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At the bottom of Joubert Park hides one of Johannesburg's core art galleries. Its collection includes both the works of South African as well as international artists. You can easily find Rodin, Picasso, and Henry Moore there as well as South African artists such as Sekoto, Batisse and Pierneef. It succeeds in attracting both devoted art lovers and the city's youth. Make sure to book in advance if you'd like a guided tour.
Established way back in 1912, Everard Read boasts of being one of the oldest and largest art galleries in Johannesburg. Today with its stylish decor, myriad art works and collaborations, it stands as being the most famous commercial gallery and a prominent landmark. With a charming post-modern architecture, this place showcases the works of some very renowned and reputed artists of South Africa. Come here to view the beautiful sculptures, murals and paintings on display that will leave you in a state of awe. Events here include various exhibitions throughout the year. Thus, this place has art running in its veins.
David Brown Fine Art is honed for art aficionados visiting the city of Johannesburg. Established in 2006, this gallery is one of the newest art spaces in town and is already popular for being a platform to several local artists by exhibiting their artworks. From exhibiting fine art to photography and contemporary artworks, this art space has something for every taste. David Brown Fine Art is known for hosting regular art events and sales and is a must-visit spot for all art enthusiasts.
A leading commercial gallery in the city, Chérie De Villiers offers a curated selection of art by top names in South Africa. Paintings and photographs make up most of the gallery's collection, though their sculpture collection is also impressive. Originally located within the Rosebank Mall, the gallery moved to a sprawling new space at the Hyde Park Corner after close to two decades. You can also view a limited selection on their website.
Graham's Fine Art Gallery is one of the popular art spaces nestled in Johannesburg. This art gallery boasts of showcasing artworks from the 19th and 20th Centuries. Besides the historic fine art collection, the gallery is known for hosting several art exhibitions by amateur and veteran artists. Showcasing versatile art, ranging from fine paintings to contemporary artworks, this gallery is truly an art and cultural hub. All art enthusiasts will surely love a stroll through this art space.