Cape Town, South Africa

Con­ti­nent’s largest gallery opens

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Africa’s big­gest con­tem­po­rary art gallery has opened in Cape Town. The gallery, called The

Zeitz Mu­seum of Con­tem­po­rary

Art Africa, has been de­signed by the UK’s Thomas Heather­wick, and fea­tures a gi­ant rub­ber fly­ing dragon by South African artist Ni­cholas HloboIt. The gallery cost £28 mil­lion to cre­ate, and has art­works spread across nine floors. African pass­port hold­ers will en­joy free en­try at cer­tain times.

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