Johannesburg Architecture – South African Buildings

Johannesburg Buildings, South Africa Architecture, Gauteng Designs, Projects

Johannesburg Architecture : South African Buildings

Key Contemporary Developments + Buildings in Johannesburg, South Africa

Architecture in Johannesburg

We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of Johannesburg Architecture. We aim to include South African buildings that are either of good quality.

We cover completed buildings, new building designs, architectural exhibitions and architecture competitions across Johannesburg. The focus is on contemporary Johannesburg buildings but information on traditional buildings in South Africa is also welcome.

Johannesburg – Latest Designs

The Granite House in Johannesburg
Design: MMA Design Studio Architects
Granite House in Johannesburg
photo : Tristan McLaren Photography

Granite House in Johannesburg – 9 Dec 2016
Designed on an awkward 700m² residual site this modern 4 bedroom house is planned as a village around a central courtyard with multiple “situations” and living arrangements. The north and south wings are both autonomous with their own living and sleeping areas.

The Soweto Theatre, Jabulani
Design: afritects
The Soweto Theatre Johannesburg Building
photo : Leon Krige

The Soweto Theatre – 13 Aug 2012
This building is in the heart of the culturally rich Jabulani CBD precinct Soweto, South Africa. The precinct is being redeveloped by the City of Joburg Property Company SOC (JPC) into a high density, mixed use and vibrant neighbourhood comprising of over 200 000m2 of new commercial and residential development. The objectives for this project were to provide a fitting and versatile venue for the advancement and sharing of arts and culture in the area, and to assist in furthering the economic and social development of arts and culture in the area.

Johannesburg Architecture

Featured Johannesburg Buildings, alphabetical:

Circa on Jellicoe Building, Johannesburg
studioMAS architects + urban designers
Circa on Jellicoe
photo : Tristan McLaren

Circa on Jellicoe Building

Football training centre, Soweto
RUF project
Football training centre South Africa
photo : Julian Abrams

Football training centre South Africa

Glass House, Johannesburg
Nico van der Meulen Architects
Glasshouse Johannesburg
picture from architect

Glasshouse Johannesburg

JoziRows
studioMAS architects + urban designers
JoziRows Johannesburg
photo : Barry Goldman

JoziRows Johannesburg

Soccer City Stadium, Johannesburg
BUE + Partners iwith Populous
Soccer City South Africa
image : BUE + Ptnrs / Populous

Soccer City Stadium Building

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Architecture in South Africa

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South African Building News

South Africa World Cup Stadiums

African Buildings
Sipopo Congress Center Building
image from architects

South African Architects

Soccer City Stadium South Africa – Further Building Information

2010 FIFA Football World Cup South Africa – Key Stadia:

First National Bank Stadium, Johannesburg

Green Point Stadium Building

South African Houses

African Architecture : major developments + projects

Buildings / photos for the Johannesburg ArchitectureBuildings in South Africa page welcome

Johannesburg Buildings