Current & Forthcoming Exhibitions

Exhibitions currently on display at Bulawayo National Gallery, and forthcoming exhibitions :

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 »

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 »

November 2016

Profile Pic- Alter Ego Exhibition

We are please to present the final collaboration projects at the National gallery for 2016 with the House of Menka. The 10 men show curated by Tafadzwa Gwetai will preview on Thursday 1 December 2016, Veteran Painter and sculptor Mr … Read More »

October 2016


The National Gallery in Bulawayo is pleased to present the second edition of the Pink Perspectives exhibition; this year’s theme is REACH & IMPACT PINK. The exhibition is a collection of contemporary works by Bulawayo artist’s Thembelihle Adams, Linda Msebele, … Read More »

August 2016

SALVAGE: solo exhibition of photographs by Nicola Ash.

  “In photographing “place” we are never just photographing nature. We are always photographing culture.” – Gerry Badger In 1975 a photographic exhibition entitled, ”The New Topographics” opened in New York and essentially re-wrote landscape photography. The show consisted of … Read More »

June 2016

This July on 75 Josh

The second half exhibition schedule will start on 1 July 2016 by showcasing LUMINOUS an exhibition of Life Drawing Class drawings by Tamsanqa Khumalo, Bhekithse Ntshali, Hloniphani Dube, Dumisani Ndlovu, Cynthia Chamisa, Japhet Funwayo and Morgan Chandomba. The Private View … Read More »

June 2016

This June on 75 Josh.

CURRENTLY SHOWING:  In My Private Moments: Small Galleries on L. Takawira Curated by Mthabisi Phili A critique by Voti Thebe A critical look at the In My Private Moments Exhibition by two female artists Fulufhelo Mobadi and Kresiah Mukwazhi now … Read More »

May 2016

Second edition: Zimbabwe Annual Independence Exhibition 2016.

In celebrating of Zimbabwe’s independence in 2016, the National Gallery in Bulawayo is pleased to present the second Zimbabwe Independence Annual exhibition titled Memorialisation by local Zimbabwean artists, as a way of engaging the participation by artists throughout the country … Read More »

March 2016

Open call: 2nd Zimbabwe Annual Independence Exhibition 2016: Memorialisation

Submission dates, 19 to 22 April 2016 National Gallery of Zimbabwe in Bulawayo In celebrating of Zimbabwe’s independence in 2016, the National Gallery is inviting submissions to the second Zimbabwe Independence Annual exhibition and full participation by artists throughout … Read More »

March 2016

Pachipamwe Retrospective Exhibition : Cyrene Mission

We are putting together the works produced and donated by participants of the Pachipamwe International Artist Workshops around the country in particular the two held at Cyrene Mission. The exhibition will also feature the 4 works by British Artist Chris … Read More »