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Staff Curated Exhibitions & Projects



The following is an extremely select list of curatorial projects and curated exhibitions by members of staff:

Gordon Froud: 

  • 2018 - Harmonia: Sacred Geometry, the pattern of existence - Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg. More here
  • 2014 - Curator of TWENTY: Contemporary Art From South Africa ​- Turchin Centre for the Visual Arts, Appalachian State University​, USA​ with lecture and walkabout program​. Look at images from the exhibition here​
  • 2013 - Gordon Froud: A Retrospective of Exhibitions I Never Had – Nirox Projects, Johannesburg
  • 2013 - Tom Waits for No Man - Group exhibition - University of Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg
  • 2011 - More is More – FADA Gallery, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg
  • 2011 - Altered Pieces – A tribute to the lyrics of Leonard Cohen – Group exhibition - Thompson Gallery, Johannesburg, Pandora Art    House, Pretoria and Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom
  • 2010 - Rooftop II – Group exhibition – St Lorient Gallery, Pretoria and University of Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg
  • 2008 - Sell, Sell, Sell – Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom.
  • 2007 - “…Van Boerekitsch en ander dinge…” Klein Karoo Nationale Kunste Fees (KKNK), Oudtshoorn
  • 2006 - First Chapter: a gordart Gallery retrospective – Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom
  • 2006 - Professional section: Enviroserve Waste Art Expo – Rosebank Mall, Johannesburg
  • 2006 - 40 x 40 x 40 - Klein Karoo Nationale Kunste Fees (KKNK), Oudtshoorn
  • 2005 - Beeldspraak – a 52 week exhibition in the Beeld Newspaper
  • 2005 - Far and Wide – Group exhibition - ABSA Gallery, Johannesburg
  • 2005 - Porn Again - Group exhibition - Merely Mortal Gallery, Craighall Park, Johannesburg

  Kim Berman: ​​

  • 2012 - Coming of Age: Twenty Years of Artist Proof Studio, a Retrospective  - Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg
  • 2010 - 12 years and Beyond: Photovoice/Paper Prayers and Murals - HIV Advocacy exhibition for Human Rights Day - DUT Gallery,     Durban
  • 2009 - Proof + Legacy. Artists of APS: Reclaiming Lives project - Boston Arts Academy, Boston MA
  • 2003 - Paper Prayers quilts and prints from South Africa - Southern Graphics Print Conference, Museum School of Fine Arts, Boston    MA
  • 2001 - Creation Myths: A portfolio by indigenous San people (Botswana) and Native American Indian artists - Crow Shadow Institute,    USA – (with Eileen Foti, Rutgers University)
  • 2000 - Print Exchange: Belgium Portfolio 00-01 – Artist Proof Studio, Johannesburg
  • 2000 - Print Exchange: Artist Proof Studio - USA and South Africa
  • 1998 - Print Exchange: Common and Uncommon Ground - Grahamstown

  David Paton: 

  • 2017 - Booknesses: Artists' Books from the Jack Ginsberg Collection. UJ Art Gallery, Johannesburg AND Booknesses: Contemporary   South African Artists' Books, FADA Gallery, Johannesburg
  • 2014 - TEXTures: An exhibition of Texts, Textures and Structure in Artists' Books​. UJ Archive & Special Collections, Doornfontein    Campus
  • 2006 - Artists' Books in South Africa - an online archive of artist's book production, curation and research in South Africa -  view here​
  • 2006 - Navigating the Bookscape: Artists’ Books and the Digital Interface. Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom and FADA Gallery,    University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg
  • 1996 - Artists' Books in the Ginsberg Collection, with some South African Examples from Other Collections. Johannesburg Art Gallery,   Johannesburg

Karen von Veh:​ 

  • 2014 -  Deconstructing Dogma: An exhibition of transgressive Christial iconography in South African art. UJ Art Gallery. 6 - 29 May  2014.

Shonisani Netshia:

  • 2011 - Young Curator - Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom