Welcome to the home of
Cape Town’s original arts body,
The Association for Visual Arts
The Association for Visual Arts prides itself on consistently playing a prominent role in facilitating cultural interaction. We have been providing a platform for artists and art lovers for decades. Our programme of exhibitions, talks, conferences and events continues to champion some of the most insightful emerging and established voices in contemporary African art.
Currently on Show until 5 April 2018:
Ubulungiswa/Justice Collaboration (Main Gallery)
Deborah Lazarus - The Layered Garden (Long Gallery)
Danny Shorkend - The Enigma of Aleph-Beit, Alpha-Bet (Mezzanine Gallery)
Upcoming: 12 April 2018
Greatest Hits - An exhibition of select works from Michaelis, Ruth Prowse and Stellenbosch Art School's 2017 graduates
View the full programme of exhibitions, openings, workshops and activities at The AVA
An important mandate for nurturing the arts, creativity and talent by the Association for Visual Arts is rooted in its ArtReach programme.
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