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Elzanne is a South African artist, based in Cape Town who is primarily known for her work in fashion and textile under the label LO, specialising in unique hand painted garments and textile art.

She is also active as an artist working in a variety of mediums including printmaking, painting, ceramics and textile.

As an entrepreneur and small business owner she wears many hats but her passion is developing the South African art and design sector by mobilizing events and spaces which support these industries. This includes the facilitation of creative workshops aimed at capturing imagination, activating creativity and making art processes accessible for adults and children as a tool for growth and expression.

In addition to workshops Elzanne Louw represents a curated selection of work from local artists, designers and crafters at her open studio and gallery, Hout Bay Contemporary. Elzanne is committed to expanding knowledge and creative expertise across all endeavors whilst providing clients with the best possible experience through artistic expression.

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Hout Bay Contemporary is an exciting new open studio and retail gallery for local art and design.

The space includes a jewellery studio where contemporary jewellers Erika Wessels and Maike Valcarcel produce handmade jewellery from precious metals and stones. In addition, artist, curator and facilitator Elzanne Louw hosts printmaking workshops in the open studio.

The front of house serves as a retail space for the work of the jewellers as well as selections of local art, design and craft curated by Elzanne.



Thank you for your interest. For any inquiries, commission requests or studio visits, please contact Elzanne Louw today.


35 Main Road,

Hout Bay

Western Cape

South Africa



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