‘New Revolutions:’ Goodman Gallery’s 50th Anniversary


“In 1966, a small commercial gallery opened in the Northern suburbs of Johannesburg. It would become one of the most influential contemporary art spaces on the African continent and beyond… Goodman Gallery became a space for many things. From the outset it was a non-discriminatory space, a space for discourse…”

Featured in this video are interviews with David Koloane, Nolan Oswald Dennis, Sam Nhlengethwa, Ghada Amer, Sue Williamson, ruby onyinyechi amanze, Misheck Masamvu, Adam Broomberg, Warren Siebrits, Kagiso Pat Mautloa, Clive Van den Berg, Hank WIllis Thomas, David Goldblatt, Brett Murray, Haroon Gunn-Salie, Gerhard Marx, Hans Ulrich Obrist, William Kentridge, Alfredo Jaar, Iwona Blazwick (Director of the Whitechapel Art Gallery), Mikhael Subotzky, Neil Dundas (Senior Curator), Liza Essers, and more.

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