At the recent launch of Hermanus artist Jaco Sieberhagen’s sculpture exhibition at Tokara in Stellenbosch Dr Daniel Louw shared his thoughts on art as inspired by Picasso. Here are a few notes that I took to heart. Art unmask the artist. It is not what the artist does that counts, it is who he is… Read More Picasso on Art
The 2018 Cape Wine Auction American Express Barrel Auction was held at Tokara last night. Tokara is situated in the Helshoogte Pass overlooking Stellenbosch. The venue at the DeliCATessen was a luxury space with views onto their well manicured vineyards.
Tim James, wine journalist and author of Wines of the New South Africa: Tradition and Revolution, recently introduced his list of fine red blends to an audience of Hermanus FynArts attendees. The tasting got going with observations about the many white and red blends available in South Africa and the great skills local winemakers apply to excel at producing good… Read More Defending Blends