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Chris Soal bags Dior Lady Art project collab

Chris Soal, an emerging South African artist, uses unconventional found objects such as toothpicks and bottle caps in conjunction with concrete and other industrial materials...

By Evan-Lee Courie 1 day ago

The Lockdown Collection, Latitudes Online to host an online auction created by 21 South African artists

A total of 21 artists will showcase their work in The Lockdown Collection (TLC) and Latitudes Online's online auction called The Open Call Collection. The curated collection will be auctioned online, via the Latitudes Online platform, from 21 March 2021.

12 Feb 2021

Azelda Olivier wins SA National Award for Sony World Photography Awards 2021

Azelda Olivier has won the South African National Award for the Sony World Photography Awards 2021. The National Awards programme is an initiative set up by the World Photography Organisation and Sony to support local photographic communities around the world, with 53 countries taking part this year...

10 Feb 2021

Norval Foundation reopens with solo exhibition from Georgina Gratrix

The Norval Foundation will mark its reopening with Georgina Gratrix's first museum solo exhibition, The Reunion: Georgina Gratrix, which will be on show from 13 February to 31 May 2021...

8 Feb 2021

SA creatives' textile designs to feature in global Trenery collection

Glorinah Khutso Mabaso from Pretoria has been named the winner of the Trenery 2020 Print Competition...

1 Feb 2021

National Arts Festival opens call for 2021 Festival Fringe

The National Arts Festival has opened the call for artists who wish to participate in the 2021 National Arts Festival Fringe. The National Arts Festival is planning for a hybrid edition in July 2021 with a digital (online) festival and live elements as allowed within the prevailing Covid-19 restrictions...

27 Jan 2021

#StartupStory: Scaffold aims to promote queer creators and culture in South Africa

With over ten years of experience in the media industry producing successful television shows, directing award-winning theatre productions and creating editorial content, Gary Hartley has created Scaffold, a platform for queer creators and culture...

By Evan-Lee Courie 27 Jan 2021

Melrose Gallery pan-African group exhibition at Sandton City's Diamond Walk extended

The Melrose Gallery is currently showcasing the Introspection - Art Of Contemporary Africa group exhibition, which features established and emerging artists from Africa, at Sandton City's Diamond Walk in Johannesburg...

21 Jan 2021

What to expect from Spier Light Art 2021

The 2021 edition of Spier Light Art will take place at the Spier Wine Farm in Stellenbosch from 19 March to the 18 April 2021...

20 Jan 2021

Africa's #YouTubeBlackVoices Creator Class of 2021 named

The inaugural class of African content creators set to receive a grant from the #YouTubeBlackVoices Fund for the development of their YouTube channels have been announced...

14 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: 7 prospects and necessary shifts for the arts

All disciplines in the arts are undergoing big transformations. We can anticipate continued shifts into new directions this year. They may not feel resolved or final, but they will be necessary shifts at this point, to rebuild a new landscape for the arts and audiences alike. Here are some of the trends that are likely to lead in 2021...

By Rucera Seethal 6 Jan 2021

Baba Tjeko, Lauren Colin Mitchell's 'wet paint' social distance benches donated to the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens

Eight 'wet paint' benches, which were seen all over Johannesburg to encourage social distancing through art, have been donated to the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens...

4 Jan 2021

KKNK postpones 2021 festival in light of Covid-19

The Klein Karoo National Arts Festival (KKNK) has postponed its 2021 outing as the Covid-19 pandemic rages on...

4 Jan 2021

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