Tag: paintings

Muizenberg Open Studios 2019

Muizenberg Open Studios 2019

Muizenberg Open Studios took place on the 12 and 13th October, 2019. It’s a chance to explore creative spaces and engage with artists in their own homes and studios. On Saturday, the weather was perfect to wander the streets of Muizenberg to the sounds of…

Good Art Company, Texas

Good Art Company, Texas

The Good Art Company can be found in Fredericksburg, in the Hill Country, Texas. This particular gallery housed an eclectic mix of paintings, from super realism to abstract, all of which I liked. Most of the paintings were large, bold and brilliant! 🙂 Names of…

Texas Treasures: Fine Art Gallery

Texas Treasures: Fine Art Gallery

Texas Treasures Fine Art Gallery & Sculpture Garden is found in Boerne, a small ‘German’ town, in the middle of Texas. This gallery, in the main street, is owner-run by Johny Rosa. What makes his gallery extra-special is the eclectic range of creative pieces he…

McNay Museum: CANDE AGUILAR

McNay Museum: CANDE AGUILAR

Cande Aguilar (b. 1972) is a Mexican-American artist & musician from Texas, USA. He has a current installation at the McNay Art Museum in San Antonio: April 2019. His work immediately drew my attention. It’s big, bright and bold – full of confidence. He commonly…

Marion McNay Art Museum, USA

Marion McNay Art Museum, USA

Opened in 1954, the Marion McNay Art Museum is situated in downtown San Antonio, Texas, USA. I had the privilege of spending a number of hours getting lost in all the modern works that were beautifully displayed in this museum – for me, one of…

Art In The Park: April 2019

Art In The Park: April 2019

It was a glorious, windless summer’s day in Cape Town on Saturday 6 April 2019 – perfect for another Art In The Park (AITP) exhibition and an opportunity for In The Zone to market art classes, art parties and small team builds. Our stall looked…

Art Portfolio Exhibition: March 2019

Art Portfolio Exhibition: March 2019

The Art Portfolio Exhibition took place at Cape Town’s Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens from 23 March – 17 April, 2019. A wide range of high quality paintings was on display and there was something for everyone’s taste. There were large and small ones, traditional and more…

The Studio – Simon’s Town

The Studio – Simon’s Town

Situated in the new Harbour Centre, Simon’s Town, you will find a treasure-filled art gallery called The Studio Art Gallery filled with eclectic pieces, both painting and sculpture. There’s a large variety of both – encompassing small and large pieces ranging from super realism to…

Investec CT Art Fair 2019: Painting

Investec CT Art Fair 2019: Painting

Oh my word, there were so many paintings, and amazing paintings at that, at the Investec Cape Town Art Fair! Every type of painting you could possibly imagine was on display: from monotone washes, to thick, colourful, tactile impasto paintings, from super realism to far-out…

INVESTEC CT ART FAIR 2019: MARK MAKING

INVESTEC CT ART FAIR 2019: MARK MAKING

Mark making is the unique, expressive mark an artist makes, or uses to create their own distinct piece of work. Some artist’s mark making is so intrinsically them, that you can spot their work from a mile away. Mark making can add to the visual…