Art Galleries & Hermanus First Friday Art Walk

Dotted about within walking distance of each other are many galleries. In some of them you can meet the artist at work and in others the owner will be available to talk to you about the exhibiting artists.

The route, affords visitors the opportunity not only to amble through town, but also see some of the art that has made Hermanus an art destination of note.

Hermanus First Friday Art Walk is part of a worldwide initiative to make art and art galleries more accessible to the public. On the First Friday of every month (except the 3 winter months June, July and August) more than 20 diverse galleries opens to the public. This is one way of celebrating the status of Hermanus as one of the top destinations for art in South Africa – an easy Art Walk through Hermanus Old Town. With several artist studios and attentive gallery owners, this walk offers you the opportunity to engage with the locals and explore the town on foot, discovering hidden gems along the way. Maps available at all galleries.

    Rossouw Modern SPACE

    Art Galleries, Arts & Crafts, Things to do

    In the centre of Hermanus Old Town, SPACE offers regular art exhibitions in a spacious setting in the Art Alley in Harbour Road. Established in 2015 it focuses on promoting emerging Southern African artists. Tel: 028 313 2222 Email: art@rossouwmodern.com…

      Art Thirst

      Art Galleries, Arts & Crafts, Things to do

      Art Thirst Contemporary Gallery is owned by artist Leon Muller, whose work is exhibited in the gallery with a number of other local artists. Tel: 028 313 0376 Cell: 072 682 6590 Email: leonmullerart@gmail.com Website: www.artthirst.com

        Originals Art Gallery

        Art Galleries, Arts & Crafts, Things to do

        Terry Kobus is renowned for his exquisite Nguni Cattle paintings. The scenic beauty of the Western Cape has also offered inspiration, evident in Terry's paintings. Tel: 083 259 8869 Cell: 083 259 8869 Email: originals@hermanus.co.za Website: www.spinman.co.za

          Gallery 19

          Art Galleries, Arts & Crafts, Things to do

          In the picturesque town of Hermanus, is the intimate and elegant art gallery of JENNY JACKSON. Tel: 27 722701883 Cell: 27 722701883 Email: theinstinctualartist@gmail.com Website: http://www.jennyjackson.co.za/

            The Art Gallery Hermanus

            Art Galleries, Arts & Crafts, Things to do

            The Art Gallery Hermanus is a showcase of the work of five local artists. This artist-run initiative offers contemporary artwork priced to meet the market, with communications direct with the artists. Christine: christinehendersonart@gmail.com Erna: erna@hornbillhouse.co.za Jeandré: marinier.jeandre@gmail.com Louise: louise@louisehennigs.co.za Tracy:…

              Forty x 40 Gallery

              Art Galleries, Arts & Crafts, Things to do

              Situated in Warrington Lane (the ‘Art Alley’ on Harbour Road), Forty x 40 is a small gallery exhibiting the work of several Hermanus based artists as well as the home studio of painter Edward Bredenkamp. Tel: 028 313 2741 Cell:…

                Rossouw Modern

                Art Galleries, Arts & Crafts, Things to do

                Our aim is to grow, guide and elevate selected young artists and facilitate their exposure on national and international platforms. Tel: 028 313 2222 Cell: 083 2288651 Email: info@rossouwmodern.com Website: www.rossouwmodern.com

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