Art Guide 13 July – 19 July 2012

Seeingeye
SeeingEye, a group exhibition curated by Leigh-Anne Niehausthat focuses on the stylistic and conceptual relationship between a selection of painting and photography.
Until 15 August
Brundyn & Gonsalves, 71 Loop Street, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 424 5150

Wings of the Shechinah – The Sculptural Art of Herman Wald
This exhibition is a proud moment for Herman Wald’s son Louis who in collaboration with the SA Jewish Museum has created this mammoth exhibition.
On show are almost 60 sculptures, more than 40 sketches, writings and audio visual displays.
Until 15 July (Sunday – Thursday @ 10am – 5pm & Fridays @ 10am – 2pm
R25 – R40
SA Jewish Museum, 88 Hatfield Street, Gardens, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 465 1546

Grande exhibition
This will coincide with the Franschhoek Literary Festival
‘Altered Pieces’ is an exhibition of contemporary altarpieces inspired by the lyrics of Leonard Cohen
‘Transformed’ by Anton Smit.  an extensive group show with artworks by prominent South African contemporary artists such as Eugenie Marais, Christo Basson, Emma Willemse, Erica Prinsloo, MJ Lourens, JP Meyer, Elise Wessels, Gina Niederhumer, Hetty Zandman, Pieter Haasbroek, Johannes du Plessis, Hester Viles, Pienaar van Niekerk, André du Toit, Gavin Risi and Derick Smith, among others.
Botanical artworks by Barbara Pretorius and a photographic exhibition of indigenous succulents by Riaan Chambers will be shown in The Shop.
From 6 May
The Gallery, Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, Tel: (021) 876 8630