South African Arts & Crafts
South African Arts & Crafts

South Africans make an impressive range of arts and crafts from standard materials such as beads, grass, leather, fabric wood and clay, as well as telephone wire, plastic bags, petrol cans and bottle tops – even food tin labels.

Nirox Sculpture Park, Cradle of Humankind
Nirox Sculpture Park, Cradle of Humankind

Not far from the busy city is an oasis of nature where one can enjoy art in a natural setting.

Arts on Main, Johannesburg
Arts on Main, Johannesburg

Johannesburg's Arts on Main combines studio, commercial, residential and retail spaces in a renovated warehouse, creating a creative hub in the heart of the city.

Design Indaba 10x10 project Design in South Africa
Design in South Africa

Design in South Africa is a unique expression of who we are as a nation. Our immense diversity is our biggest creative asset.

The Cape Town City Hall Cape Town: World Design Capital 2014
Cape Town: World Design Capital 2014

Cape Town is South Africa's oldest city, where many original architectural designs remain in living testament to its colonial history.

Circa on Jellicoe is a stand-alone extension of the Everard Read Gallery. Everard Read Gallery, Johannesburg
Everard Read Gallery, Johannesburg

For painters and sculptors, an exhibition at the Everard Read Gallery means you've made it in South Africa. 

Arts & Craft Routes
Arts & Craft Routes

Drawing from the strength of diversity, South Africa has developed a series of world-class culture, arts and craft routes in all corners of the country.

Design in Cape Town
Design in Cape Town

Design in Cape Town has certainly come of age, and the Mother City has been acknowledged by receiving the title of World Design Capital for 2014.

Rosebank African Craft Market, Johannesburg
Rosebank African Craft Market, Johannesburg

Browse the many stalls at Rosebank African Craft Market and walk away with great bargains and happy memories.

Rheenendal Ramble
Rheenendal Ramble

The road that takes you on the Rheenendal Ramble, close to Knysna, is 24km long, but you can spend days experiencing what this area has to offer.

David Tlale at Design Indaba 2014 David Tlale
David Tlale

Described as daring and dramatic, fashion designer David Tlale is renowned for his unorthodox approach, the result of which are beautifully unpredictable designs.

The vibrant Little Theatre at Port Elizabeth's Athenæum The Athenæum, Port Elizabeth
The Athenæum, Port Elizabeth

The Athenæum, a work and exhibition space in Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, is a modern, multi-use cultural complex that accommodates performances, exhibitions, events, conferences, meetings, launches, shows and workshops.

Redberry Farm Stall on the Garden Route Fabulous farm stalls
Fabulous farm stalls

Stopping off at a farm stall to buy local produce is part of any decent road trip through South Africa. And the good news is, there are a whole lot of them to choose from ...

South African sculptor Jackson Hlongwane's <em>Altarpiece</em> Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg
Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg

Be amazed and fascinated by the superb collection of African art at the award-winning Wits Art Museum in the dynamic heart of downtown Johannesburg.

AmaZink township theatre AmaZink township theatre, Kayamandi, Stellenbosch
AmaZink township theatre, Kayamandi, Stellenbosch

In the summer (October to March) months, visitors to Stellenbosch can enjoy AmaZink, a township theatre experience featuring song, dance and township fare.

Visit open-air art attractions around the city of Johannesburg Art walks in Johannesburg
Art walks in Johannesburg

Johannesburg is a beautiful city to walk through. Amid the hustle and bustle of the inner city, take a walk and discover its public art installations, galleries and art studios.

Walter Oltmann’s artwork represents a large fishing net growing over the rocks next to the Beacon Isle Resort on Robberg Beach, Plettenberg Bay. Land art in South Africa
Land art in South Africa

With beaches, forests, mountains and deserts acting as medium and material, site-specific land artists in South Africa create pieces of art in nature.