>> DOWNLOAD Programme Knysna Arts Festival 2018

The Knysna Arts Festival 2018 welcomes you to our annual festival where we have 50 visual artists displaying ther works, demonstrating their talents, workshops and talks on various fascinating subjects. Our Art Route will guide you along many of Knysna’s fine art galleries.

We also have four wonderful shows at the Premier Hotel on George Rex Drive.

We would like to express our sincere appreciation to our sponsors who made it possible for us to stage this important cultural event in our beautiful town.

Art Demonstrations


9h00 – 17h00 – Premier Hotel
Over 50 local and national fine artists will have their works on display daily at the Premier Hotel. These can also be viewed in the evenings when shows are on. These displays can be viewed in the auditorium, at the two Breakaway Rooms adjacent and in the third Breakaway room just at the side of the hotel entrance.

9h00 – 17h00 – 20 Locations in Knysna
Art will also be on display from 9h00 to 17h00 hrs at the venues shown on the map depicting our special Art Route through Knysna.

Performing Arts

Bookings for shows 044 382 5510 or at 40 Main Street, Knysna Tourist Office

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Fringe Talks