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Elegant and bespoke

A lovely art gallery with quality articles and artwork in a beautiful setting. The owner is a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Liana J
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Exploring Montagu

Visited the gallery - a lovely space with some tasteful well priced art. Met Carolyn and Hennie... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
Graeme A
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Ibis is a small and informal gallery owned by Carolyn Metcalfe and Hennie Kok, used as exhibition space for our own work and other artists where we can sell at reasonable prices and engage directly with the public. We both take enormous pleasure in...more
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16 Bath Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely art gallery with quality articles and artwork in a beautiful setting. The owner is a renowned ceramics artist and is often at the gallery for insightful chats.

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the gallery - a lovely space with some tasteful well priced art. Met Carolyn and Hennie - both extremely talented. Ended up buying 4 paintings (1 by Carolyn and 3 by Jaco Coetzee) and some wooden bowls. Hennies furniture is so lovely I wish...More

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Karoo85, Owner at IBIS Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Very kind words, thank you. It was a great pleasure meeting you!

Reviewed 2 February 2018

Small gallery run by a charming potter,Carolyn Metcalfe. She also paints and sculpts. She is an accomplished artist and a fascinating person. We spent a couple of hours with her talking art; life and bird-life. We collected our three purchases wrapped and ready for the...More

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Karoo85, Owner at IBIS Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Thank you for your generous and kind review, so pleased you enjoyed Ibis! Kind regards, Hennie

Reviewed 8 September 2017

My visit to the IBIS Gallery was a delight. Carolyn, the proprietor, took her time to explain her unique pottery, the paintings she has on display, the carpets of her sister, and to introduce me to her resident egret (an injured bird from across the...More

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Karoo85, Owner at IBIS Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 22 June 2017

A tastefully displayed selection of the owner's art and sculptures, together with many local talents

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Karoo85, Owner at IBIS Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thank you for the review, much appreciated!

Reviewed 25 February 2017

Interesting art displayed in a gorgeous old building. Well worth a visit! Very interesting owner - ask to see the numbered door frames and to hear the story behind them!

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

IBIS Gallery with its stock of splendid pottery, paintings, cabinetwork, carpets and other small delights has everything one would hope for in a country gallery. Its well considered content has a regional appeal that is altogether robust and charming. A visit to IBIS and the...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have been to this gallery for several of their exhibitions and find it well lit and easy to see the art - which comes in many forms - pottery, paintings, woodwork, photography, carpets, drawings - always carefully chosen. I like the fact that there...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Very friendly intimate gallery showcasing pottery and paintings by local artists especially gallery owner Carolyn Metcalf whose work is truly outstanding. Also a wonderful selection of vintage Oriental and Persian carpets by Bismillah Carpets. A great place to visit and purchase worthwhile souvenirs of your...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

A small but well set out gallery with a wide range of art work and hand made items, from ceramics to woodwork, on offer. Some excellent paintings by local artists are on show and available for purchase. A very good spot to visit if one...More

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