Welcome to the
Art Hot Spot Classroom

Your Gateway to Africa's incredible fine art

The Classroom

Art Masterclasses

Dr Paul Bayliss interviews artists about their incredible techniques and journeys. Learn more in this exclusive Absa Art Hot Spot video series. 

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Art Investment

Dr Paul Bayliss interviews art collectors, investors and other professionals in the art world about top tips when investing in fine art. Learn more in this exclusive Absa Art Hot Spot video series. 

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Meet the artists

Gain insight into the minds and motivations of this years Power of 35! artists. These previous Absa L'Atelier winners are some of Africa's most talented fine artists. 

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The Absa Art Hot Spot
Virtual Gallery

Visit this website on your desktop
computer for the full experience!

Desktop view

Explore 3D Exhibition spaces, watch masterclasses with African artists and stay up to date with upcoming webinars, competitions and more. The Absa Virtual Gallery is your portal to the best of the African fine arts.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Artist proof studios - 4 November 2021

Explore Past Exhibitions in 3D Virtual Galleries

Visit this site on desktop to navigate through our past exhibitions brought to life in 3D virtual environments.

Absa L'Atelier 2021 winners