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The First Market@theSheds

The first Market@theSheds took place on 18 October in the Pretoria CBD. Showcasing local talent with art, food, music and design, the market truly served as the ideal platform for creatives and the public to become a bit more familiar with each other. In association with the Cool Capital Biennale, The Capital Collective launched this market in order to contribute to the revitalization and restoration of the inner-city. Market@theSheds is a fully inclusive market catering to a wide variety of…

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It Seems The Snor[e] City Is Finally Waking Up

It seems the Snor[e] city is finally waking up – a fledgling BRT System, an inner city rejuvenation project, and now a monthly downtown market in the vein of Neigbourgoods and Market on Main in Jozi. Situated in a spacious old warehouse in inner city Pretoria, the Market @ the Sheds is not to be confused with The Sheds in Joburg. This Pretoria location is a looming display of old school architecture with high vaulted ceilings and large windows, much…

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Eighteen October 2014 And Paul Kruger Is Sparkling Silver.

Eighteen October 2014 and Paul Kruger is sparkling silver. We are walking past Church Square on our way to the trendiest market to ever take place in the CBD and this metallic oom is perfect for Pretoria‚Äôs vibrant new energy. Along Helen Joseph street, fashionable looking people ask passers-by for directions- their expressions asserting that they had somewhere very important to be- only to bump shoulders much later with the lost desiring cute handmade bags at one of the pop…

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