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UJ Izimbongi Poetry Festival takes poetry to new heights

Breyten Odendaal

October 15, 2019

From 23-26 October UJ Arts & Culture (a division of the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture) revels in the power of poetry with the annual IzimbongiPoetry Festival taking place

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MTN’s Conversing the Land at the UJ Art Gallery

The Gallery of the University of Johannesburg is hosting Conversing the Land, an exhibition of landscapes from the permanent art collections of MTN and the University of Johannesburg, as well

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Conversing the Land

Landscape is the work of the mind, British historian and writer Simon Schama argues in Landscape and Memory (1995). Landscape exists as a cultural construct, a mirror of our memories

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Moving into Dance presents Enable through Dance no. 4

Breyten Odendaal

September 25, 2019

Iconic 40 year old, non-profit dance company, Moving into Dance (MID), is once again hosting ‘Enable through Dance 4 on 3 and 4 October 2019, in partnership with the University

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Gloria Bosman & UJ Choir live in Concert

UJ Arts & Culture, a division of the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture (FADA) at the University of Johannesburg is excited to announce the world-renowned UJ Choir’s up-coming concert

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Trio Breathe come home with a soul-lifting Performance

Breyten Odendaal

September 20, 2019

On the 28 September the UJ Arts & Culture are proud to partner with the trio Breathe for their “homecoming” launch performance of The Journey at the Art Centre Theatre

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Celebrating 21 years of the Ampersand Foundation’s contribution to South African art through its New York Residency Programme

Breyten Odendaal

September 10, 2019

The UJ Art Gallery will be abuzz when the Ampersand Foundation Award 21 years celebration exhibition opens on 11 September 2019. This extensive show, curated by Gordon Froud, senior lecturer

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Gloria Bosman & UJ Choir live in Concert

Breyten Odendaal

September 1, 2019

UJ Arts & Culture, a division of the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture (FADA) at the University of Johannesburg is excited to announce the world renowned UJ Choir’s up-coming

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UJ Weekend of Jazz line-up announced

Breyten Odendaal

August 20, 2019

The Joburg music-loving audiences are in for a treat this August with UJ Arts & Culture’s second iteration of the UJ Weekend of Jazz taking place at the UJ Arts

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A Grand Night for Singing: A Musical Celebration

Breyten Odendaal

August 17, 2019

Join us for a spectacular evening of opera and song, as UJ Arts & Culture presents ‘A Grand Night for Singing’. This much anticipated annual event takes place on Saturday

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