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#CSIMonth: The People's Gallery and Solo Studio provides platform for disadvantaged local artists

The People's Gallery community outreach initiative taking place between 11 and 13 August 2017, forms part of the Solo Studios event, which is now in its second year.

3 days ago

Cape Town Fringe introduces new format for 2017

The Cape Town Fringe is back in the Mother City from 21 September to 8 October 2017 in a brand new format.

11 Jul 2017

Winners announced for the 2017 National Arts Festival Awards

The Fringe at this years' National Arts Festival saw more than two hundred productions premiere, with the Ovations Awards panel making their way through the festival's theatres to select work that stood out and made audiences stand up.

10 Jul 2017

V&A Waterfront's Silo District welcomes retailers

Cape Town's new upmarket art and design space, the V&A Waterfront's Silo District, held a launch party to welcome its new crop of retailers...

19 Jun 2017

Q&A with Mohau Modisakeng about Lefa La Ntate exhibition

Lefa La Ntate, the critically acclaimed exhibition, is coming to the Standard Bank Gallery. Eugene Yiga spoke to artist Mohau Modisakeng to find out more.

By Eugene Yiga 15 Jun 2017

Autumn winners of #SeasonsOfLourensford Instagram comp announced

The winners of the autumn edition of Lourensford Estate's Autumn #SeasonsOfLourensford Instagram competition has been announced...

14 Jun 2017

Artists the world over head to SA's National Arts Festival

From 29 June to 9 July, Grahamstown will become the cultural mecca of South Africa when the National Arts Festival draws artists, dancers and musicians from around the world to perform on its stages...

13 Jun 2017

Unseen Pierneef smashes records at Strauss & Co

The star of the show at Strauss & Co's winter sale held at the Wanderers Club in Johannesburg was undoubtedly JH Pierneef, when a new record was set by his previously unseen painting...

Issued by Strauss & Co 7 Jun 2017

FNB JoburgArtFair 2017 celebrating 10th edition

The annual FNB JoburgArtFair will celebrate its 10th edition at Johannesburg's Sandton Convention Centre from 8 - 10 September 2017...

7 Jun 2017

The #REDexperiment: Bringing art to life

Winners of the #REDExperiment - a collaboration between Radisson Red and the Youngblood Africa Foundation - were announced at the Youngblood Art Gallery in Bree Street, Cape Town...

By Robin Fredericks 6 Jun 2017

#AfricaMonth: Street art for empowerment, Q&A with Wise Two

World-renowned graffiti artist Wise Two, known for his mystically and ritualistically inspired art, chats to us about being Kenyan with Indian roots, cultural influences and how street art can empower for Bizcommunity's #AfricaMonth.

By Ruth Cooper 30 May 2017

Prime views: Strauss & Co sale features exceptional landscapes by SA masters

Landscape was the bedrock of the emerging South African painting canon, a fact reflected in an exceptional offering of earlier twentieth-century landscapes on offer at Strauss & Co's forthcoming live sale at the Wanderers Club on 5 June...

Issued by Strauss & Co 25 May 2017

2017 is ‘Year of Making Good' for Kamers/Makers

Kamers/Makers return to the fantastic Castle of Good Hope venue from Wednesday, 24 May 2017 - Sunday 28 May 2017 with more than a 100 amazing ‘makers'.

11 May 2017

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#CSIMonth: How to create the ultimate sustainable travel adventure

We may be halfway through 2017 - the year that was officially named the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNTWO) - but by no means has sustainable tourism become a dying fad.

20 Jul 2017

Durban-born Holmes Brothers brand goes big in Japan

Holmes Brothers, the Afrocentric surfer style menswear brand that originated in Durban, has successfully launched in Japanese retailer The Freak's Store. The Bros, as the brand is affectionately known in Durban, enjoyed a knock-out launch at the flagship store in downtown Tokyo, with Holmes Bros garments selling out within a week.

18 Jul 2017

The Emoji Movie fans set Guinness World Records title celebrating World Emoji Day

Today is World Emoji Day and emoji fans around the world celebrated by setting the world's first Guinness World Records title for the ‘Largest gathering of people dressed as emoji faces simultaneously across multiple venues'.

17 Jul 2017

Gangnam Style dethroned as top YouTube video

NEW YORK - Gangnam Style, the quirky South Korean video that spawned a global dance craze and went so viral it nearly broke YouTube, has finally been dethroned as the most watched video.

12 Jul 2017

Focus on Germany at Durban International Film Festival

Ten German films by some of Germany's finest directors, a masterclass by German film industry professionals and networking sessions with the international film industry, form the focus of the 2017 Durban International Film Festival (Diff). Diff runs from 13-23 July 2017 in Durban.

29 Jun 2017

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