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Saturday, June 23, 2012

5 Art Galleries Worth Visiting in Durban


This week we are looking at some of the wonderful Art Galleries we have
in Durban.  So go on and explore this wonderful City and support some of the
Artists.

Here are 5 Art Galleries Worth Visiting.

1. KZNSA


The KZNSA is the home of Arts in Durban and it has been for a long time.
You will find this lovely Art Gallery in Bulwer Road.  It has quite a few rooms in
it to explore and alongside it a wonderful Coffee Shop where you will find
many people from the Arts Community.

Useful Links

Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/groups/38092244829/

This useful group posts the exhibition openings and be sure to pop by them.
Wonderful events.

http://www.facebook.com/pages/KZNSA-Gallery/197419566963851 - Useful page

Address: 166 Bulwer Road, Bulwer, Durban
Website:  www.nsagallery.co.za

2.  The Collective


This Art Gallery is a treasure.  Situated in Florida Road they are connected to
a bookshop so it is wonderful to stroll between the bookshop and the Gallery.
Full of unique pieces they also have many wonderful events at the Gallery.
Definitely worth a visit.  Now also offering Coffees and Snacks.
Look out for their Exhibitions they are very supportive of small Artists as well.

Useful Links

Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/thecollectivedbn
Twitter - @collectivedbn

Address - 48b Florida Road, Morningside, Durban
Tel - 031-303-4891
Website - www.thecollective-durban.com
Email: - info@thecollective-durban.com

3. Imbizo Art Gallery


Situated North of Durban in Ballito.  This gallery is part of the Lifestyle Centre.
They are known for their upmarket art pieces.  You will normally find once a month
they launch new artworks and invite artists for openings.  The openings are wonderful
events filled with music, good food and drinks and lively debate.  Worth a drive up North.


Website - www.imbizogallery.co.za
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/imbizo.ballito


4.  Artisan Art Gallery 


Another of the many Art Galleries in Florida Road.
This one has many unusual pieces.  Pop by and marvel at the unique pieces on show there.
They have some wonderful launches as well.  They have some wonderful ceramic pieces, wooden
pieces and cutlery.

Address - 344 Florida Road, Morningside
Telephone - 031-312-4364

Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Artisan-Morningside-Durban-KZN/191251084304605?sk=info


5. Artspace 


3 Millar Road, Stamford Hill, Durban

A wonderful Art Gallery set in a very interesting building.  Some wonderful artworks
and a lovely little nook where you can have coffee.  They also have some great workshops
from time to time and provide help for Artists when big Art Competitions come up.

Facebook -
http://www.facebook.com/artspace.durban.7

Website - www.artspace-durban.com
Email - artspace.durban.7@facebook.com 
Tel - 031-312-0793


So go on take a trip around Durban and explore these wonderful Art Galleries and stimulate
your artistic senses.

Article by @fredfelton


Do you know of any interesting Art Galleries in the Durban Area?










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