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Trend: The rise of eco-awareness and activist art in South Africa

Art has a powerful influence in terms of visual communication of a message and South African artists and galleries are increasingly aware of this role and using it to raise much needed awareness of...
Artworks by Solly Smook and Emma Willemse, respectively

Unique art event to take place in the Riebeek Valley for the second year...

Following the resounding success of the inaugural event in 2016, “Solo Studios” returns to the Riebeek Valley over the weekend of 11-13 August 2017. Hosted in and around the towns of Riebeek Kasteel and...
Karla-Nixon

Art Scene – Karla Nixon

An M. Tech Fine Art Graduate from the Durban University of Technology, which she completed cum laude, Karla focused on paper cutting as a contemporary art form, for which she has received numerous awards. Aside...

Events in Cape Town in December 2017 – What’s happening in the mother city

Christmas and New Year’s Eve celebrations tend to hog the limelight as far as December’s event calendar is concerned, but in reality there is a fantastic variety of things to do and look forward...
Anton-Smit

Renowned artist selects Grande Provence as his exclusive winelands space

Celebrated South African artist, Anton Smit, well-known for his majestic works, has selected The Gallery at Grande Provence as his exclusive public sculpture exhibition venue in the Cape Winelands. Famous for his monumental sculptures, evoking...
Helen-Sebidi_-Horse-Spirit

Norval Foundation celebrates heritage and individual narrative with Helen Sebidi solo exhibition

Honouring the start of Heritage Month, Norval Foundation presents Batlhaping Ba Re! - a solo exhibition by Mmakgabo Mapula Helen Sebidi (born 1943, South Africa) featuring paintings, etching and a sculpture from a career...
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Family Friendly Activities in Cape Town to Keep the Kids Entertained and Parents Sane

The holidays have arrived and with Boney M blasting out of every supermarket store and enough tinsel to be visible from outer space, Cape Town’s parents are yet again facing the festive roller-coaster ride...

Become a tourist in your own city this Summer: Cape Town

A few years ago, I returned to Cape Town from an epic three-month tour of the United States. From the Statue of Liberty, the Golden Gate Bridge and Washington D.C.’s collection of monumental treasures...
Pop Art Artist Richard scott

Say hello to “My Cape Town Girls”

Artist Richard Scott will launch a new series of art prints at the Opulent Living Concept Store & Gallery on 1 February, featuring his trademark ‘girls’ against a bright and colourful homage to his...
Kendall-Leigh Nash

Art Scene: Kendall-Leigh Nash

Art, in any shape and form, speaks a language. If they induce some form of a reaction the artist has done their job. Kendall-Leigh Nash sends the message loud and clear. KENDALL-LEIGH NASH Based in Cape...

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