Cape Town Art Guide – 28Oct

Franschhoek Art Festival

Franschhoek’s first art festival celebrates some of the country’s finest art collections – housed locally – and a growing number of local and international art enthusiasts.

Until 13 November


Throughout Franschhoek Valley

Tel: 074 1444999


Group Exhibition

Monteiro brings the influence of both Belgian and Beninese cultures to each of his works. The artist creates his own world, which reflects his personality and history. As a result of these influences, his images go from fashion to street photography. 

Until 18 November


Gallery MOMO, 170 Buitengracht Street, Cape Town

Tel: (021) 424 5150



Justine Mahoney showcases her series of ten bronze sculptures and ten corresponding collages to create her show Tainted.

Until 18 November


Southern Guild, 10 Lewin Street, Woodstock

Tel: (021) 461 2865


Ricardo Pinto Jorge

By placing an over-sized hand on the neck of his characters instead of their heads, Ricardo Pinto Jorge created the heands.

Until 28 October


Erdmann Contemporary, 84 Kloof Street, Gardens

Tel: (021) 422 2762


Bit by Bit Mosaic
Experience a day you will always remember.  Half day Saturday workshop that is perfect for beginners – ‘you will be amazed at what you can achieve after just 1/2 a day,’ says owner Kerry Atherstone.  Take the first step and we will guide you through the mosaic process.  All the workshops are very practical. 

R400 per person & Special rates when booking for 2 people.  

Observatory, Cape Town

Tel: 079 042 3908


Big Tree Mosaics
Join Michelle McConnell, who started her journey into the art of mosaics after an inspirational trip to Turkey, at her home studio in Durbanville.

9:30am – 12:30pm & 6pm – 8pm

R60 – R90

42 Primula Crescent, WellwayPark East, Durbanville

Tel: 073 653 2688


Fiddlewood Pottery Studios
Classes are small and intimate giving student’s ample individual attention as they learn the tricks of the trade. Beginners are more than welcome to come and learn about pottery basics such as; glazing, firing, hand as well as wheelwork.

10am – 12:30pm, 7:30pm – 10pm & 5pm – 9:30pm

Fiddlewood Pottery Studio 88, 1st Avenue, Harfield Village, Claremont

Tel: (021) 671 2515