The Mother City has a gallery for every kind of artwork. We’ve summed up a few Cape Town Art galleries with the help of our fave illustrator, Jonny Smith.
Tag: Fine Art
Themba Khumalo conveys a narrative about his home, Johannesburg, through the dry artistic medium of charcoal. We take a look at his calm yet dynamic paintings.
Cape Town-based fine artist Angelica Luthi’s mysterious landscape paintings express her fascination with nature. We speak to the artist about her process.
Fulla, a Barbie-like fashion doll marketed to children of Islamic and Middle-Eastern countries, is fine artist Laylaa Jacobs’ muse.
Cape Town-based artist Fanie Buys talks to us about his latest works – including a variety of slogan T-shirts and painterly images of pop culture icons.
Take a trip through Cape Town-based fine artist, Nabeeha Mohamed’s multi-layered and richly textured still lifes and landscapes.
Meet the artist Shayna Arvan, whose soft and serene artworks are impressions from her everyday life in Cape Town.
The idea of play is central to the practice of fine artist Jessica Holdengarde, who presents the intricacies of her inner world through collage.
Zimbabwe-born, Cape Town-based fine artist Brett Charles Seiler engages with queer identity through performance, painting and installation art. Read our in-depth interview with the artist here.
Ever felt dazed and confused at an exhibition opening? Lady Aria Grey is here with a few pro-tips on how to behave appropriately at art galleries.
Fine arts graduate Michal Kruger uses rugby as a metaphor to explore white Afrikaner masculinity.
After years of cultural isolation, the fine art of the 90s put South Africa back on the global art map. Check out a few of SA’s breakthrough artists from years past.
The UCT Michaelis School of Fine Art’s 2012 graduation exhibition opens tomorrow evening with live performances, refreshments, music, and art on view in over 30 spaces on the UCT Hiddingh campus.
Hilde is a 4th Year Graduate at the University of Stellenbosch. This body of work, undertaken this year, has its roots in her previous three years of Fine Art studio practice. She tells us about her process and style, “Originally I worked with natural forms found in botanical subjects and […]
We’re digging the work by Riaan Vosloo, an artist who’s latest work has centered around the Cape Town neighbourhood Sea Point. Check out some more of his work below, and also the exhibition running at the AVA until the 24th of July. Walkabout & Talkabouts: Sat: 11/7, 11am Sat 18/7,11am […]