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:

Nadja Daehnke — Equals & Averages

Mikhail Petrakov — Diphthongs

Vuyisani Mgijima — Kuyasa

Kim Gurney — Pulse 

 

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Four insightful solo shows by three different artists

View the full programme of exhibitions, openings, workshops and activities at the AVA

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Photo Focus 2017 Auction

The first of the very limited edition AVA Photo Focus 2017 portfolio will be auctioned by Strauss & Co on 16 October 2017.

 

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Become a member of South Africa's oldest not-for profit arts body and become part of our community

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Our Partners

The AVA is generously supported by our Partners