Architect and UCT lecturer Sadiq Toffa will be leading Culture Connect’s Bo-Kaap tour focusing, for the first time, on buildings and development during Open Design Afrika. Sadiq is the South African co-ordinator for the World Monuments Fund for threatened cultural heritage sites of global significance. While the Bo-Kaap now has heritage overlay protection, huge issues remain about high rise developments.
Afterwards Malay lunch by Fayruza Abrahams in her home, 5 Lion St – chilli bites, veg curry, roti’s, sambal, chutney, rice and koesisters, with spiced tea and special tap water. Her cooking is phenomenal and world famous thanks to the popularity of her Airb&b experiences.
Date: 26 October 2019
Time: 10am -12pm
Cost: R250 pay pre Thurs (24 Oct), then R350; add R220 for Cape Malay lunch afterwards
Venue: Outside the Bo-Kaap Museum, 71 Wale Street
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