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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 »


August 2017

Weaving Through Design Exhibition

We delighted to see the opening of “Weaving Through Design” a collaborative exhibition of basketry photography and crafts by the creatives of Matabeleland South. The exhibition is highlighting the collaboration between craft producers of the south and Rudo Nondo a fashion … Read More »


June 2017

Studio space at the gallery

The National Gallery in Bulawayo has an opening for a personal studio, a studio sublease, or a studio to share effective 1 July 2017.  The interested visual artists are invited to submit an application letter on or before 30 June 2017. … Read More »


June 2017

BULAWAYO CONVERSATIONS; DECONSTRUCTING BOUNDARIES exploring ideas of belonging

Join us this Friday 23 June 2017 starting at 4 pm for the Bulawayo Conversations. Charles Bhebe one of the four artists representing the country in the ongoing 57th Venice Biennale 2017, will be in conversation with Assistant Curator Cliford … Read More »


May 2017

Footsteps: A visual Anthology by Japhet Funwayo

We are thrilled to invite you a private view of ” A Visual Anthology” a solo exhibition by Bulawayo painter Japhet Funwayo, Wednesday 31 May 2017 starting at 530pm. The exhibition marks the end of what has been a busy … Read More »


May 2017

Sisonke/ Tavatose, 2017 Schools Visual Art Exhibition

The National Gallery of Zimbabwe in Bulawayo (NGZ) in partnership with the Environmental Management Agency is hosting another edition of the Sisonke/Tavatose 2017 Schools Visual Art Exhibition. The National Art competition will be held in June at the National Gallery … Read More »


May 2017

THIS MAY: 75 ON JOSH.

We are very delighted to inform and invite you to the gallery activities this May. Our first activity is the Screening of film titled Nice People on Thursday 11 May staring at 5:30 pm at the gallery’s Court yard bring … Read More »


April 2017

Zimbabwe Annual Independence Exhibition 2017: Cherishing our national pride through art.

We are happy to present the 3rd  Zimbabwe Annual Independence exhibition in collaboration with the Leaders for Africa Network . The exhibition preview will be held on Thursday 27 April 2017, staring at 1730hrs. Honorable Makhosini Hlongwange (MP). Minister of … Read More »


April 2017

Namuhla yisikhathi esadlulayo: Today is a long time ago exhibition

We are pleased to be presenting the final project in the form of an exhibition by Visiting Artist in Residence Andreas Wutz, who took up studio 11 in the National Gallery in Bulawayo mid January 2017. In the past two months, Andreas … Read More »