Thursday, 8 December 2011

Events: Obs Arts Festival

Brief Background on the Festival:
The 2011 Obs Arts Festival is organised by Non Profit Company Observatory Village of Arts, trading as Obs Arts:
Observatory Village of Arts NPC Registration Number: 2010/022287/08 NPO Number: 092012

It is their vision to have a society where the community of the Western Cape supports the arts.

Observatory Village of Arts NPC (NPO) is working towards facilitating a process that brings the arts to the people by hosting innovative festivals to support the talents of local artists.
The organisation is overseen by a board of directors, currently they are:
  • Andile Siyo, an artist, performer and educator.
  • Andrew Fife, Chairman of the Board, also owner of A Touch of Madness and Chair of Observatory Business Forum (OBF).
  • Brian Amery, the organisation's Financial Manager and COO of the Observatory Improvement District (Obsid).
  • Catherine Moss, active OBF member and Owner manager of art supply store Art Source.
  • Edwin Angless, a documentary film maker and community activist, also a member of Obsid.
  • Justin Ashley, director of Bridge People and Technology and Obsid's Chairman.
  • Marc Turok, an architect and member of the Observatory Civic Association (OCA)
  • Tauriq Jenkins, an actor and playwright.
  • Trevor Hughes, owner of The Wild Fig Restaurant and Chairman of the OCA.
Obs Arts is proud to be hosting the 2011 Obs Arts Festival.

Obs fest_Programme

See you there

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