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 10 May 2018:
Greatest Hits - An exhibition of select works from Michaelis School of Fine Art, Ruth Prowse School of Art and Stellenbosch University's 2017 graduates
Opening 17 May 2018:
PPC Imaginarium 2018 (Main and Long Galleries)
Adele van Heerden - In Memoriam (Mezzanine Gallery)
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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