Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of elegance and luxury as the Handmade Contemporary Fair 2023 (HmC) returns for its 17th edition.

From 1 to 3 September 2023, the Melrose Arch Precinct in Johannesburg will play host to Africa’s quintessential artisanal luxury fair, which the organisers hope will be a unique cultural and social experience like no other.

Aart Verrips & Francois Ferreira for HmC
Aart Verrips and Francois Ferreira for HmC.

The future of design

Featuring over 120 different artisans and makers from across the continent, HmC Fair will showcase the finest handmade luxury from Africa, seamlessly blending it with the future of design.

This year, the fair coincides with Melrose Arch’s annual ‘All-White Spring’ celebration, adding an extra touch of glamour to the event.

From food lovers to wine connoisseurs and even supercar enthusiasts, there will be something for everyone at this special gathering.

art Verrips & Francois Ferreira for HmC Online x

African luxury

Get your Handmade Contemporary Fair tickets here. Take advantage of Early Bird specials and be part of the future of African luxury at Handmade Contemporary Fair 2023.  Until 5  August, enjoy Day Passes at R100 and Weekend Passes for R180.

From 6 to 30 August, standard pricing applies: R120 for a Day Pass, R200 for a Weekend Pass, and R130 per day at the door and Partner discount R90 per day ticket.

Stay updated on the fair and discover the talented makers showcasing their creations – connect on Instagram at @hmc_Fair and join the conversation using #hmc2023.

What: Handmade Contemporary Fair 2023
Where: Melrose Arch Precinct, Johannesburg
Instagram: @hmc_Fair, join the conversation using #hmc2023