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Dr John Kani, Siya Kolisi amongst the winners of the inaugural GQ SA Men of the Year Awards
Dr John Kani, Siya Kolisi amongst the winners of the inaugural GQ SA Men of the Year Awards

GQ South Africa recently held its inaugural Men of the Year Awards at the Houghton Hotel in Johannesburg...

5 Dec 2019

Monica Newton named new National Arts Festival CEO
Monica Newton named new National Arts Festival CEO

Monica Newton has been named the new National Arts Festival CEO. She will take up her new role on 1 January 2020. ..

4 Dec 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Kicking and pushing with Galen McGee of Saucy Woodz
#EntrepreneurMonth: Kicking and pushing with Galen McGee of Saucy Woodz

Budding photographer, Skateboard P and lover of all things Africa, Galen McGee, founder and creator of Saucy Woodz, uses his love of skateboards to create unique, handmade jewellery pieces...

By Robin Fredericks 2 Dec 2019

I'm infected: Infecting the City is contagious
I'm infected: Infecting the City is contagious

Infecting the City is in full swing in Cape Town city's open spaces and frequently used pedestrian routes. On Tuesday, outside Iziko South African Museum, two events were unfolding simultaneously...

By Michael Britton 21 Nov 2019

Meet the 2020 Standard Bank Young Artists
Meet the 2020 Standard Bank Young Artists

The 2019 Standard Bank Young Artists are Blessing Ngobeni (visual art), Nthato Mokgata, also known as Spoek Mathambo, (music), Lulu Mlangeni (dance), Jefferson Tshabalala (theatre), and Sisonke Xonti (jazz)...

6 Nov 2019

Monique Bingham, Harrison Crump and more to perform at 13th annual Mams Arts Fest
Monique Bingham, Harrison Crump and more to perform at 13th annual Mams Arts Fest

The 13th annual Mams Arts Festival will be held at Moretele Park in Mamelodi on 7 December 2019...

4 Nov 2019

Kamers/Makers returns to Stellenbosch
Kamers/Makers returns to Stellenbosch

Kamers/Makers will be making a return to the Blaauwklippen Vineyards in Stellenosch from 29 October to 3 November 2019...

29 Oct 2019

Right2Unite Movement launches Right2Unite Festival
Right2Unite Movement launches Right2Unite Festival

The Right2Unite Movement has launched the Right2Unite Festival, which will take place at the Cradle Boutique Hotel in Kromdraai, Johannesburg on 21 March 2020...

21 Oct 2019

Feather Awards introduces LGBTIQA + festival
Feather Awards introduces LGBTIQA + festival

The inaugural Feather Festival will be held at 1 Fox in downtown Johannesburg on 18 and 19 October 2019. The festival was announced in the lead up to the annual Feather Awards...

11 Oct 2019

Tangerine Water aka Yonela Makoba is this year's Orms Circle Selected Artist
Tangerine Water aka Yonela Makoba is this year's Orms Circle Selected Artist

Tangerine Water is the selected artist for this year's Orms Circle mentorship programme...

2 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

National Arts Festival appoints Rucera Seethal as its new artistic director
National Arts Festival appoints Rucera Seethal as its new artistic director

The National Arts Festival (NAF) has appointed Rucera Seethal as its new artistic director...

2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

What to expect from Art Franschhoek 2019
What to expect from Art Franschhoek 2019

The fourth instalment of the Art Franschhoek art festival will be held in the Franschhoek Wine Valley from 25 to 27 October 2019...

26 Sep 2019

The Lalela Scarf: luxury fashion for a cause
The Lalela Scarf: luxury fashion for a cause

Apparel with purpose; that's the rationale behind The Lalela Scarf, an international luxury fashion brand that exclusively supports Lalela, a non-profit arts education programme for at-risk youth in sub-Saharan Africa...

25 Sep 2019

Public arts festival ITC to make a strong return to Cape Town
Public arts festival ITC to make a strong return to Cape Town

From vertical dancers on city walls to performance activity in parked cars, Infecting the City 2019 will activate city spaces from the Castle to the station, the fountain to the Cathedral and beyond...

20 Sep 2019

Kevin Kimwelle of Indalo World at work.
What to expect from Open Design Afrika Festival 2019

The 2019 Open Design Afrika (ODA) Festival will be held at venues across Cape Town - with Castle of Good Hope as the main hub - from 18 to 27 October...

18 Sep 2019

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International Public Art Fest 2020 extends an open call to all artists

The International Public Art Festival 2020 has extended an open call to artists based in South Africa and the rest of the continent...

18 Sep 2019

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Infecting the City makes a return in November

Infecting the City (ITC) will return in November 2019...

16 Sep 2019

Balekane Legoabe wins the 2019 StateoftheART Gallery Award
Balekane Legoabe wins the 2019 StateoftheART Gallery Award

StateoftheART has awarded the 2019 Gallery Award to Pretoria-based artist Balekane Legoabe...

11 Sep 2019

Nelson Mandela Bay's Locally Yours Market goes online
Nelson Mandela Bay's Locally Yours Market goes online

The monthly Locally Yours Market in Nelson Mandela Bay has launched an online store...

10 Sep 2019

Bronwyn Katz awarded the 2019 FNB Art Prize
Bronwyn Katz awarded the 2019 FNB Art Prize

The 2019 FNB Art Prize has been awarded to Bronwyn Katz, who is represented by Blank Projects...

4 Sep 2019

What to expect from the newly-renamed FNB Art Joburg
What to expect from the newly-renamed FNB Art Joburg

The lineup for the newly-renamed FNB Art Joburg has been announced. The annual art fair will be held in Johannesburg from 13 to 15 September 2019...

3 Sep 2019

Expert excess in William Kentridge's largest exhibition Why Should I Hesitate
Expert excess in William Kentridge's largest exhibition Why Should I Hesitate

William Kentridge's most major exhibition to date, Why Should I Hesitate, an expertly edited and curated showcase of one of SA's most iconic artists is now on show at the Zeitz MOCCA and Norval Foundation...

By Ruth Cooper 29 Aug 2019

#WomensMonth: Khanyisile Mbongwa on curating with cure and care
#WomensMonth: Khanyisile Mbongwa on curating with cure and care

Artist, sociologist and chief curator of the inaugural Stellenbosch Triennale, Khanyisile Mbongwa, chats to us about womxn in the arts, sustainability and how to curate with the theme of ''cure and care'' at the forefront...

By Ruth Cooper 29 Aug 2019

Standard Bank Joy of Jazz honours 11 of SA's arts trailblazers
Standard Bank Joy of Jazz honours 11 of SA's arts trailblazers

Standard Bank Joy of Jazz acknowledged the efforts of 11 of South Africa's leading artists in promoting the arts...

27 Aug 2019

Stellenbosch Triennale announces its official selection
Stellenbosch Triennale announces its official selection

The Stellenbosch Triennale has announced its official selection. The inaugural event will be held at destinations in Stellenbosch from 11 February to 30 April 2020...

23 Aug 2019

Orms launches mentorship programme to empower women in arts
Orms launches mentorship programme to empower women in arts

In celebration of Women's Month, Orms has launched a mentorship programme aimed at empowering female artists...

16 Aug 2019

SA design icon Carrol Boyes dies
SA design icon Carrol Boyes dies

Celebrated South African artist, designer and businesswoman Carrol Boyes passed away Wednesday night at the age of 65...

15 Aug 2019

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