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- Cape Town Art Fair is the only international fair on the continent
The list of great artists due to land in Cape Town is staggering, reflecting on the significance of the moment. With the proliferation of art fairs in the world, the Investec Cape Town Art Fair is the only international fair on the continent. The Investec Cape Town Art Fair stands as a medium for creating a dialogue between the northern and southern hemisphere – it is fair to say that the 2020 edition of the Investec Cape Town Art Fair presents itself as a unique and special opportunity to experience an international platform for artists from all over the world.
The Investec Cape Town Art Fair 2020 will happen on what can be described as a veritable world stage, showcasing talent, dialogue and curated display. Expect to find the works of veteran Egyptian Fathi Hassan care of Lawrie Shabibi Gallery in Dubai; Shirin Neshat care of Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg; Ghanaian painter Gideon Appiah care of Afikaris Gallery of Paris; Onyis Martin care of Circle Art Gallery in Nairobi; Luc Ming Yan care of Apalazzo Gallery in Brescia; Brazilian Beto Shwafaty care of Prometeo Gallery in Milan; and local performer and sculptor Athi-Patra Ruga care of WHATIFTHEWORLD in Cape Town.