Department of Arts and Culture (DAC)

Pretoria, 481 church street

The vision of the Department of Arts and Culture is to develop and preserve South African culture and to ensure social cohesion and nation-building. In the visual/contemporary art field, the Department has responsibilities in a number of areas:

the development of policy and legislation that supports the development of the
visual arts
the provision of annual funding to a number of national art
museums/institutions, and to the National Arts Council and Business and
Arts South Africa
the promotion of South African contemporary art internationally and the
facilitation of international relationships and cooperation

Andries Oberholzer, Lindi Ndebele

9th Floor
Kingsley Centre
481 Stanza Bopape
Cnr Steve Biko & Pretorius Streets Arcadia

Private Bag X897

T: +27 (12) 441 3027
F: +27 (12) 440 4489