Brett Murray


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My Joburg at La Maison Rouge

Various Goodman Gallery artists exhibited on My Joburg at La Maison Rouge in Paris. La Maison Rouge continued their series of exhibitions focusing on the arts scene in major provincial cities. After My Winnipeg (Manitoba, Canada), an exhibition presented during the summer 2011, the second of the cities was Johannesburg, South Africa. The exhibition formed part of the South Africa Season 2012/2013 in France, in partnership with the Institut Francais. Exhibiting artists included Jodi Bieber, Candice Breitz, Kudzanai Chiurai, Kendell Geers, David Goldblatt, William Kentridge, David Koloane, Moshekwa Langa, Gerhard Marx, Brett Murray, Sam Nhlengethwa, Tracey Rose, Johannes Segogela, Mikhael Subotzky & Patrick Waterhouse and Sue Williamson. The exhibition ran from 21 June to 22 September 2013.

Brett Murray and Thomas Mulcaire at Wavescape

Brett Murray and Thomas Mulcaire are participating in the the annual Wavescape Festival in Cape Town, which runs from 1 December 2011.

Mulcaire’s recent film Afrika – made in collaboration with Ricardo de Oliveira – will feauture on the Wavescape Film Festival. Brett Murray has contributed an artwork on a surfboard to be auctioned by funnyman Mark Sampson at the Field Office on Thursday 8 December.

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William Kentridge, Brett Murray and Sue Williamson at Spier

Goodman Gallery artists William Kentridge, Brett Murray and Sue Williamson have been selected to participate in Forward>March, one of two exhibition taking place at Spier as part of the 25th Anniversary of the End Conscription Campaign (ECC) celebrations. The exhibition takes as its starting point iconic works of resistance from the ECC era. David Goldblatt will feature in the photographic exhibition “Voices”, which aims to re-imagine the struggle years while exploring contemporary South Africa. The exhibitions will run from 30th October to 15th November 2009. Visit for more information.

Press for Brett Murray

Brett Murray / Art In America / United States / 6 May 2012

Liza Essers, Gallery Owner, on the show that scandalized South Africa by Steven Dubin (303.4 KB)

Brett Murray / Business Day / South Africa / 24 May 2012

Chris Thurman: As in Hamlet, Zuma betrays himself in his moral outrage by Chris Thurman (58.8 KB)

Brett Murray / City Press / Johannesburg / 9 December 2012

Diddy buys A Brett Murray by Charl Blignaut (291.5 KB)

Brett Murray / City Press / South Africa / 12 - 13 May 2012

White Noise by Charl Blignaut (3.8 MB)

Brett Murray / Los Angeles Times / Los Angeles, CA / 30 May 2012

South African President Zuma, gallery settle case over painting by Robyn Dixon (127.2 KB)

Brett Murray / Mail & Guardian / Johannesburg / 12 October 2012

Appeal Tribunal Shreds Classification of 'The Spear' by Phillip De Wet (94.5 KB)

Brett Murray / Maill & Guardian / Johannesburg / 1 June 2012

The Film and Publications Board has overstepped the mark by Phillip De Wet (279.2 KB)

Brett Murray / The Guardian / UK / 11 October 2012

Censors repeal 'over 16' rating for Jacob Zuma penis painting by David Smith (83.6 KB)

Brett Murray / The Guardian / UK / 29 May 2012

Jacob Zuma Painting The Spear still exposed to view despite ANC rally by David Smith (92.2 KB)

Brett Murray / Wall Street Journal / New York City / 11 June 2012

The Naked Truth About Art In South Africa by Todd Pitock (75.3 KB)
  • Solo exhibitions

    Brett Murray / Hail to the Thief II

    Brett Murray / Hail to the Thief

    Group exhibitions

    C-16: A Group Exhibition



    Joburg Art Fair 2011

    In Other Words

    The Marks We Make

  • Biography

    Solo Exhibitions

    Group Exhibitions

    Awards and Merits

    Academic Record and Residencies



    Selected Articles and Reviews


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