CapeTownMagazine.com

The Cape Town Art Fair

Unwrapping Cape Town with you.
Also engage with our other channels
to find something you don't want to miss.
 
www.capetownmagazine.com/subscribe
CapeTownMag
CapeTownMagazine.com
capetownmag

The Cape Town Art Fair

This fair sets Africa firmly on the map as a strong influencer in the global contemporary art scene

Everyone knows that Cape Town is one of the world’s preeminent contemporary art hubs, and this event serves as further testimony to the abundant creative talent on the greater African continent. The Cape Town Art Fair will showcase a diverse selection of African art at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) from Friday, 17, until Sunday, 19 February 2017.

This year’s event will see a number of prestigious galleries serving up a myriad thought-provoking and beautiful artworks from some of our top artists. Attendees are not only invited to visit the participating galleries, but they can also pop into specially curated exhibits and take part in a series of talks on Africa’s art scene. The aim is to delve into the history, origins, cultural heritage, geographic beauty and global relevance of our art, with the intent of further entrenching Africa as an important creative influencer.

PROGRAMME FOR THE 2017 THE CAPE TOWN ART FAIR

Day

Talk

17 Feb
11:30am –12:30pm

Talk 1: Public-hearted, Public-minded: Building art collections for the future

12:30pm - 2pm

Talk 2: Investing in Art

4pm –
5pm

Talk 3: The pressures and pitfalls of collecting

18 Feb
11:30am –
12:30pm

Talk 4: "The Green Room" New approaches to curatorial practices in Africa and its Diasphora

12:30pm - 2pm

Talk 5: Curating contemporary African art

3pm –
4pm

Talk 6: True Stories

19 Feb
12pm –
1:30pm

Talk 7: Breaking barriers: (un)changing contemporary art space

4pm - 5pm

Tomorrow/Today Young Artist Award



TICKETS FOR THE 2017 THE CAPE TOWN ART FAIR AT CTICC

Tickets cost R126p/p for general entrance; R100p/p for pensioners, scholars and students and it’s R50 for children under 12. For more info, please email art@fieramilano.co.za.

Times for the Cape Town Art Fair:

Friday, 17 Feb 11am – 8pm

Saturday, 18 Feb 11am – 8pm

Sunday, 19 Feb 11am – 4pm

---

Interested in other exhibitions and events around Cape Town? Take a look at our overview of February events in Cape Town and surrounds so you don’t miss a single shindig.

---

Want your event to gain fame and a following? Our Events Support Programme includes diverse and affordable packages guaranteed to get results.

---

Use our events section for an up-to-date overview of happenings in Cape Town. Also, don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter and if you have a smart phone, add m.capetownmagazine.com to your home screen for quick access on the go!

Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, join our Google+ circle, connect with us on LinkedIn, check out our photos on Instagram and follow our Pinterest boards for updates on what’s happening in and around the Mother City!

Events In Kaapstad
Februari 2017
ZON MAA DIN WOE DON VRY ZAT
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28

Battlefield Live SA Laser Tag Children's Events Cape TownKids’ Party Special with Battlefield Live SA Laser Tag

Treat your little one to the ultimate military-style birthday bash and save R500

A touch of madnessElectroswing Party at A Touch of Madness

The crew of the Black Pearl have rolled into town, and they’re looking for a fellow privateers!

dj mandraksDiskotopia Block Party featuring Brazillian artist; Mandraks

Come and get lost in the musical euphoria.

Saturday Supper ClubScrumptious Cuisine with Saturday Supper Club

Come dine with amazing paired wine!

Drone Racing AfricaDrone Racing 1-Day Course

When technology, the future and sports come together, it is bound to be an absolute blast

parkhouseWinter Savings at The Parkhouse Hotel

Enjoy the best winter comforts at the fraction of the cost

InstaEats - 1InstaEats Perfect Pairing

The Village Idiot meets Sxollie Cider

Winter Vintage - 4Winter Solstice Vintage Market at The Palms Decor and Lifestyle Centre

It’s vintage market heaven! Update your fashionista threads and fill up on a hearty meal backed by melodic live music while you do it.

Marianne Wine - 2House of Winter Wines at 6 Spin Street

Winter is well underway, but House of Wine knows exactly how to warm you up!

Phoenix Fest of Fire 2017 - 1Vortex Phoenix Festival of Fire

Get ready for a fiery winter stomp-fest that will help dispel those chilly blues!

Historic Wine Flies Tours South AfricaWine Flies Wine Tours

Experience the Cape Winelands like a local

Christmas in Winter TulbaghTulbagh Christmas in Winter Festival

The most wonderful time of the year comes early in this Western Cape town

kiff kombi toursCraft Beer Safari with Kiff Kombi Tours

Get a 15% discount on a Kiff Kombi Craft Beer Safari Tour when booking for five people or more

Scootours FamilyJunior Passengers Ride FREE Every Saturday with Scootours® Cape Town

This family-friendly off-road adventure will see you (and the whole clan) freewheeling on a Monster Mountain® Scooter

The Backyard Grill Lounge RibsBBQ Ribs Special at The Backyard Grill Lounge

Savour succulent, sticky ribs for just R150 per kilogram on Wed, Sat and Sun

Kaapse Stories at The Rockwell Theatre“Kaapse Stories” at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre

Supper and Stage make for a delectable evening’s entertainment

Villains Ale House Logo 2DJ nights at Villain’s Ale House

Kick start your weekend with DJ nights every Thursday, Friday and Saturday

The Queen and PeasantThe Queen and Peasant Weekend Meet and Greets

Treat yourself to a tasting of fine wines, beers and spirits this weekend

Wild Fig Outdoor Restaurant Dining The Wild Fig Restaurant’s Alfresco Saturday Lunch

Enjoy long, lazy weekend lunches outdoors at this historic Cape Town eatery

The Wild FigSaturday Live Music at The Wild Fig

Unwind after a stressful week!

Plant Tempting Tuesday 7Live Music Saturdays at Plant

Mix a little music with your healthy meal

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

Orphanage-cocktail-emporium-bottles#TANZMUSIK DJ Nights at Orphanage Cocktail Emporium

Smooth sounds and even smoother drinks punctuate Saturday nights at this whimsical bar

Camissa Eco TourThe Eco-friendly Train Township Tour Saturday Special

Grow more than just your cultural quotient on this interactive excursion to the Langa community

WeerStage lopen in Zuid-AfrikaReistipsTuinrouteBlogs uit Zuid-Afrika

Iedereen die Kaapstad de mooiste stad ter wereld vindt: klik LIKE!