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Art In The Park

April 27 @ 8:00 am - May 1 @ 9:00 pm

Name of the event: 59th Art in the Park
Date: 27 April – 01 May 2023
Times: Open at 08h00 – Closes at 21h00 (01 May only closes at 16h00)
Venue The National Botanical Garden, PMB

Founded in 1962 the Art in the Park is the Premier Outdoor Art Exhibition and one of a few platforms where art exhibitors interact and sell their works directly to the public.

Annually hosted at KZN Botanical Gardens in Pietermaritzburg, the public is exposed to a rich tapestry of mediums, ranging from all painting mediums to photography, glassworks, paintings in sand and now selected craft pieces.

A school art competition called ‘through the eye of a child’ where school kids’ creativity is tested through drawing representations of a chosen topic has become a standard feature of Art in the Park. High end crafters also provide a variety of pieces to choose from.

Art has been identified as a tool to overcome barriers amongst a diverse range of people. It has the ability to inspire and relate across all ethnic groups and cultures. Therefore this event has been identified as a medium to advance social cohesion.

For more inforamtion contact:
Mpume Ngubane
Events Coordinator
p: 033 3451348/9
f: 033 3943535
a: 177 Chief Albert Luthuli Street, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
w: www.pmbtourism.co.za
e: events@pmbtourism.co.za


April 27 @ 8:00 am
May 1 @ 9:00 pm
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