With work from the likes of Justine Mahoney, Adam Court, Brett Murray, Gregor Jenkin, John Vogel, Dokter And Misses, Laurie Wiid van Heerden, Porky Hefer, among others, awaiting at Lewin Street in Woodstock on 27 November 2014, it was an evening to be celebrated. Designers, fellow design appreciators and creators amalgamated for the official opening of Southern Guild’s new exhibition space.
Southern Guild, the premier gallery for collectible, limited-edition South African design has found a permanent home: an all-white gallery space at the heart of Woodstock’s design district. The space promises to show the most important design the country has to offer. It began on a pristine note with ‘Homecoming’, the inaugural exhibition, displaying the precision, talent and innovative creativity our local designers possess.
Founded by Julian and Trevyn McGowan, Southern Guild provides a platform showcasing the very best of South African design from the most respected designers and artists in the country. Exhibiting locally and at leading Design Fairs around the world, the collection strives to progress, stimulate and promote the industry.
Designers represented in ‘Homecoming’ include: Adam Court, Andile Dyalvane, Babacar Niang, Brett Murray, Bronze Age, Ceramic Matters, Conrad Hicks, David Krynauw, Dokter And Misses, Givan Lötz, Gregor Jenkin, Guy Du Toit, Hamed Ouattara, Joe Paine, John Vogel, Justin Plunkett, Justine Mahoney, Kerri Evans, Koop, Laurie Wiid Van Heerden, Micheal Macgarry, Nic Bladen, Paco Pakdoust, Philippe Bousquet, Porky Hefer, Rado Kirov, Sibusiso Mthembu, Tonic, Wayne Barker, Xandre Kriel.
‘Homecoming’ runs to 10 February 2015
Where Unit 1, 10-16 Lewin Street, Woodstock
Gallery Hours Tuesday to Friday 10 am–5 pm, Saturday 10 am–1 pm. Monday by appointment only
Contact +27 82 490 6747, www.southernguild.co.za