Cape Town Art Guide -19May

Barbara Wildenboer & Louis Olivier Solo Exhibitions

Everard Read/Circa Gallery presents the solo exhibitions of Barbara Wildenboer and Louis Olivier. Wildenboer’s exhibition is entitiled The Invisible Gardener and Olivier’s exhibition is entitled 100 Generations of Soil.

Until 31 May

Everard Read/CIRCA Gallery, Ulundi House, Portswood Square, V&A Waterfront.

021 418 4527

Dress Code – Art Exhibition

Gallery Momo presents Dress Code, a group exhibition exploring the use of costume in contemporary art. The work of well-established and new emerging artists are featured, working in a variety of disciplines through the medium of costume.

11 May to 10 June

Gallery MOMO, 170 Buitengracht St, CBD.

021 424 5150

How Long is Forever?

A showcase of charcoal, mix media and acrylic on canvas, Fabriano paper and Belgian linen in celebration of Abe Opperman Gallery’s 1st birthday in Cape Town.

Until 31 July

Abe Opperman Gallery, 5 Hudson St, De Waterkant

082 551 9708

ASSEMBLANCE: A Modern Journey

Participating artists include Norman Catherine, Joan Miro, Alexander Calder, Schalk van der Merwe, Ernst de Jongh and many more.

21 April to 20 May

Absolut Art Gallery, 19 Ryneveld Street, Stellenbosch

072 699 5618


Exhibition of Jessica Webster at the Goodman Gallery in Cape Town. A gallery at the forefront of contemporary art in South Africa. Its focus is on artists from South Africa and other African countries that engage in a dialogue with the African context.

22 April to 24 May

3rd Floor Fairweather House, 176 Sir Lowry Road, Woodstock

021 462 7573

The Place Called Home

A solo exhibition by Themba Khumalo including works on canvas, paper and a selection of new etchings.

22 April to 31 May

Red Room, 62 Mount Rhodes Drive, Hout Bay

071 602 1908

Blank Projects

Blank projects started as an artist-run project space in 2005, dedicated to new developments in contemporary South African art, and became a gallery in 2012. They are now housing two exhibitions: IJEREMANI LAM by Senzeni Marasela; and KUKHO ISILILO SOMNTU II by Asemhale Ntlonti.

26 April at 18:00 to 2 June

113-115 Sir Lowry Road, Woodstock

021 462 4276

Rust en Vrede gallery

There are three exhibition spaces at the well-established Rust en Vrede Art Gallery which showcases works of art by established and emerging artists.

10 Wellington Road, Durbanville

021 976 4691