The Art Curator Gallery hosts fundraising event in support of the Cape Leopard
Posted on July 17, 2017.
The Art Curator Gallery at Lourensford Estate has joined forces with The Cape Leopard Trust and esteemed South African artist Fuz Caforio Wildlife Art to host a high-calibre fundraising event in support of the ongoing efforts to protect the Cape Leopard and conserve its ever-decreasing natural habitat.
The Art of Conservation Fundraiser will take place on the 16th of September 2017 at the beautiful Lourensford Estate where 150 guests will enjoy a personal meet and greet experience with Fuz Caforio, live jazz, a perfectly paired 3-course dining experience at the Millhouse Restaurant and of course, a live auction sponsored by our luxury partners from; The Diamond Works, The Royal Portfolio, Fuz Caforio Wildlife Art and Lourensford Estate.
The Art of Conservation will aim to raise over R400 000 at the live auction.
The Diamond Works will be gifting the Art of Conservation with a gorgeous diamond and sapphire ring made from 18k white gold, set with a 1.92 carat sapphire round centre stone and, 33 diamonds totalling 0.165 carats. This exquisite piece of investment jewellery is estimated at R 156 990. All proceeds raised from this special auction item will go towards the Cape Leopard Trust.
The Art Curator Gallery has donated a one-of-a-kind investment piece of art, painted by South Africa's esteemed wildlife artist Fuz Cafario. The art piece will be revealed on the night to 150 guests on the night of The Art of Conservation and is estimated to exceed a value of R 90 000. All proceeds from this magnificent piece of art will be donated to The Cape Leopard Trust.
The Royal Portfolio will be donating a world class bucket list experience to one of their luxury destinations, this exclusive auction item will be reveal on the night of The Art of Conservation. A reserve price will be set on this experience and all proceeds raised from this luxury travel experience will be donated to The Cape Leopard Trust.
Lourensford Estate have generously partnered up with The Art of Conservation event this year to raise over R30 000 worth of value to the Cape Leopard Trust with an exclusive master blending wine experience with Hannes Nel of Lourensford Estate which will take 10 guests through an informative wine blending experience and dining experience.
Other partners involved include Erinvale Hotel and Spa and Life Retreat Wellness Centre and Spa.