Looking for a gift that includes an amazing night out and gives back to the community? Look no further! Tickets are now on sale for Night of 1000 Drawings 2019. This is an opportunity to support Johannesburg’s biggest inner-city art exhibition and help raise funds for child education. For only R100 a ticket, what are you waiting for?
Night of 1000 Drawings 2019 will be held at Victoria Yards on Saturday, 30 March 2019. Gates open at 16:00 allowing time for guests to view the artwork and explore the amazing inner-city eco-system of Victoria Yards. There is limited off-street parking as well as street parking available, however, taking an Uber / Taxify is recommended.
Ticket prices are R100 each and available for purchase online from www.webtickets.co.za. To make a gift of a ticket simply purchase the ticket online, print it out and give it the person you have bought it for.
All artwork will be on sale for R150 a piece. Guests could snap up something by a well-known artist or a masterpiece done by the next rising star. There’ll also be a wide variety of refreshments and great entertainment on offer.
All proceeds from the event are donated to worthy charities. The three charities selected to benefit from 2019 are Dlala Nje; Everybody Love Everybody (ELE) and the original Night of 1000 Drawings beneficiary, the one who inspired the creation of 1000 Drawings in 2006, Paballo Ya Batho.
There’s also time to create and donate art for 1000 Drawings, the deadline for submissions is the end of February 2019. All art is welcome in A5 format – be it a sketch, photograph, painting, sculpture, stitching, etching, mosaic or embroidery. For information on how to host a doodle session or to find the nearest drop off box visit: http://johannesburg.1000drawings.org. For those not in Johannesburg art can be sent to: 1000 Drawings, P O Box 274, Parklands, Johannesburg, 2121, South Africa.