Contra.Joburg (OpenStudios.Joburg) - Saturday 25 May 2024

Sat May 25, 10:30 - Sat May 25, 17:00

Event is online



Come and celebrate Joburg as one of the world’s art cities, fuelled by a network of studio spaces throughout the inner city that give life daily to the city’s status as an art capital. 

The 2024 edition of Contra.Joburg (previously known as OpenStudios.Joburg) will highlight even more art buildings, spaces or projects, across the historical CBD, where visitors will be invited to meet the artists, interact with the works, and enjoy a programme of exhibitions, walkabouts, performance and design. 

Contra.Joburg places over two days, Saturday 25 May and Sunday 26 May, 2023 with different studios being open on these two different days. Please make sure that you book for the days you wish to attend - you are currently looking at the booking page for SATURDAY.

Saturday 25 May from 10:30am to 5pm

Bag Factory - Artist Studios, Gallery & Drinks

EspressOn - Live Music, Food & Drinks & Gallery

Grayscale - Gallery, Studios & Drinks

Play Braamfontein - Studios, Drinks & Food

Rand Club - Gallery, Live Music, Drinks & Food

Creative Uprising Hub @Transwerke - Studios

In order to make this event as visitor friendly as possible, a shuttle service between the spaces will be provided to the public. There is parking available and from each building, guests will be able to access the shuttle service. The shuttles will move in loops around the studios with a shuttle being available every 20 minutes.

Kids tickets - Select the adult ticket quantity you want and then select next. The kids tickets will come up as an option.

For more information about the event, parking and each space please visit:

We are grateful to our sponsors for supporting this event -

Quorum Holdings || Nandos || Divercity || Itoo Art Insurance || Business Arts South Africa || Yoco

FOR tickets to Sunday's event, please click here.