Things To Do in FranschhoekArtefunto Art Gallery Franschhoek
Where? Franschhoek, Cape Winelands, Western Cape
When? Please enquire.
How? Call +27 (0)21 876-2706
How much? Free to browse
A mere hour's drive from the centre of Cape Town lies the picturesque town of Franschhoek, founded in 1688 by French Huguenots and formally known as Olifants Hoek. With annual events such as Bastille, Uncorked, Literature, Champagne and Cheese Festivals to name but a few, Franschhoek has always got something going, even on an ordinary day.
Pop in to Artefunto Contemporary Art Gallery. The gallery offers beautiful wooden plates ranging from 67cm - 1.25 meters in diameter,with 14 layers of Lacquer and each plate or tile is handpainted. Werner Brand is the Creative mind behind this very beautiful art form which is truly a sight to behold.