Web Directory of Arts and Culture Organisations in the Western Cape | Western Cape Government

Web Directory of Arts and Culture Organisations in the Western Cape

(Department of the Premier, Western Cape Government)
Summary

This listing of arts and culture organisations forms part of the Western Cape Public Sector Directory.

ORGANISATION WEBSITE PURPOSE

Association for Visual Arts

www.ava.co.za

In addition to hosting exhibitions, AVA organises, through its active elected committee, a variety of art activities including workshops, concerts and informative lectures. AVA's dedicated Artreach programme further emphasises the significant role that AV

Cape Town City Ballet

www.capetowncityballet.org.za

Delivering unique world-class dance entertainment through integrity, creativity and excellence

Cape Town Museums Online

www.media1.mweb.co.za/mosa/

Preservation of history

Cape Town Opera

www.capetownopera.co.za

To sustain opera in Cape Town and in the rest of South Africa as a powerful artistic force

Arts and Media Access Centre (AMAC)

www.amac.org.za

Dedicated to providing people-centered education and training in the visual and performing arts

District Six Museum

www.districtsix.co.za

To ensure that the history and the memory of forced removals in South Africa endures

Info on CT museums

www.cia.co.za/tourism/museums/museums.htm

This site is a portal. The purpose of the actual museums would be the preservation of history.

Iziko Museums

www.iziko.org.za

Iziko, comprising fifteen museums and sites, each with it's own history and character, reflects the cultural diversity of Cape Town

Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town

www.philchoir.co.za

Caters for both the serious and popular musical palates

Robben Island Museum

www.robben-island.org.za

National Museum and National Monument

SA Art www.saart.net This site showcases and sells South Africa art online.

South African Centre for Photography

www.photocentre.org.za

Promote a broader understanding of the medium of photography in all its forms, and to foster the development of its practice, teaching, scholarship and criticism through the establishment of sustainable ongoing programs

South African Jewish Museum

www.sajewishmuseum.co.za

Explores the social, intellectual and cultural contributions made by South Africa's Jewish community

South African Maritime Museum

www.iziko.org.za/maritime

A non-profit organisation dedicated to the preservation of South Africa's Maritime Heritage.

South African Museums Association

sama.museums.org.za

To improve and extend the museum service in southern Africa

The Cape Tercentenary Foundation

www.cape300foundation.org.za

To preserve, promote and encourage literature, the visual and performing arts, and the natural and cultural environment in the Western, Eastern and Northern Cape Provinces

The content on this page was last updated on 20 September 2017