Arts and Humanities

StateoftheART Gallery

StateoftheART Gallery StateoftheART.co.za is an online platform showcasing works by fine arts graduates and selected emerging artists, at affordable prices. Each artist has been hand-picked by a curatorial panel of art professionals to ensure the quality of the work for sale. Our online platform is complemented by a brick-and-mortar gallery in the heart of Cape Town, a space where art lovers...

D-Street Gallery

D-Street Gallery A beautiful space in the heart of Stellenbosch, housing a collection of fine art pieces. Be sure to attend one of the exhibition openings for an unforgettable venture into the visual art world. Tel: 0218832337 Cell: 0722194920

Cape Town Opera

Cape Town Opera A night at the opera can be glamorous and thrilling experience, and Cape Town Opera provides this in abundance. This exceptional company’s breathtaking repertoire includes traditional opera classics, opera standards innovatively adapted and re-worked to reflect South African history, culture and experience, and adventurous original works. Cape Town Opera performs at a...

Spilhaus Designer Homeware & Gifts

Spilhaus Designer Homeware & Gifts Unique, Innovative Pieces and close cooperation between the designers and skilled glass workers at Swedish company Kosta Boda have made it one of the leading glasshouses in the world. The fluidity and beauty of Kosta Boda art glass can be appreciated at Spilhaus, a name that has been synonymous with fine quality and service in the South African luxury retail domain for...

Robert Sherwood Interior Design

Robert Sherwood Interior Design The Bantry Bay home of Cape Town-based interior designer Robert Sherwood and curator Alberto Rodriguez defies instant categorisation; there is no label that might neatly define the style of these avid collectors of art and objects, whose private domain does exotic Seventies glamour, cool classicism, playful eccentricity and laid-back comfort. It’s in line with Robert’s...

Blank Space

Blank Space At Blank space in Cape Town’s Roeland Street owner Charlene Walton showcases her own graphic design and art, as well as collectables by home-grown creatives including Adriaan Louw, Paul Painting and Karen Vermeulen. Wrap it all up with letterpress gift cards, tags and hand-printed paper.

Deon Viljoen

Deon Viljoen When in Stellenbosch, stop in at furniture and art dealer Deon Viljoen’s new gallery in the De Wet Centre, which offers a wonderfully curated display of sculptures, ceramics, furniture and artworks. Look out for pieces by local and international designers. There’s also a selection of items from the Dutch East India Company and the China Trade, as well as Italian fashion...

Michou Osterwald & Sons

Michou Using a technique called Water gilding, artist michou osterwald, proprietor of cape town cabinetry company osterwald & sons, applies silver and gold leaf to simply carved, locally sourced objets made from raw woods such as jacaranda, kiaat and wild olive.

Lyndi Sales

Lyndi Sales Cape Town artist Lyndi Sales cultivates creativity as a careen, so it’s no wonder that it spills over from her Observatory studio into the interior spaces of her home, ‘As a child I invested much time in decorating my room / she reminisces. “My personal surrounds are my sanctuary.” And that is precisely what she has made of the Rosebank house she shares with her...

Treasure Trove

You’ll feel like you’ve struck gold once inside Bernie Diedericks’ new furniture store. The Treasury in Cape Town’s Woodstock. Clad in pretty wallpaper - an ideal backdrop for the predominantly wooden furniture and decor pieces on offer – it’s a mixture of one-of-a-kind, handmade tables, sideboards on casters, benches, antiques, David Bellamy’s sacking chairs and stools....

Obert Contemporary Gallery

Obert Contemporary Stroll down The High Street of Melrose Arch for a spot of window shopping and you’ll find yourself irresistibly drawn into Michael Obert’s gem of a gallery. Established in 2003, Obert Contemporary represents a select group of southern African contemporary artists including Philip Barlow, Dominic Benhura and Andrew Hollis. The gallery has launched the careers of a number...

Coricraft

Coricraft Time for a Revamp of your living room? There’s a stunning selection of new, luxurious blended couch fabrics to inspire you at Coricraft, including plush velvet, metallic-threaded linen, metallic leather and the bold, bright Aswan range. The great news is that all the fabrics are easy to maintain and clean - gentle to the touch and easy on the eye. They’re practical and...

Beta Than Paper

Beta Than Paper Productions - South African Audio Books Beta Than Paper is an audio book production company based in Centurion, South Africa. We are one of the first direct-to-download audio companies in the country. We produce audio books and act as distributor for existing South African audio book titles. Come browse our unique titles! Our crew of young, funky entrepreneurs, writers, voice artists, illustrators and musicians...

Barney's Paint Centre

Barney's Paint Centre Valuable Expertise and Advice tailored to your specific needs are the hallmarks of Barney’s Paint Centre in Emmarentia, Joburg, a store that, despite its obvious sophistication, still manages to retain a down-home atmosphere. Barney’s Paint Centre is your go-to destination for all things DIY. While it specialises in paint - making this the store to visit when you want to...

BOOK - 'Scatterlings- A Tapestry of Afri-Expat Tales'

BOOK - 'Scatterlings- A Tapestry of Afri-Expat Tales' - " I never in my wildest dreams thought that I’d be writing this book. Of course part of me wishes I never had to, while half of me is glad that I am..." A book in the making with a selection of Afri-Expats Tales added to my book - so as to create a rich, vibrant and colourful tapestry.... Eve Hemming - freelance writer and psychologist.... the book explores the...