The Standard Bank Young Artist (SBYA) awards winners for 2018 have been announced.
2 Nov 2017
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...
Strauss & Co 3 Nov 2017
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...
Strauss & Co 2 Nov 2017
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
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.
Ruth Cooper 20 Oct 2017
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...
Strauss & Co 18 Oct 2017
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...
Robin Fredericks 17 Oct 2017
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
Kurt Minnaar, founder of Dreamer Education, has been making strides in education with his unconventional teaching methods...
Robin Fredericks 16 Oct 2017
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...
Strauss & Co 11 Oct 2017
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...
Strauss & Co 10 Oct 2017
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...
Strauss & Co 9 Oct 2017
The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary African Art has seen well over the estimated amount of visitors stream through its doors since opening this past Heritage Weekend and executive director and chief curator Mark Coetzee predicts that interest and traffic will only increase.
Ruth Cooper 4 Oct 2017
The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA) was officially unveiled to the public at the V&A Waterfront's Silo District...
26 Sep 2017
The Lourensford Wine Estate's Art Curator Gallery has partnered with the Cape Leopard Trust and South African artist Fuz Caforio to host a fundraising event in support of ongoing efforts to protect the Cape Leopard and conserve its natural habitat...
12 Sep 2017
Artistic expression comes forth in many forms, be it through dancing, singing, writing and drawing - it lives and its breathes...
Robin Fredericks 12 Sep 2017
South African Tourism's new brand film which showcases a story of an inspiring, colourful and warm country, tells the story of Bheki...
8 Sep 2017
The Louvre Abu Dhabi - a universal museum with a focus on shared human stories across civilisations and cultures - will open its doors on 11 November 2017...
7 Sep 2017
With the theme Looking Back and Looking Forward, the 10th edition of FNB JoburgArtFair predominately showcases female artists, with an emphasis on reflection, progression and diversity.
Ruth Cooper 31 Aug 2017
The Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival is back in Johannesburg from 6 to 16 September 2017 to celebrate technology, creativity, collaboration and innovation from across the African continent.
23 Aug 2017
The annual FNB Joburg Art Fair returns to Johannesburg's Sandton Convention for its tenth edition from 8 to 10 September 2017.
21 Aug 2017
Renovations and upgrading of the Campanile, one of Port Elizabeth's most visible skyline and audible heritage landmarks, has been completed and is now open to visitors to the Friendly City.
16 Aug 2017
Nigerian artist, Peju Alatise, has been announced as the 2017 recipient of the highly coveted FNB Art Prize at the media launch of the 10th instalment of the FNB JoburgArtFair.
16 Aug 2017
Winners of the SunshineCo. Women's Month photographic competition were announced on Thursday, 3 August 2017 at the SunshineCo. Studios in Rosebank.
14 Aug 2017
Constitution Hill Women's Jail will be commemorating Woman's Month with onsite workshops, screenings, exhibitions, and conferences, as part of #HERstory programme, till the 30 August 2017.
7 Aug 2017
SunshineCo. will be hosting an all women exhibition, themed Through my Eyes on 3 August 2017 as its First Thursday event in Johannesburg at its studios in Rosebank on the Keyes Art Mile.
1 Aug 2017
The fourth edition of the PPC Imaginarium Awards has officially opened for entries...
27 Jul 2017
The cross-cultural one-day festival, Berlin eKapa will be taking place in Paarden Eiland on Saturday, 5 August 2017, showcasing the best South African art, fashion, music and culture, with a twist - a taste of Germany.
26 Jul 2017