Saturday December 7, 2019

Art of Africa

The Western Cape is a natural destination for the art-loving wine buff

21st April, 2019
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The Dying Slave, a 3D outdoor sculpture, designed by South African artist Marco Cianfanelli and created by mosaic artists from Spier Architectural Art

The woman in the polka-dot zozosuit takes a sip of her Frans K Smit red, savours it and a wide smile spreads over her face. No doubt she’s clocked the sweet, subtle sensation of blackcurrant, dark fruits and the teeniest trace of cigar box on the palette, but is she aware of the bizarre methods the winery employs to ensure a fine vintage?

Much more of that in a minute. This is Spier...

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