Current Exhibition

Congratulations you have been selected for our Water and Wetlands Exhibition opening on Friday 24 August

BETTIE NIEUWOUDT ART GROUP EXHIBITION, opening at Bright Street Gallery on Friday evening 15 February at 6.30pm.

Please join us for a glas of wine and beautiful art!

Participating artists –

Valmai Bond, Val Rixon, Suzanne Harley Davies, Sonja Bester, Sharon Tomes,

Ria van der Westhuizen, Pia Peterson, Pam Peters, Nico Taljaard,

Lynette Pentz, Lanette Carstens, Kersti Llewellyn-Beard, Karen van Heerden,

Jackie Henry, Grace Galland, Gideon Müller, Georgie Lombaard,

Connie Arends, Annemarie Beytell, Anne Nortje, Adriaan Norman,

Colleen Tychsen, Heather Laithwaite, Indra Kalidindi, Chrissy Radley,

Leonie Malan, Archie Rudman, Juanita Fourie, Loan Tanner, Mary Hough


Call for submissions – reminder!

Call to Artists

For selection you can bring your artwork between any time from 9am 0n 20 February until 12h00 on the 28 February.  Your work must be labelled clearly with your name, the title of the work, the medium and your telephone/cell number.  Selection will be completed by a panel of three people appointed by the gallery owner, Di White.  Artworks must be collected between 14h00 and 17h00 on the 28 February

There is no entry fee for selection

Hanging fees: R50,00 per work

Selected artists will be expected to supply a plate of food for the opening on FRIDAY 29 March 2019


  1. Entries on each of the themes may consist of work in any medium: oil, watercolour, pastel, acrylic, printmaking, drawing, photography, sculpture, ceramics or mixed media.  There is no restriction on the size of a work.  Artwork need not be framed for the selection, but it must be neatly presented.
  2. maximum of three (3) works may be submitted for selection.
  3. Entries must be your own original, handmade, unaided work.  You may not submit work done in classes led by an art teacher, regardless of whether the art teacher has given permission.
  4. No images that are taken from the internet, television, film or other public electronic media will be accepted.
  5. Reproductions of any other artist’s work will not be accepted.
  6. You must either own the copyright to any photographic images you work from, or provide written proof that you have the permission of the author of the source material to use it in your work.  Please be aware that plagiarism is a criminal offence, and that intellectual property is protected.  Bear in mind that copyright rules exist for your own protection.
  7. All entries to the exhibition must befor sale.  Bright Street Gallery will apply one-third commission to all sales (example: if you price your work at R1000,00 the gallery will add R500,00 which will be taken as commission on the sale).
  8. To facilitate hanging, screw eyes must be fixed 20% of the way from the top of the frame with cord attached and the back of the work must be neat.  Boxed canvasses must be no less than 3 cm deep and the sides must be painted.  Bright Street Gallery reserves the right to reject any items it considers unacceptably framed or presented.


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Our 2017 Exhibition Programme

Calling all artists! This is your heads up for our programme of exhibitions for the coming year.

Visual artists in all media are invited to submit artwork to our selections which are on specific themes as shown below. All artwork must be your own original work, painted within the last 3 years.

The gallery takes commission one-third on all sales (i.e. if you price your work at R2000,00 the gallery will add R1000,00 to the sale price and retain that R1000,00 of the sale price).

Further information on each exhibition will be available nearer to the selection date, but if you have any questions in the meantime please phone us on 021 851 2520 or email to

Revised Exhibition Programme to end 2017

Funds raised from our charity art auction


Bright Street Gallery was pleased to contribute a total of R14 431 to Helderberg Hospice from the sale of paintings and pledges at the Charity Art Auction last Friday. Many thanks to all who supported the event – especially the artists who donated their work and the management, staff and volunteers of the Hospice who worked so hard to help us make the event happen.