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ArtKaroo Art Gallery

107 Baron Van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
(0) 44 279 1093
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Ranked #3 of 5 Shopping in Oudtshoorn
Type: Art Galleries, Shopping
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Type: Art Galleries, Shopping
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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George, South Africa
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Art Karoo is one of my favourite art galleries in the area (Karoo and Garden Route). I love the bubbling water feature alongside the steps leading to the front door, and the peaceful quiet once inside. There is a diverse selection of very talented artists represented here, not least of Stephen le Roux Parsons (my new favourite, and I found... More 

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Steynsburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

"I see things like they've never been seen before. Art is an accurate statement of the time in which it is made. " - Robert Mapplethorpe ArtKaroo acts as the creative hub in Oudtshoorn - tying all artists together, and giving them a space where they can breathe, reflect and create. Owner, Janet Dixon, Jackie and they're wonderful team will... More 

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Prince Albert, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Having lived and worked abroad for most of my adult life, I do not easily [with reason] praise South African art establishments. Art Karoo deserves much praise. The gallery-cum-cafe that I loved in Europe, Barcelona particularly works extremely well. The standard of art excellent as is [this is where other art galleries in S Africa fail] the use of space,... More 

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

the fresh, new paint strokes combined with a feeling of care and attention to detail just adds to the beautiful art works on display. definitely a worthwile visit.....the new artist's room serving good coffee and the constant change in art displays neccesitates often revisiting this gallery! sela! (and looking forward to the klein karoo klassique exhibition)

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

What a pleasant surprise to see the revamped Gallery, a job well done. ArtKaroo has always been a home for artists, and especially for local artists from the Klein Karoo. I have seen some of the most beautiful, and provocative works of art there. Also, some of the best parties are to be had there, with the opening of exhibitions,... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

The Karoo is a special place. There are so many species of fauna and flora that are found almost nowhere else. The mountains have a brooding quality that seems to change the quality of the air here and give the residents a fantastic sense of pride in where they reside. It therefore makes total sense that the artwork found in... More 

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