Michaelis is staffed by some of South Africa’s leading fine artists, curators and art academics. Internationally, the school is recognised as one of South Africa’s foremost institutions for the study of fine art and new media at an advanced level.
- all exhibitions
- UCT MFA Graduate Vincent Bezuidenhout will exhibit at Goethe on Main in Johannesburg on the 7-29 July 2016 ...
- Professor El Anatsui (second from left in the front row) being hosted by the Vice Chancellor (Dr Max Price) and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Professor Sandra Klopper) hours before receiving his honourary doctorate. Michaelis staff (Ass Prof Berni Searl, Ass Prof Fritha Langerman and Dr Kurt Campbell) were in attendance. ...
- Five artists and two curators went on an expedition to explore why most residents of Sea Point agree to restrict the colours of the curtains in their flats to white only. ...
WHATIFTHEWORLD is pleased to invite you to the opening of Siwa Mgoboza’s solo project, If Found Return to Africadia this Wednesday, 22 June 2016.
Visual and Art History is a six-course major available to students in the Humanities Faculty studying towards a BA degree. The courses provide an opportunity to study both the history of the fine arts and the history of other key visual traditions and cultures, including architecture, interior and industrial design and dress.
The Honours programme in curatorship is offered in close collaboration with Iziko South African Museums. The programme offers courses in the theory and practice of curatorship, developing in students a sophisticated awareness of the practicalities, politics and poetics of working with collections of many kinds.