The Cosmopolitan, Maboneng

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De Cosmopolitan Hotel

Maboneng is without a doubt the epicentrum of upcoming trendy neighborhoods in Johannesburg. In the block around Main Street and Fox Street you will find street-side cafe’s, restaurants, trendy shops and a lively art scene. Internationally renowned artist William Kentridge has his atelier in this neighborhood.  The Cosmopolitan is a former hotel turned into an art-retail-culinary concept that wouldn’t look misplaced in Brooklyn, NY .

Kim Sacks Gallery

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Kim Sacks Gallery

Kim Sacks is a well known local ceramics artist and her gallery on Jan Smutsweg not only showcases her own work but also the work of fellow artists, collections of high quality African textiles, sculpture and pottery and many stylish commercial items sourced from all over Africa.  Kim Sacks Gallery

Turbine Art Fair

Every year in July, this art fair, situated in the iconic Turbine Hall in Newtown offers a taste of new talent and established artists from all over Africa. The Turbine Art Fair  attracts a diverse audience and you can explore arts and enjoy a drink, a snack and live music.