International Museum Day 18 May 2018
Posted on April 17, 2018
Each year on 18 May the world celebrates International Museum Day (IMD).
Cherish an Antique Day - Come see the UP Museum's very own Narnia Wardrobe
Posted on March 28, 2018
Each year on 09 April the world celebrates 'Cherish an Antique Day'. To do this, visit the UP Museums to see our very own Narnia Wardrobe!
Luigi Di Sarro: World Disclosure exhibition
Posted on February 16, 2018
The Department of UP Arts announces an upcoming international exhibition opening for the public on 02 March 2018.
Redefining Social Cohesion Temporary Exhibition
Posted on January 30, 2018
A new temporary visual art exhibition is open for visitors in the Old Merensky Building.
The Social Life of Waste/Art: Exploring the connection between waste, art and food across Southern Africa
Posted on November 17, 2017
On 22 November 2017, the Social Life of Waste/Art project will host a one-day symposium on waste, art and food at the University of Pretoria.
Fine arts and design alumni make UP proud at the Absa L'Atelier Art Competition
Posted on October 25, 2017
UP alumni Oliver Mayhew, Wilma Nell, Allen Laing, Shaun Francis and MA (Fine Arts) candidate, Shenaz Mahomed, were finalists in the Absa L'Atelier Art Competition, which is one of Africa's most prestigious annual art events.
'Museums beyond walls' – a public sculpture route at UP
Posted on October 02, 2017
In October 2017, the Department of UP Arts would like to highlight the unique public sculpture route at the University as a means of extending 'museums beyond walls'.
UP Arts committed to conserving unframed works of art
Posted on September 27, 2017
The Department of UP Arts has begun a major, long-term project to conserve over 8 600 unframed works of art on paper from the University of Pretoria (UP) Art Collection.