Address: 91 Kloof Street, Gardens, Cape Town, South Africa
Telephone: + 27 21 424 6930
Mobile: + 27 82 679 3906
Founded: October 2008
Director: Monique Foord (né du Preez),
Trading Hours: Tue-Fri: 10am – 6pm; Sat: 10am – 2pm. Sun & Mon: Closed. Also open by appointment.
Salon Ninety One is a Cape Town based gallery, presenting works by emerging and established contemporary artists of all disciplines, passionate about developing a new brand of local talent. The gallery specializes in accessible contemporary South African Art, Design and illustration. Founded during 2008 by Monique du Preez, (Married name, Foord), curator and director to the space and its highly energized exhibition program. The gallery presents a selection of contemporary work ranging from painting, textile, print, drawing, and to a smaller degree photography and sculpture, with a special emphasis on collaborative projects and bridging the traditional divide between disciplines. Salon91 offers international and local collectors, as well as first-time buyers unique investment opportunities into the emerging South African art market.
Visitors to the gallery’s booth, number GH13 at The RMB Turbine Art Fair 2018, can enjoy works by their regular Salon Ninety One TAF favourites such as Amber Moir, Andrew Sutherland, Black Koki, Bruce Mackay, Cathy Layzell, Kirsten Beets, Kirsten Sims, Mareli Esterhuizen, Paul Senyol, Heidi Fourie, and Zarah Cassim, to mention only a few, as well as exciting newcomers to the fair, including Chloe Townsend, Berry Meyer, Katrine Claassens, Lili Probart, Matthew Prins, NEBNIKRO, Renée Rossouw, Sarah Pratt, Tara Deacon & more. Expect to see collage, painting, photography, ceramics, monotypes, reverse glass works, and drawings, executed in a rich winter’s palette, articulated with cool midnight hues, and bursts of warm jewel colours. The space will feature large and medium sized works by the various exhibiting artists, as well as two group projects, including a collection of diminutive works. Look out for Jenna Barbe’s sculptural installation located in one of the Turbines at the fair, proudly presented by Salon Ninety One.
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