Cape Town Art Guide -11Aug

In Motion at Ground Art Caffe

Ground Art Caffe hosts In Motion, an exhibition of boat designs by acclaimed Naval Architect, Kobus Potgieter. The opening event provides an opportunity for boat enthusiasts to view these collector’s pieces, with complimentary wine, beverages and canapés being served. Potgieter has designed boats for the various Navies, Coast Guards and Special Operations units around the world.

3 to 31 August

Ground Art Caffe, 160 Strand St, De Waterkant, Cape Town

083 469 0800

Art Exhibition at Artscape

The Artscape Women’s Humanity Arts Festival’s official opening sees a solo art exhibition by sculptor Evette Weyers, entitled The Wonders of the African Continent and the Sea. The body of work is on display for the duration of the festival. Weyers uses ancient images like the Egyptian Sphinx and the Mantis from San folklore to create her own personal mythology, born from her experiences and insights.

2 to 31 August, 7AM to 10PM

Marble Extension Foyer, Artscape Theatre Centre, D.F. Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town

021 410 9800

Distill Motion at SMITH Studio

Smith Studio presents Distill Motion, a group art show featuring Sepideh Mehraban, Emma Kielczynska, Karen Cronje and Madeline Groenewald exploring the inherent complications and creative prospects offered by attempting to capture a place or a moment in time.

Until 19 August

SMITH Studio, 56 Church St, CBD, Cape Town

021 422 0814