July is often referred to as Mandela Month in South Africa, in honour of the late Nelson Mandela’s birthday, which fell on the 18th July. To celebrate, One&Only Cape Town launched ‘The Nelson Mandela Unity Exhibition’ which is available from July until the end of September for guests and visitors alike.
One&Only Cape Town, an exclusive resort situated in the vibrant V&A Waterfront, prides itself on offering guests and visitors the opportunity to experience the best that Cape Town and South Africa has to offer. Proudly South African, the resort pays attention to ensuring localised experiences, and a celebration of the country’s diverse cultures and heritage.
The resort’s gallery has become a second home to The Melrose Gallery who have expanded their successful gallery space in Melrose Arch Johannesburg, allowing Cape Town and its visitors to benefit from their exhibits and programmes.
July in South Africa is often referred to as ‘Mandela Month’, as his birthday fell on 18th July. In honour of this, the gallery has launched a new exhibition aptly titled, ‘‘The Nelson Mandela Unity Exhibition’. Opening on the 4th July 2019, the exhibition features artworks created by Nelson Mandela and acclaimed artists who have collaborated with him. Many of these works will be unveiled to the public for the first time. The exhibition will be open until the end of September 2019.
The One&Only Cape Town has a long history of supporting the arts, and has acquired and continues to grow its extensive art collection. This association with The Melrose Gallery continues to advance their goal to provide an authentic, exclusive and memorable experience for visitors and guests.