Cape Town Art Guide -7July

Calibrating Wonder at Smith Studio

Smith Studio presents Calibrating Wonder, a multimedia, collaborative group show facilitated by Lyall Sprong that addresses the capability of artworks to elicit positive change. The exhibition is the result of a series of shared activities, workshops and talks amongst a collection of artists and hones in on the idea that material artworks can serve as portals through which change is possible and new possibilities can be accessed.

Until 22 July, Mon to Fri

SMITH Studio, 56 Church St, CBD, Cape Town

021 422 0814

Albus at Cavalli Estate

The Cavalli Estate Gallery presents Albus, a solo exhibition by Justin Dingwall. Albus aims to raise awareness about Albinism and to challenge the taboo that exists around it, as well as interrogating and offering an alternative to traditional notions of beauty.

Until 9 July

Cavalli Estate Gallery, Cavalli Estate, Strand Rd, Somerset West, Cape Town

021 855 3218

Reversible Journeys – Painting Exhibition 0

Reversible Journeys is a painting exhibition featuring Muizenberg artists who are painting their way through the turbulent Middle Passage between the comforts of conventional employment and the hazards of fully committed art practice.

Until 31 July, Mon to Fri

The Hive Gallery Space, 37 Palmer Rd, Muizenberg

079 764 7077

The Rape – Art Exhibition

A new solo exhibition by Sorrel Hofmann entitled The Rape. This body of work examines the harm inherent in seemingly healing gestures and therapies, ranging from the environmental to the psychological. Consisting of paintings, sculptures, photography and large-scale installation, Hofmann takes seemingly everyday objects and minimalist artistic marks and weaves a complex and highly charged network of connections between them. 

Until  7 July

Eclectica Print Gallery, 69 Burg St, CBD, Cape Town
021 422 4145

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