Art

Emma Cook Illustrator

Emma Cook Illustrator

Emma Cook is a local illustrator from Cape Town. She spent the last three years working for Am I Collective and has recently decided to go freelance. Love her work. You can view more of her illustrations if you click more below, or visit her site here.

City Slickers Exhibition

The City Slickers poster exhibition has had a successful run with the Pretoria and Durban shows over the past few months. The show is still gaining momentum on it’s journey towards London. We’re always on the lookout for more talented artists to add to the mix, so if interested in […]

Spier Contemporary 2010 Competition Winners

The winners of the Spier Contemporary 2010 Competition were announced at the launch of the art biennale at its City Hall venue on 13 March 2010 in Cape Town. The prizes awarded consist of a combination of five cash prizes, worth R500 000 in total, selected by the judging team […]

Gavin Rain

Gavin Rain

It’s not often that we get to feature pure art, but luckily we were sent the works of Gavin Rain. Gavin Rain calls himself a “pointilist/neo-pointilist painter”. Find him online here. Lots of more images of you click more. (Thanks to Desrie for passing this along)

It’s “WRAP DAY” Everybody!

It’s “WRAP DAY” Everybody!

Wrap Day is an awesome intiative hosted by Spier Contemporary 2010 that aims to turn everyday objects of your life into works of art. This can be your apple, the desk of your boss, your fax machine, your doorway, dinner, television, phone, house, husband, …the list goes on and on… Here’s how […]

The Cute Show

The Cute Show

Last night we attended the opening of ‘The Cute Show’ at Salon 91. The Cute Show is a group exhibition of painting, print, sculpture and jeweller. The exhibition features a host of multi-disciplinary artists including Artist/ Jewellery Designer Geraldine Fenn, Illustrator/ Artist Jaco Haasbroek, Sculptor/ Painter/ Animator Francois van Reenen […]

CABINET Shop for Couture from CO-OP

CABINET Shop for Couture from CO-OP

CO-OP is opening CABINET Shop for Couture on Thursday 25, 10:00 – 18:00. CABINET is a shop for current collections by couture studios from Johannesburg and Cape Town. The Collection at Cabinet will change and evolve every two months under the direction of a different a author.

The Cute Show

The Cute Show

‘The Cute Show’, a group exhibition of painting, print, sculpture and jewellery, opens at Salon91 Contemporary Art Collection on 25 February 2010. The exhibition features a host of multi-disciplinary artists including Artist/ Jewellery Designer Geraldine Fenn, Illustrator/ Artist Jaco Haasbroek, Sculptor/ Painter/ Animator Francois van Reenen aka Frank, Deco Stylist/ […]

New Gallery in Cape Town

New Gallery in Cape Town

We recently received a press release from Wessel Snyman Creative, a new progressive fine art gallery in Bree Street. The next exhibition is Skeleton Woman by Wessel Snyman Creative and is opening on Saturday. Definitely worth dropping in for that one. Wessel Snyman Creative is a brand new progressive fine […]

Rompilus van Stadenberg

Rompilus van Stadenberg

Rompilus van Stadenberg is a new local (music) artist coming out of Stellenbosch. Rompilus is a masters degree art student at the University of Stellenbosch. He hand sketched 100 different album covers. Check out the entire gallery of sketchers here. You can also download his 4 track EP for free […]

PARADISE APARATUS a solo exhibition by JULIA ROSA CLARK

PARADISE APARATUS a solo exhibition by JULIA ROSA CLARK

OPENING WEDNESDAY 03 FEBRUARY 18H30 EXHIBITION CLOSES 27 MARCH 2010 Julia Rosa Clark (1975) lives and works in Cape Town. She has taught at various institutions for the past decade including recently University of Stellenbosch and Michaelis School of Fine Art (University of Cape Town). She obtained her MFA from […]