About Gallery MOMO

About Gallery MOMO

Gallery MOMO is a world renowned contemporary art gallery situated in the suburb of Parktown North, Johannesburg. The gallery was founded in 2002.

Artists exhibiting at the gallery have been at the forefront of the local and international art world. These artists, through their respective genres, keep pushing the boundaries of local and international markets. The gallery continues to support local and international young-and-upcoming talent through its renowned residency program. This program allows artists to exchange ideas and engage with the new environment.

Apart from the gallery space in Johannesburg, MOMO recently opened an exhibition space in Cape Town. Aside from its acclaimed exhibitions in both Johannesburg and Cape Town, Gallery MOMO also pursues its international presence by participating in local and international art fairs. Artists presented with Gallery MOMO constantly feature in international biennales such as Venice Biennale, Beijing Biennale, Havana Biennale, Lyon Biennale and many more.

Founder
Monna Mokoena

Directors
Igsaan Martin (Cape Town), Lee Mokoena (Johannesburg)

Operations Manager
Odysseus Shirindza (Johannesburg), Nicole Hopper (Cape Town)

PR and Project Manager
Blake Daniels (Johannesburg)

Accounting
Ranju Patel (Johannesburg), Ricci Kaplan (Johannesburg), Hilandi van der Westhuizen (Cape Town)

Operations
Ernest Tlhoka (Johannesburg), Khanyi Sidu (Johannesburg), Zandi Nxoko (Cape Town), Bongani Ndlovu (Johannesburg)

Gallery Assistant
Heinrich Groenewald (Cape Town)

Gallery Intern
Ndaxola Nkalashe (Johannesburg), Clarisse Roques (Cape Town), Keely Shinners (Cape Town)