Art guide

Cape Town Art Guide – 22 September 2017

SMAC Gallery: “Pandashuka” SMAC Gallery presents Pandashuka, a solo exhibition of new sculptures in the Black Mamba series by Cyrus Kabiru. The term “black mamba” is used in Nairobi to describe simple, typically black-framed, fix-gear bikes that swarmed the city during the 80’s and 90’s. Used for transportation and business...

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Cape Town Art Guide -15Sep

Hatch – Art Exhibition The University of Cape Town’s Irma Stern Museum hosts a solo exhibition of prints and mixed media works by Roxandra Dardagan Britz, entitled Hatch. The artist’s walkabout takes place on the opening day of the exhibition. 2 to 23 September, Tuesday to Saturday UCT Irma Stern...

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Cape Town Art Guide -8Sep

Guise of Reality at Salon 91 Cassim’s forthcoming exhibition develops her theme of encounters with perception by evoking pictorial spaces derived from natural landscapes. Oil paint is applied, sponged away, wiped and diluted with solvent such that the forms she attempts to describe become ever more dreamlike and inaccessible. Her...

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Cape Town Art Guide – 1 Sept to 7 Sept

Guise of Reality at Salon 91 Cassim’s forthcoming exhibition develops her theme of encounters with perception by evoking pictorial spaces derived from natural landscapes. Oil paint is applied, sponged away, wiped and diluted with solvent such that the forms she attempts to describe become ever more dreamlike and inaccessible. Her...

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Cape Town Art Guide -25Aug

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...

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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...

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Cape Town Art Guide -4Aug

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...

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Cape Town Art Guide -28July

Photo Exhibition by Johnny Lai Sang Alliance Française du Cap hosts a solo photo exhibition by Johnny Lai Sang, entitled The other side of South African fashion. This exhibition is the result of the last seven years Sang spent covering the various fashion-week events in Johannesburg and Cape Town. Until...

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Cape Town Art Guide -21July

“Untwine” at La Galleria La Galleria hosts Floris van Zyl’s solo art exhibition, Untwine. In this body of work van Zyl focuses on untwining, on taking known shapes apart by painting outside of the lines people draw for themselves and those drawn by society – to let go and detach...

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