Norval Foundation first museum in Africa commended by Sotheby’s International for curatorial excellence

  Sotheby’s international prize champions innovative exhibitions from around the world as 2018 winners are announced  Norval Foundation is the first art foundation in Africa and one of only five globally to be commended by Sotheby’s international auction house for curatorial excellence, championing the work of innovative institutions who strive to break new ground and […]


  Vedanā: The collection of Véronique Susman-Savigne on show Worldwide, only few high quality art collections are accessible to the public, while many remain on view only in private residences, corporate offices or are simply hidden away in storage. Norval Foundation is launching the Collector’s Focus series of exhibitions to provide an important platform where […]

The Manzart team is honoured to present Marié Stander’s sixth solo show

Opening a week prior to the month of Art Franschhoek on the 20th of October 2018 and running throughout this prestigious event. Marié joined our stable of artists with her first solo show over a decade ago and her latest drawings will go on show at Manzart in Franschhoek from the 20th October 2018 onwards. […]

Art Franschhoek

27 October to 25 November 2018 Visitors to Franschhoek, one of the country’s premier art destinations, can once again look forward to a month of artworks and exhibitions, as Art Franschhoek ‘opens it doors’ to the public from Saturday, 27 October, to Sunday, 25 November. Art enthusiasts can choose to leisurely browse the galleries situated […]

SA artist Wim Botha bends light at Norval Foundation, SA’s new art destination

Renowned South African contemporary artist Wim Botha is set to enthral visitors to Norval Foundation in Tokai with “Wim Botha: Heliostat”, a brand new exhibition exploring the transformation of light, launching on 29 September 2018 and running until 22 January 2019 in Galleries 2-8. Join the artist himself on 29 September at 4pm for a […]

Berg River project aims to set a Guinness World Record

By creating the  “World’s largest oil painting done by a single artist”, The Cape Winelands Biosphere Reserve aims to highlight awareness of Biosphere Reserves in South Africa (and internationally) and the work they, and their partners, do in much needed conservation and development with emphasis on the impact that misuse of a river (and its […]

Norval Foundation celebrates heritage and individual narrative with Helen Sebidi solo exhibition

Honouring the start of Heritage Month, Norval Foundation presents Batlhaping Ba Re! – a solo exhibition by Mmakgabo Mapula Helen Sebidi (born 1943, South Africa) featuring paintings, etching and a sculpture from a career spanning five decades. Launching on the 1st of September 2018 and running until the 24th of January 2019, the exhibition reflects on Sebidi’s continuous dedication to mythologies, […]

Renowned artist selects Grande Provence as his exclusive Winelands space

Celebrated South African artist, Anton Smit, well-known for his majestic works, has selected The Gallery at Grande Provence as his exclusive public sculpture exhibition venue in the Cape Winelands. Famous for his monumental sculptures, evoking themes of suffering, reconciliation, glory and sublimation, Smit’s works grace public and private collections nationally and globally. His body of […]

HARMONIA set to expose art lovers at Cavalli to sacred geometry  

A solo exhibition by Gordon Froud in collaboration with Art Source South Africa What better time than Spring to celebrate sacred geometry, the essential pattern of all life, with the HARMONIA exhibition at Cavalli, the wineland’s finest art, food and wine destination. HARMONIA: Sacred Geometry, The Pattern of Existence runs from Sunday, 05 August at […]

Upcoming exhibitions in our valley & Beyond

The Boutique Gallery Presents a new spring & summer exhibition with a bright, colourful and quirky selection of established African & European artworks. EBONY Bordeaux House Presents Shifting Tides by Churchill Ongere ‘Shifting Tides’ illustrate the tensions inherent in the modern world as human beings and other entities navigate the politics of power, identity, belonging, alliance, […]