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Strauss & Co's debut contemporary art auction identifies the next generation of stars

The hubbub of a working harbour provided the backdrop for Strauss & Co's inaugural contemporary art sale, the first such auction in South Africa to focus exclusively on this burgeoning category of art...

Issued by Strauss & Co 21 Feb 2018

Incubus frontman to showcase art in CT

While Incubus prepares to tour South Africa, later this month, its frontman Brandon Boyd will showcase his fine art, large scale prints, books, lithographs, and a curated retail shop at his week-long Opti-Mystic pop-up gallery. The Opti-Mystic pop-up gallery will run from 26 February - 3 March 2018 at the at Gallery One 11 in Cape Town.

13 Feb 2018

Celebrate Wine.Art.Food at Freedom Park

The 2018 Wine.Art.Food Festival will be held at Freedom Park in Pretoria on 5 May 2018. The annual festival aims to fuse SA's best wine, arts, and cuisine for one day.

12 Feb 2018

Strauss & Co to launch contemporary sale in South Africa's oldest working harbour

Strauss & Co has announced details of its first-ever dedicated contemporary art sale, due to be held in Cape Town on 17 February...

Issued by Strauss & Co 8 Feb 2018

#ICTAF2018: Q&A with SOLO curator Nontobeko Ntombela

The 2018 Investec Cape Town Art Fair will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 16-18 February 2018. The fair will be launching a new section titled SOLO that will focus on the production of women artists. We got in touch with the curator Nontobeko Ntombela to find out more.

By Ruth Cooper 7 Feb 2018

Change the way the internet sees African creativity

The Absolut African Art Intervention is continuing in its mission to change how the world views African creativity...

6 Feb 2018

The South African International Tattoo Convention returns to Cape Town

The second annual South African International Tattoo Convention will play host to 80 of the world's respected and reputable tattoo artist at new venue, The Lookout, V&A Waterfront in Cape Town from 23-25 March 2018.

2 Feb 2018

Live art gains all African access with Live Art Network Africa launch

This February, the Institute for Creative Arts' (ICA) returns to the City of Cape Town with the launch of the inaugural Live Art Network Africa (Lana), which provides the continent with access to theorise live art from 17-20 February 2018.

1 Feb 2018

Ten must-see experiences at the 2018 Cape Town Art Fair

The 2018 Investec Cape Town Art Fair will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 16-18 February 2018...

1 Feb 2018

Four galleries to visit for First Thursdays in Cape Town

Cape Town is a renowned travel destination that boasts many unique events, including First Thursdays' which is an arts and culture event that happens on the first Thursday of every new month.

31 Jan 2018

Baz-Art, IPAF encourages eco-friendly, sustainable awareness with 2018 event

From 10-19 February 2018, Cape Town, South Africa will be hosting the second annual Public Art Festival (IPAF) in Salt River.

26 Jan 2018

Five holiday experiences to own in 2018

The world has shrunk. What hasn't shrunk, is our hunger to experience unusual, exotic, exciting places, and that's what's overwhelmingly taking over travel for 2018...

By Avukile Mabombo 24 Jan 2018

Apply now for CTIJF Arts Journalism and Photojournalism courses

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) has opened applications for its free Arts Journalism and Photojournalism courses, set to take place from 17 - 24 March 2018...

23 Jan 2018

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#DesignIndaba2018: The next generation of fashion is biology

New York-based Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) graduate and biomaterials research company AlgiKnit co-founder and COO Aleksandra Gosiewski gave a thought-provoking presentation at Design Indaba on Wednesday on why they, at AlgiKnit, believe that biology is the future of fashion and their revolutionary work in their search for a sustainable product.

By Jessica Tennant 2 days ago

Ellen Pakkies film to be screened at Rotterdam International Film Festival

Local film, Ellen, Die Storie Van Ellen Pakkies, has managed to cause quite a stir in the international movie arena. It has already been selected to be screened at the Rotterdam International Film Festival on 27 January 2018 and is set to be an even bigger hit with local audiences.

25 Jan 2018

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