Is this the new home of contemporary art?

CNN | Colin Hancock and Thomas Page:

(CNN)Cape Town is about to become home to one of the most influential art institutions in the world. The 100,000-square-foot Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa will be the biggest museum to open on the continent for more than a hundred years. Clocking in at about $38 million, it just might shift the contemporary art world as we know it. Designed by Heatherwick Studios, the impending museum sits on the V&A waterfront in the historic Grain Silo Complex. Designed as a space for Africa’s artists to tell their stories through a variety of media, Zeitz MOCAA looks to stem the flow of creatives forced to look to venues beyond the continent to showcase their work… Read more

 

2018-10-23T18:23:01+00:00