Strauss & Co set to establish ground-breaking fine wine auctions in South Africa

In a trailblazing initiative, South Africa’s foremost auction house, Strauss & Co, has entered a joint venture with leading online wine merchant, Wine Cellar, and top sommelier, Higgo Jacobs, to launch a Fine Wine Auction programme. This endeavour aims to provide a transparent auction platform that introduces prospective buyers to a selection of South Africa’s […]

A New Gem Added To Spice Route Destination – Anthony Shapiro COLLECT

Spice Route Destination warmly welcomes another aesthetic treasure to the destination’s broad range of offerings, COLLECT, home to Anthony Shapiro’s exquisite ceramics. Anthony Shapiro started making pots when he was only 13 years old and even dropped out of law school to further his career as a ceramicist. After working as a pottery teacher from […]

Make A Difference Leadership Foundation annual Cape Town art auction

Make A Difference Leadership Foundation has hosted an annual Cape Town art auction known as Valley Flair. This year we will, once again, host such an event. We have the privilege of introducing you to our 2019 Cape Town art auction, Silapha. Silapha, originated from isiZulu, means We Are Here. These powerful words speak true […]

Stephan Welz & Co- starting 2019 in style

We begin the year with a strong sale in Cape Town, featuring desirable pieces of furniture, decorative arts, silverware and paintings by artists such as: ( Alexis Preller, Walter Battiss… etc.) As well as the above, the Africana library of the late diplomat and bibliophile Frikkie Botha is sure to draw interest from book lovers […]

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 […]