If you are a serious collector looking to purchase investment pieces, someone who likes hanging beautiful works in their home, or if you are looking for something to do on a rainy day in Knysna, visiting the local galleries, working studios and exhibition spaces will leave you feeling inspired too.
The natural beauty of South Africa’s Garden Route is pristine, relaxing and inspiring. Local artists throughout the greater Knysna area have long since harnessed this inspiration to give life to their creations, using various media to express a multitude of styles. Discover these on show in Knysna art and exhibitions spaces.
Gallop Hill Gallery, The Island Village at The Mosaic Outdoor Market, 0443431512.
Rita Knoetze / Scarab Art Gallery at Scarab Village, 0443432455.
Hot Art working ceramic fireplace studio, Yellowwood Road, Ruigtevlei, 0443431123.
Mlink Glass Studio at Scarab Village, 0443432455.
The Sedgefield Art Society often hosts exhibitions of their members’ works.
Knysna Fine Art, Thesen House, 0443825107.
Jandreart Studio, Thesen Harbour Town, 0786105104.
Peggy’s African Art and Tours, 0833949026.
The Old Gaol and Art Gallery, cnr of Main Road and Queen Street, 0443026320.
Art on Queen, cnr of Green and Queen Streets, 0826574122.
More at the Gallery, 12 Kingsway, Leisure Isle.
ART at Oaks on Main, 28 Main Road, 0629126742.
Artwell Musungate Gallery, the Metelerkamps building, Waterfront Drive, 0617542707.
Other Exhibition Spaces
The Lofts Boutique Hotel, Thesen Harbour Town, 0443025710.
The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa, Thesen Islands, 0443025746.
Papillon at the Heritage, 27 Grey Street, 0662164009.
Oak Leaf Knysna, 168 Duthie Drive, 0820613166.