News: Southern Guild becomes first African gallery to exhibit at PAD London

By Matt Balmer
July 4, 2019

July 2019

Southern Guild will exhibit at PAD London this year from 30 Sept to 6 October.

London’s leading fair for 20th-century art, design and decorative arts returns – and this year will be the first time an African contemporary design gallery has showcased at the event.

Cape Town-based Southern Guild will display unique and limited-edition pieces by 15 artists and designers, showcasing the exquisite craftsmanship and rich narratives found in South African design.

Highlights include a sculptural seating pod made by Porky Hefer in the shape of a bull, which specially commissioned for the fair, as well as large-scale ceramics by Andile Dyalvane, which currently being produced as part of his artist-in-residence status at Leach Pottery in St. Ives, Cornwall