Welcome to the Goethe-Institut in South Africa

News

In Search Of...

In Search Of... by Musa N. Nxumalo

For In Search Of…, Nxumalo presents the Alternative Kidz and In/Glorious bodies of work, which, according to the artist, look at ‘the melting pot that is urban youth culture in Johannesburg’.
Opening at the Goethe-Institut on the 9th April at 19H30. More ...

Magazine

Europeans Only. 1956.

20 Years of Democracy:

Interviews and more
Rush Hour

Architecture & Urbanism:

Steady urbanisation
Image from Ponte City book

Africa's grand selfie:

Focus on contemporary African photography

Current Projects

Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life   deutsch

After acclaimed runs in Munich, Milan, and New York, this unprecedented photographic exhibition is now showing in Johannesburg until 29.06.2014.

Music In Africa  

Music In Africa is a groundbreaking new web platform that allows users to enhance their knowledge of African music scenes while effectively networking and promoting their work for free.

African Metropolis   deutsch

6 Films from 6 African Cities – screening at international film festivals worldwide

Goethe on Main  

Multidisciplinary art space in Johannesburg’s inner city. Visit one of the current exhibitions.

The Spoken Word Project   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Stories travelling through Africa in poetry slams: Spoken word artists are keeping the tradition of storytelling alive.

Writing about Africa   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Welcome to a voyage of discovery of new German literature representing images of diverse Africa

Weblog: Moving Africa   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Pan-African exchange is the main goal of the Moving Africa program, which enables African artists to travel to the most important festivals in Africa. On this blog, they share their experiences.

Contact

Goethe-Institut Südafrika
119 Jan Smuts Ave
Entrance on Newport Road
Parkwood 2193
Johannesburg
Tel: +27 11 4423232
Fax: +27 11 4423738
info@johannesburg.goethe.org
quadratischer Listen-PunktDirections


April - May 2015

View the current programme online (ISSUU PDF viewer)

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Centers of Learning for Photography in Africa

Apply by 6 April 2015 for training and curriculum development!

Newsletter

Would you like to be kept up to date? We would be happy to send you our newsletter.

Visit the Goethe-Institut South Africa on

IconIconIcon

Deutsche Welle

Germany's international broadcaster brings news from Germany and the world to your home.