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History deeply inspires artist Michael Chandler's work — and style

The owner of Chandler House, a gorgeous shop and gallery in Cape Town, shares some of his favourite things

04 April 2021 - 00:00 By Mila Crewe-Brown

Michael Chandler is linen shirts and art history, he's an island in the Med, a suitcase full of stripes, and cobalt on porcelain.

Chandler House (, his shop and gallery, inside an 18th-century Cape Georgian on Church Street in Cape Town, is the manifestation of his interests: local talent, art and handmade craft marked by a sense of place and whimsy...

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