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
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