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March 2018

Bulawayo Conversations: sight and seeing by Olivia Botha

Join us for a presentation by visiting artist-in-residence, Friday 23 March 2018 National Gallery Cinema room at 4 pm. I was sitting in an unfamiliar waiting room, with an optometrist whom I’ve never met before as blind as a bat. … Read More »


March 2018

EITHA UNGUSWI ZIM//CITY

SABONA, Introducing visiting artist resident at the gallery Tamsanqa (Tamu) Nkiwane. Born 1990, lives and works in London, United Kingdom. Tamu has been with us since January doing a research residency.  The gallery is inviting you to Dousling House, for … Read More »


February 2018

FAMILY AND HAPPINESS

Curated by Hloniphani Dube PFAMILY AND HAPPINESS                   22 February to 13 April 2018 Presenting for the second time at the National Gallery in Bulawayo, Siphulwazi Visual Arts Academy 2018 second semester students exhibition 2018. The broad aim of the … Read More »


February 2018

PPC Imaginarium aRT AND dESIGN cOMPETItion

PPC Imaginarium is an ambitious modern art and design competition aimed at providing emerging artists and designers with the opportunity to showcase their talents through the medium of concrete. Enter the competition now for a chance to launch your career … Read More »


January 2018

EXHIBITION PREVIEW: SOUNDS OF HOPE

Exhibition: SOUNDS OF HOPE On Thursday 25 January at 5:30 pm we will open our first exhibition this year, titled Sounds of Hope by a young and enthusiastic painter and performer, Tichaona Mudhobhi. Tich will present a solo exhibition of … Read More »


January 2018

This January 75 on Josh

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! Time to pause for a while and thank everyone for being a wonderful part of 2017.  We appreciate all the love, support and hard work that we’ve received from our subscribers, well-wishers, partners and yes – our … Read More »


January 2018

LOCAL RESIDENCY, STUDIO SPACE 2018

The National Gallery of Zimbabwe in Bulawayo has an opening for a personal studio, a studio sublease, or a studio to share effective 1 February 2018. The interested local visual artists are invited to submit an application letter on or … Read More »



October 2017

Open call National Gallery in Bulawayo, 2017 Residency and exhibition proposals

The National Gallery of Zimbabwe is inviting artists wishing to present new ideas and projects in the context of the Bulawayo gallery space and emerging independent curators committed to developing their professional practice are invited to submit exhibition and residency … Read More »


October 2017

BUYA Bulawayo Young Artists exhibition 2017

We would like to take this time a update you on the new exhibition we are showing in the small galleries on Takawira featuring the work by four young artists. Please accept the invitation to the Opening reception to be … Read More »