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The Cape Institute for Architecture was formed in 1899, and is the largest regional architecture body in South Africa, with the potential to influence development in the city of Cape Town and the wider region. Read More

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GAWIE FAGAN 1925 – 2020 | Retrospective Exhibition – CONTRIBUTORS



Ms. Lana Hudson


Matt Pretorius



SAOTA (Pty) Ltd



The Conservator Trust – Simon Van Der Stel Foundation







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