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Only 40 minutes from Pretoria and an hour from Johannesburg, the Park is a destination of creativity attracting tourists and art buyers.Website ART AFRICA 62 Tyrone Ave, Parkview, Johannesburg Art Africa will dazzle you with its collection of arts, crafts and artefacts from around Africa.The print cabinets house an impressive collection of contemporary prints, and curator and owner Alet Vorster is welcoming and knowledgeable.Catalogues and books on local art are sold through the gallery.The country’s flagship institution is the South African National Gallery, found in the scenic Company Gardens on Government Avenue in central Cape Town.The gallery falls under the umbrella of Iziko Museums, an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture.The shop is split into a front section that carries funky, contemporary and often recycled items from self-help groups in Gauteng, Kwa Zulu-Natal and Limpopo.The back section has an amazing selection of wooden games, head rests, wooden statues and sculptures, wooden and grass bowls and bright African fabrics.
Visit the Iziko Museums website for more information.
It is also responsible for Cape Town’s Michaelis, William Fehr and Natale Labia collections.
The National Gallery’s permanent collection spans the colonial to the contemporary, with its first works acquired in 1871.
ART AFRIQUE Shop no U45, Legacy Mall, corner Maude & 5th Streets, Sandton, Johannesburg Specialising in African and South African art, Art Afrique showcases fine African art, including well known pieces featured in private and corporate collections from around the world.
Website ART ON PAPER 44 Stanley Avenue, Braamfontein Werf, Johannesburg This small and reasonably priced gallery exhibits art from southern Africa with a special focus on works on paper, including all graphic and printmaking techniques as well as drawing.