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#DI2020: Ignite your inner activist - representation through illustration

The second day of #DI2020 kicked off with a powerful presentation by Italian illustrator Olimpia Zagnoli on the politics of taking up space and the personal nature of colour in creative work...

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

Morag Myerscough, Luke Morgan to build interactive superstructure at AfrikaBurn 2020

In collaboration with AfrikaBurn and the Ilukuluku Collective, London-based artists Morag Myerscough and Luke Morgan will build an interactive superstructure at the 2020 AfrikaBurn in Tankwa, Karoo...

25 Feb 2020

SA design talent to showcase at NEXT20 Trade Exhibition

Forty-five talented South African designers will have their products feature at the NEXT20 Trade Exhibition, taking place from 27 February to 1 March 2020 at the V&A Waterfront...

14 Feb 2020

Strengthening the African art ecosystem - Q&A with Cape Town Art Fair director, Laura Vincenti

The eighth instalment of the Investec Cape Town Art Fair recently ran at the CTICC. We got in touch with Investec Cape Town Art Fair art fair director Laura Vincenti to find out what goes into putting on an event of this scale, cultivating a Pan-African dialogue and art trends for the year ahead...

By Ruth Cooper 13 Feb 2020

Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative - a weekend of inspiration

This past weekend was one of sheer inspiration, witnessing the unique and lasting contribution Rolex is making to culture and the arts by promoting the transmission of knowledge across generations...

By Ann Nurock 13 Feb 2020

Spike Lee, Phyllida Lloyd, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Carrie Mae Weems named mentors in Rolex Arts Initiative

Rolex announced the mentors for its 2020-2021 Arts Initiative at the Baxter Theatre Centre in Cape Town...

12 Feb 2020

What to expect from Design Indaba's 2020 Nightscape fest

Design Indaba will host its 2020 Nightscape public festival at the Artscape Piazza in Cape Town from 26 to 28 February...

11 Feb 2020

Standard Bank Gallery to showcase 54 unique artworks from the continent

Lumières d'Afriques will open at the Standard Bank Gallery in Johannesburg on 21 February 2020. The group exhibition will showcase the work of 54 artists from across the African continent...

10 Feb 2020

What to expect from the 2020 Rolex Arts Weekend

The Rolex Arts Weekend will take place at the Baxter Theatre Centre in Cape Town on 8 and 9 February 2020. Over 200 renowned artists and arts leaders are expected to attend the event...

3 Feb 2020

Over 20 artists to showcase at International Public Art Fest

Baz-Art has unveiled the lineup local and international artists who will showcase the 2020 International Public Art Festival (IPAF) - which will take place in Salt River, Cape Town from 12 to 16 February...

3 Feb 2020

6 finalists selected for the 2020 Social Impact Arts Prize

Six art projects and their respective artists have been selected as finalists for the inaugural Social Impact Arts Prize. The selection was made after an assessment of the submissions by an international panel of judges...

31 Jan 2020

10 reasons to attend the 2020 Investec Cape Town Art Fair

The eighth instalment of the Investec Cape Town Art Fair will be held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) from 14 to 16 February 2020...

29 Jan 2020

Bic reveals the winners of the Art Master Africa Competition

Fatiou Aboudou was announced as the winner of the 2019 Bic Art Master Africa Competition. Aboudou was selected for the 'Black Lion' portrait - which depicts a half-man, half-lion...

28 Jan 2020

What to expect from the inaugural Stellenbosch Triennale

The inaugural Stellenbosch Triennale will be held in the Western Cape town from 11 February to 30 April 2020. The event is set to showcase some of the best contemporary art from across the African continent...

20 Jan 2020

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