The Business of Art
A series of guided walkabouts (Premier Weekend Pass Holders only) by art aficionados, providing insight into art and investment in art. All depart from the Royal Gallery.
FRIDAY 10 AUGUST
09h30-11h30 Tamzin Lovell-Miller
Visit Studios: Emma Willemse, Jenny Parsons, Antoinette von Saurma, Claudia Gurwitz and Tamlin Blake
12h00-14h00 Pieter Swart
Visit Studios: Leila Fanner, Raymond Oberholzer, Ivan Kirstein, Louisa Gerryts, Gordon Williams, Solly Smook
14h15-16h15 Theo Kleynhans
Visit Studios: Andre van Vuuren, Tanya Majo, Riaan van Zyl, Greta McMahon, Wiehan de Jager
A series of informative talks (Open to all Pass Holders) by art aficionados, providing insight into art and investment in art. Talks held at The Gallery.
FRIDAY 10 August 16h30-17h30
How to start an art collection that can grow in value
SATURDAY 11 August 09h00-10h00
Business and Arts South Africa
SATURDAY 11 August
12h00-13h00 Theo Kleynhans
30 Hot Contemporary Artists in South Africa
Patron of Solo Studios 2018, Michelle is a radio personality and CEO of Business and Arts South Africa, a private-public partnership between the corporate sector and Government’s Department of Arts and Culture.
Read Michelle's BIO here
Theo is Western Cape Chairman for South African National Association for Visual Arts, art critic for Die Burger, playwright, sculpture, ceramicist and author. He curated the studio entries for Solo Studios 2018 and has recently been appointed arts curator for the University of Stellenbosch's Woordfees.
Tamzin is Managing Partner at Talking Sense, a consulting company focusing on the creative economy. She had owned galleries in SA and UK and is founder of ArtFundi, art management software.
Pieter Swart is Director: Special Projects at Stellenbosch University. As a collector, he has a passion for art. He serves on the Boards of GFI Art Gallery in Port Elizabeth and the Stellenbosch Art Museum.