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SculptX 2019

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Featuring the work of over 40 established and emerging South African sculptors, The Melrose Gallery and Melrose Arch will host their third annual SculptX Fair –an exciting platform dedicated to the promotion of talented sculptors and a celebration of sculpture as an art practice.

What Is It?

The Melrose Gallery present their third annual SculptX Fair between August and September 2019. SculptX 2019 is  the largest annual sculpture fair in South Africa. Bringing together over 90 established and emerging sculptors. More than 200 artworks will be displayed across the Melrose Arch Precinct. Venues include The Melrose Gallery, the 8 000 sqm Daytona showroom, Stanlib, the African Pride Hotel, Letsema Holdings, One On Whiteley, the Galleria and other public spaces.

Participating artists include the likes of Noria Mabasa, Willie Bester, Pitika Ntuli, Vusi Khumalo, Wilma Cruise, Gordon Froud, Adejoke Tugbiyele and Strijdom van der Merwe. Up-and-coming young, female artists have also been given centre stage at this year's SculptX Fair.

“This fair is quite an assault on the senses, but in an extremely stimulating and positive way. To see so many sculptures in one area representing so many different media and styles is very rare and has proven extremely popular, consistently attracting a large crowd of artists, art collectors, art enthusiasts and media alike”, Craig Mark The Melrose Gallery director says.

So, don't miss this exhilarating and eclectic sculpture fair. It truly is a one-of-a-kind art experience. Plus, entrance is free! We'll see you there.

ScupltX 2019

When Is It?

Opening night is on Thursday, 29 August 2019 at 18:30 - 22:30.

SculptX 2019 will be exhibited from Friday, 30 August 2019 - Sunday, 29 September 2019. 

The Melrose Gallery is open weekdays from 09:00 to 18:00, and weekends at 10:00 to 17:00.

Where Is It?

The Melrose Gallery, 10 High St, Melrose, Johannesburg.

How Much Is It?

Entrance is free.

For More Information

For more information, visit their website or follow their social media pages:

Facebook - facebook.com/themelrosegallery

Instagram - instagram.com/themelrose_gallerysa

Contact them on (083) 777-6644 or via email at [email protected]

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