WDC 2014 has issued a statement on the defacing on the Perceptions Sculpture by Michael Elion on the Sea Point Promenade...
19 Nov 2014 05:54
I found out about the NAC's R9m funding to 13 flagship arts organisations, especially as the arts are media-painted as 'underfunded' and the NAC itself is non-profit making...
By Leigh Andrews 18 Nov 2014 08:22
Artmode, opening on 13 November 2014 at the Youngblood Gallery in Cape Town, provides a platform for both established and budding creatives to express themselves...
12 Nov 2014 10:40
Absa is the official sponsor of the Vuka Showcase 2014 hosted in Cape Town at Wembley Square's Piazza and Event space from 20 to 22 November.
7 Nov 2014 13:27
Strauss & Co has announced the sale of the illustrious Harry Lits Collection of Works by the Amadlozi Group - a highlight of the 10 November auction of Important South African and International Art to be held in Johannesburg...
Issued by Strauss & Co 6 Nov 2014 12:18
Six young South Africans have been announced as winners of the Standard Bank Young Artist Award. The award is made annually to young South African artists who are either on the threshold of national acclaim or whose artistic excellence has enabled them to make international breakthroughs.
30 Oct 2014 09:58
Plan for this year's Nelson Mandela Sport and Culture Day on 22 November have been unveiled by Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa.
29 Oct 2014 06:33
Mafikizolo's Nhlanhla Nciza has been honoured with an award for her work in the music industry. Nciza was the winner of the 2014 Mbokodo Awards in the music category, which honours musicians who show deep commitment to Africa and its traditions. She was one of the 19 winners at awards that were recently held at the Kyalami Theatre in Midrand.
27 Oct 2014 10:47
The theme for the third annual Mbokodo awards, to be held on 24 October, 2014, at the Theatre on Track, Kyalami, Midrand, is to be 20 years of free artistic expression. The awards celebrate and acknowledge women who have not only articulated the aspirations of the South African people but have also fortified their democracy by empowering communities and individuals through their art.
16 Oct 2014 10:57
Taking place on 13 November, 2014, at the Youngblood Gallery in Cape Town's City Bowl, Artmode brings artists from all genres together in a collaborative event supported by World Design Capital.
15 Oct 2014 11:39
A major still life by Irma Stern, South Africa's foremost artist and one of the top-selling female artists of all time, will go under the hammer on 13 October as part of Strauss & Co's auction in Cape Town...
Issued by Strauss & Co 6 Oct 2014 13:21
Exhibit B, by South African artist Brett Bailey, has been branded as racist by campaigners in London. A petition has been signed by thousands of people calling for the show to be axed at the Barbican where it is scheduled to run between 23 and 27 September, 2014.
15 Sep 2014 11:10
The Night of 1000 Drawings on 28 August 2014 at the Good Hope Centre in Cape Town attracted over 1,500 people and raised R130,000 for the Thomas Wildschutt Primary School in Retreat.
10 Sep 2014 13:45