Visitors to Franschhoek can once again look forward to a month of artworks and exhibitions, as Art Franschhoek ‘opens its doors’ to the public.
Over the years the valley has established itself as one of the country’s premier art destinations with its numerous art galleries and resident artists. And the 2019 Arts + Crafts Map will help you find your way. (see blog)
Art enthusiasts can choose to leisurely browse the galleries situated along the village’s main road, and within comfortable walking distance from each other. Alternatively choose to view the artworks on display at some of the wine farms, which include
Grande Provence and La Motte. Garden and art tours at Leeu Estate add an extra touch to your cultural outing.
The month of Art Franschchoek celebrates these artists, and allows visitors to experience this unique part of Franschhoek.
Ebony/Curated, with its exquisite displays of fine arts, sculptures and ceramics, will host three solo exhibitions in their respective galleries.
Embark on a journey of art discovery as you admire one of South Africa’s greatest masters, Jacob Hendrik Pierneef, at the La Motte Museum, with his Ink on Paper exhibition.
A taster to tickle the art taste buds this is just a sneak peek of what you can expect during this time. For a detailed programme the various exhibitions, visit.