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SA's Wezart helps African artists sell to world

South African art and fashion marketplace Wezart is helping African artists and designers sell to the rest of the world via its e-commerce platform...

By Tom Jackson 14 Nov 2017

Distinction and diversity a hallmark of Strauss & Co's upcoming Johannesburg sale

The diverse artistic traditions from KwaZulu-Natal receive a special focus on Strauss & Co's coming Johannesburg live auction, due to be held at the Wanderers Club on 13 November...

Issued by Strauss & Co 3 Nov 2017

Lost and found: Strauss & Co uncovers lost works by Preller and Kumalo

Two newly rediscovered works are among the stand-out lots on Strauss & Co's forthcoming Johannesburg live auction, due to be held at the Wanderers Club on 13 November...

Issued by Strauss & Co 2 Nov 2017

Early bird tickets now on sale for new Bazique Festival

The Bazique Festival will be held at the Elgin Grabouw Country Club in Grabouw on 16-18 March 2018. The three-day festival will feature international acts and performing arts across six stages.

2 Nov 2017

Maths meets art - connecting two divided worlds

Vanguard: A month where math meets art, was created with the aim to connect ideation, dialogue and collaboration between education and the arts...

By Robin Fredericks 27 Oct 2017

#EntrepreneurMonth: Supporting disadvantaged artists through the Grassroots Art Project

Poor working conditions, minimum access to beneficial networks and lack of skills and resources for promotion are just a few of the challenges that disadvantaged artists face when aiming to make viable careers from their creativity.

By Ruth Cooper 20 Oct 2017

Solid all-round performance at Strauss & Co's upbeat spring sale in Cape Town

A drawing from William Kentridge's 1991 film, Sobriety, Obesity, and Growing Old, was the top lot by value at Strauss & Co's spring sale, selling for R4,092,480...

Issued by Strauss & Co 18 Oct 2017

Education in South Africa - improving the system with art

The month-long exhibitions, titled Vanguard: A month where math meets art, was created with the aim to connect ideation, dialogue and collaboration between education and the arts and includes...

By Robin Fredericks 17 Oct 2017

Zeitz MOCAA a boost for local tourism and arts industries

The recently opened Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA) at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront has been hailed a proverbial feather in the caps of the local tourism and arts industries...

17 Oct 2017

Changing the dreamer's education through art and music

Kurt Minnaar, founder of Dreamer Education, has been making strides in education with his unconventional teaching methods...

By Robin Fredericks 16 Oct 2017

Two drawings from William Kentridge's early films on offer at Strauss & Co's 16 October auction in Cape Town

Strauss & Co, South Africa's leading auction house, is thrilled to be offering two important early drawings from William Kentridge's celebrated cycle of stop-animation films known as Drawings for Projection...

Issued by Strauss & Co 11 Oct 2017

Strauss & Co unveils its eagerly anticipated October 2017 Cape Town sale

A portrait of a raffish shepherd by Maggie Laubser, a stylised homage to Hieronymus Bosch by Alexis Preller, two drawings of William Kentridge's fictional alter ego and a rare night-sky landscape by John Meyer, form part of Strauss & Co's substantial offering at its forthcoming live sale in Cape Town, held at the Vineyard Hotel on 16 October...

Issued by Strauss & Co 10 Oct 2017

Maggie Laubser's important portrait of shepherd part of Strauss & Co's solid offering

Maggie Laubser's The Old Shepherd leads a strong selection of lots by this important expressionist painter, due to go on offer at Strauss & Co's 16 October live sale in Cape Town...

Issued by Strauss & Co 9 Oct 2017

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International

Wood watches designed to stand out

A brand created for the ones who dare stand out, the trendsetters and the risktakers. The Garwood Wood Grain Watches was created with these values in mind in 2013, representing a dynamic juncture between the modern and the classic.

Issued by Monetary Library 10 Nov 2017

Nialaya Jewelry from Los Angeles

Almost eight years ago, Entrepreneur and Designer Jannik Olander started making bracelets by hand in his Hollywood hills garage. Today, Nialaya Jewelry is a world-renowned brand for men and women with headquarters on Melrose Avenue in sunny Los Angeles, and the go-to for handcrafted, unique beaded bracelets and necklaces with a spiritual touch!

Issued by Monetary Library 30 Oct 2017

Healthiest sleeping positions

All of us sleep, but almost everyone sleeps differently. Some of us snore, some stay immobile for the entire duration, some scratch compulsively, or sniff, and some even sleep-talk. While there is no single proper way to sleep, there are good and bad positions in which you can do so, and all of them have their pros and cons. The important thing to know is, as long as you're sleeping in a bed or similar piece of furniture, you're probably doing it correctly.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 20 Oct 2017

#EntrepreneurMonth: A premium African surf brand with global appeal

Little over a year ago, three friends with thriving creative careers embarked on a mission to combine their love of Africa with their passion for surfing. Thus, Mami Wata was born, a premium African brand of surf apparel and accessories with an undeniable global appeal.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 17 Oct 2017

The importance of being healthy inside and out

Being healthy is the key to a long and happy life. Achieving good health means more than going to the gym regularly and following a well-balanced diet (although those are certainly key factors as well).

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 12 Oct 2017

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