Art Franschhoek | 25 to 27 October 2019

As with fine food and world-class wines, so too fine art needs to be experienced to be appreciated. Visitors to Franschhoek can once again look forward to a weekend of artworks and exhibitions, as the 4thannual  Art Franschhoek ‘opens its doors’ to the public over the weekend of 25 to 27 October.    Over the years Franschhoek has […]


The La Motte Museum introduces a new art exhibition entitled, Land Rewoven. Presented in collaboration withBarnard Gallery, this new addition to the Franschhoek Valley estate’s acclaimed offering, comprises a considered body of work by MJ Lourens in conversation with selected paintings of JH Pierneef from the La Motte Museum collection. The inspiration for this exhibition lies in […]

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Visit Art Month at Welgemeend to experience art and art education in Cape Town this August

Art Month at Welgemeend is about much more than just the curated thought-provoking exhibition Satire and Irony – running for the duration of August, it’s a month-long celebration of art which extends to art talks by thought leaders in the art world and an educational programme featuring art films and masterclasses. A highlight on Cape […]

Ndlovu Youth Choir

SING! brings Ndlovu Youth Choir to Cape Town

South Africa’s newest choir sensation is coming all the way from Limpopo to entertain their Cape Town fans. The Ndlovu Youth Choir, whose performances in America’s Got Talent (AGT) are taking the world by storm, will join a select group of internationally acclaimed South African choirs for the SING! Choir Extravaganza in the Grand Arena, GrandWest, Cape Town on Saturday […]


Special Market Day hosted in celebration of ART IN PAARL WEEK

On the first Thursday in August this year, residents and visitors in Paarl will have an opportunity to visit the stunning gardens at 161 Main road and view a range of magnificent work by local fine artists and sculptors at the inaugural Paarl Art Week Market day. The event will not only host artwork, but also […]

Art in the Yard Franschhoek

Art in the Yard Presents “Assumption”, a Solo Exhibition

03.08.2019 – 26.08.2019 An exhibition of works by Claire Denarie-Soffietti and Lerato Motau Art in the Yard Gallery | The Yard, 38 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek Email| Phone +27 (0) 21 876 4280 Website Contact person: Gita Opening Friday 3 August 2019, 11:00 Exhibition runs from 3 August 2019 – 26 August 2019 Winter opening […]



Gluck’s dream of creating a new style of opera, distinguished by classical simplicity and dramatic integrity, was exquisitely realised in his setting of the Orpheus story. Climaxing in the heartbreaking aria “J’ai perdu mon Eurydice” — “I have lost my Eurydice”, Gluck’s dramatization of Orphée’s descent into the underworld in pursuit of his wife Eurydice […]

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 […]