Category Archives: Gaf

Tembo Conference Table

In the arid desert landscape of Karoo, South Africa, once inhabited by the last of the Stone Age hunters, the San, Avoova has revived their ancient art techniques, as well as the local economy. This table exemplifies their work, creating fascinating octagonal designs through thoughtful mosaic placement of egg shells from...

Acacia and Baobab Wire Trees

Acquired through Avoova in Cape Town, South Africa David Blackie Born in Scotland in 1951 and educated there. Entered the banking world in 1968 and before being offered a 1 year contract in South Africa in 1976, I worked for a Swiss based private bank in London. After my year in South Africa, I was approached by a...