg that leave you feeling inspired? Let us know about them in the comments section below!
What Is It?
The Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG), the Embassy of France in South Africa and the French Institute of South Africa are pleased to present The Art of Comics.
This exhibition will be showcasing the beauty of comic work from talented artists in South African comics and French bandes dessinées, the famous French comic style. The Art Of Comics promises to be an unforgettable event, touching on a whole lot of topics that are thought provoking.
Expect to see innovations that tap into augmented reality comics.
You don't want to miss this.
When Is It?
Thursday, 19 September 2019 - Monday, 18 November 2019 at 17:30 - 21:30
Where Is It?
Johannesburg Art Gallery, King George street, Joubert Park, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
How Much Is It?
Entrance is Free.
For More Information
For more information about this event, visit the Here.