25 Mar Openings This Week: CT | No Man’s Art Pop-up Gallery, A Silent Auction and Worldwide Arduino Day
This week Cape Town hosts some interesting openings. From a silent furniture auction to an international pop-up gallery, an eco film fest and everything in between. Look out for Mia Chaplin’s solo show, and a group show by Conrad Botes, Anton Kannemeyer and Claudette Schrueders.
Here are all the details:
Tuesday, 25 March
One of South Africa’s legend illustrators, Linsey Levendall joins us from Canada. He also created the event poster. Inka Kendzia will be doing some epic visuals to inspire your doodling. The Deckle Edge, Grolsch & Butler’s Pizza are sponsoring materials, beer and pizza.
Entrance is free, but please reserve a spot here.
Join the Facebook Event here.
Remember to bring cash for drinks.
36 Buitenkant Street from 7:30pm – 10:30.
Wednesday, 26 March
Ceremony, Mia Chaplin’s solo exhibition, opens at Salon91
Opening at 6:30pm at 91 Kloof Street, Cape Town.
On show 26 March to 26 April.
Go here for more info.
A group show by Conrad Botes, Anton Kannemeyer and Claudette Schrueders opens at Culture Gallery
Post-Apartheid, Political Pop and Individuation: How do we remember South African artistic reform in the 1980s, and now? Growing up under the Apartheid regime, three artists emerged who would critique South African culture and create long-lasting and formidable impressions of the country’s contentious past.
The Woodstock Exchange, 66 – 68 Albert Road at 6pm
Join the Facebook Event here.
Thursday, 27 March
No Man’s Art Pop-up Gallery opens in Cape Town
Cape Town is the seventh destination of this worldwide Pop-up Gallery. The exhibition will showcase young South African artists alongside the artists the gallery discovered at the previous destinations The venue is secret, so sign up at www.nomansart.com to receive the address and get your name on the guest list for opening night, which is guest list only.
The Class of 2013, a group jewellery exhibition opens at The [o]bject House
Showcasing the work of 13 students selected from Stellenbosch University, Ruth Prowse School of Art and Cape Peninsula University of Technology as part of the World Design Capital 2014 program #WDC267.
Opening at The [o]bject house, 1 Hares Avenue, Woodstock from 6pm – 10pm.
The exhibition runs from 27 March and ends on the 13 April 2014.
A Silent Auction takes place at Field Office in Barrack Street
37 Barrack Street, 5:30pm.
Cape Town Eco Film Fest kicks off at The Labia Theatre
The event brings the best local and international documentary films focusing on environmental issues to Cape Town. 5 days, 10 South African premiers, 25 eco films.
Labia Theatre, 68 Orange Street, Cape Town from 27 – 31 March
See the full festival programme here.
Saturday, 29 March
Celebrate Worldwide Arduino Day at The Woodstock Exchange
An event for the public to see what the Arduino is, purchase products and meet some some experts.
Cost: R20 adults and R10 children
66 -68 Albert Road, Woodstock at 10am – 2pm
See the Facebook event here.
Creative Nestlings Roundtable Series Vol.3
The Roundtable Series is a small gathering of creatives, entrepreneurs, designers, bloggers, makers, thinkers, doers & you. It’s a meeting around a table, with a pastry and a beverage in hand; a space for you to express your thoughts, share your ideas & talk shit that matters within a small group.The Roundtable Series is an extension of Creative Nestlings’ monthly #ConversationsOnCreativity
Limited space available (20 seats) – first come first serve.Please Note: This event is only open only to people of ages 18-27. RSVP here.