Strauss & Co Cape Town

Cape Town, The Oval 1st Floor Colinton House, 1 Oakdale Road, Newlands

Strauss & Co is South Africa’s leading auction house focussing on fine and decorative arts, jewellery, collectibles and wine. It was founded in 2009 by a consortium of business leaders and industry experts. Frank Kilbourn, a respected entrepreneur, philanthropist and art collector, was appointed Executive Chairperson in 2016. Strauss & Co has the highest market share globally amongst the four leading auction houses specialising in South African art. Its annual programme of events consists of live auctions and online auctions. It began its digital journey in 2013 and in 2020 successfully hosted South Africa’s first-ever virtual live auction. Strauss & Co is committed to education and community engagement; to this end, it underwrites various initiatives including bursaries, charity events, public lectures and exhibitions. Strauss & Co was awarded the prestigious Chairman’s Premier Award at the 2018 annual BASA Awards for its sustained and extraordinary commitment to the arts in South Africa.

Bina Genovese, Joint Managing Director

The Oval
1st Floor Colinton House
1 Oakdale Road
South Africa

Postnet Suite 200
Private Bag X26
South Africa

western cape