Solo Studios Intimate Art Encounters

26 to 28 August 2022

solo studiosSolo Studio’s Intimate Art Encounters is back after one and a half years with one of the most anticipated cultural events in Riebeek Kasteel, featuring 18 artist studios, 10 group exhibitions, and a host of activities.

Held over the weekend of 26 to 28 August, the event sees local artists open their homes and studios to offer visitors an insight into their processes and inspiration. Participating artists include Sharon Bischoff, Tamlin Blake, Solly Smook, Gordon Williams, Louisa Gerryts, Greta McMahon, Ade Kipades, Andries Dirks, André François van Vuuren, Emma Willemse, Tanya Majo, Riaan van Zyl and Wiehan de Jager. New solo participants include Kevan Moses, Donker Jonker, Lizette Visser, Jacky Lloyd and Louis Nel.

For the first time, this year artists have collaborated with other artists, including Wilma Cruise, Robyn Pretorius, Mariette Maarschalk and Shui-Lyn White, photographers Rudolph Willemse and Amy Moses, ceramicist Clayton Sutherland, and curators Elizabeth Miller-Vermeulen and Luan Nel.

In addition to the four permanent public art galleries (RK Contemporary, QStudio, Pictorex Photographic Gallery and Gallery 7 on Plein), six other exhibition spaces are opened. These include The Riebeek Valley Museum, Ruby Rose Country House, Marras, The Royal Gallery, The Hub and Die Kunshuis.

The event also includes the world premiere of the feature film Sculpting This Earth, book launches by Jacques Pauw and Obie Oberholzer, urban artist Falko One, The Art of Wine, Night of the Long Tables, and more.

Venue: Riebeek Kasteel
Cost: Day Pass R150 | Premier Weekend Pass R395
Time: Various

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Tel: 074 209 6838
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