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Public arts festival (Un)Infecting the City to take place May and June
Public arts festival (Un)Infecting the City to take place May and JuneArticle

The University of Cape Town's (UCT) Institute for Creative Arts (ICA) will present Infecting the City, which has been renamed (Un)Infecting the City for this year, during May and June 2021.

4 May 2021

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

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...

Michael Britton 21 Nov 2019

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Infecting the City makes a return in NovemberArticle

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

16 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 TownArticle

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...

12 Sep 2019

Festivals can transform cities by making space for overlooked people and cultures
Festivals can transform cities by making space for overlooked people and culturesArticle

From Cape Town to Kisumu and Greater Manchester, cities around the world are seeing the benefits of festivals that celebrate traditions and people...

Beth Perry and Rike Sitas 16 Aug 2019

After-school programme adds artistic flair, opportunity for youth facilitators
After-school programme adds artistic flair, opportunity for youth facilitatorsArticle

The Cape Craft and Design Institute has partnered with the Western Cape government's After-School Game Changer programme to pilot a year-long visual arts project in primary schools...

2 May 2017

Infecting the City announces 2017 artists
Infecting the City announces 2017 artistsArticle

The final selection of participating artists for the 2017 edition of Infecting the City has been announced.

23 Mar 2017

Infecting The City 2017
Infecting The City 2017Article

The Africa Centre and the Institute for Creative Arts have announced that Infecting the City will take place from 5-8 April 2017.

27 Feb 2017

Infecting the City launches
Infecting the City launchesArticle

The Africa Centre, in collaboration with the Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts, is launching the Infecting the City (ITC) Sessions on 29 and 30 March, 2016, in the Company's Garden, Cape Town.

24 Mar 2016

Cape Town - evolving beyond World Design Capital 2014
Cape Town - evolving beyond World Design Capital 2014Article

Following Cape Town's World Design Capital status, won because of the city's emerging use of design-led thinking, the city is showing its true colours with dozens of projects, events and experiences still in the making...

20 Feb 2015

Infecting The City 2014 programme announced
Infecting The City 2014 programme announcedArticle

The Africa Centre has announced the programme for Infecting The City, its free, annual public arts festival.

21 Feb 2014

Infecting The City - Mbombela
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The streets of Mbombela became the backdrop and stage to a mesmerising showcase of live culture across artistic disciplines that include dance, song, poetry and theatre for arts festival; Infecting The City.

20 Jan 2014

Infecting The City Public Arts Festival comes to Mbombela
Infecting The City Public Arts Festival comes to MbombelaArticle

The Africa Centre's Infecting The City Public Arts Festival, which is a highlight on the Cape Town calendar, will be hosted in Mbombela for the first time this year, in collaboration with the Department of Arts and Culture. The festival is taking place in Mbombela's city centre on Thursday, 16 and Friday, 17 January, 2014.

8 Jan 2014

Flea market economy
Flea market economyArticle

The media preview of the Open Design Cape Town conference held Tuesday, 20 August 2013, was organised as a guided fact-finding mission to locations around some the city's public spaces.

Terry Levin 26 Aug 2013

Simon Max Bannister wins prestigious wildlife art award
Simon Max Bannister wins prestigious wildlife art awardArticle

On 3 June 2013, South African artist Simon Max Bannister was named the 2013 David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation's (DSWF) Wildlife Artist of the Year for his large sculpture of three giraffe, entitled Long Journey from Londolozi. The prize giving took place at the Mall Galleries in London.

13 Jun 2013

Art infects the Mother City
Art infects the Mother CityArticle

Cape Town's artists are coming out to play again, and bringing with them friends from other cities in South Africa and abroad. It's time for Infecting The City 2013, the annual free public arts festival that invites ordinary folk to interrogate their city and interact with artists in unusual urban settings.

Lorraine Kearney 6 Mar 2013

Seminar on art in public places at the Infecting The City Public Art Festival
Seminar on art in public places at the Infecting The City Public Art FestivalArticle

The Africa Centre's Infecting The City Public Art Festival, which will be held in the streets and public spaces of Cape Town from 6 to 10 March, 2012, will feature a seminar on art in public places

20 Feb 2012

Arts festival encourages a fresh look at the Mother City
Arts festival encourages a fresh look at the Mother CityArticle

The Africa Centre's, Infecting The City Public Arts Festival, will be held from 6 to 10 March, 2012, and aims to encourage people to see, hear and smell the extraordinary by taking a fresh look at the Mother City, its citizens, and themselves in radically different ways.

11 Jan 2012

Cape Town is a challenger brand
Cape Town is a challenger brandArticle

Speaking at a Cape Town Tourism Brand Workshop held on 17 February 2011 at the Freeworld Coating Design Centre, Cape Town Tourism's CEO, Mariette du Toit-Helmbold said, "We are an emerging player in a league with Melbourne, Rio de Janeiro and Barcelona. We represent possibility, inspiration, freedom, freshness, transformation and a vision for the future routed in an interesting and imperfect past. We speak to the heart."

1 Mar 2011

Infecting The City Festival 2011
Infecting The City Festival 2011Article

The Infecting the City Festival 2011, a project of the Africa Centre, will be held from the 6th to the 10th March 2011, in Cape Town. The festival schedule will be available on the website from 1 February, 2011.

27 Jan 2011

Womb Tide to open at National Arts Festival ArenaArticle

A new production of Womb Tide, will open as part of the National Arts Festival Arena programme, between 22 to 25 June, 2010. It will also come to Cape Town's Baxter Theatre in December.

7 Jun 2010

Three weeks of Andrew Buckland
Three weeks of Andrew BucklandArticle

Multiple-award-winning actor Andrew Buckland is taking to the stage in a three-week season, featuring three one-man plays performed in repertory from 4 to 22 May, 2010, at Cape Town's Baxter Theatre at 8pm nightly.

3 May 2010

Talking Heads at Infecting the CityArticle

The UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) and Cape Town's only public arts festival, Infecting the City, are presenting an event that aims to change minds and lives through the power of knowledge by enabling 100 people to talk one-on-one with a panel of four experts each.

9 Feb 2010

Ingcwaba lendoda lise cankwe ndlela at Artscape
Ingcwaba lendoda lise cankwe ndlela at ArtscapeArticle

Ingcwaba lendoda lise cankwe ndlela, a moving and powerful play by the Magnet Theatre, directed by GIPCA project awardee Mandla Mbothwe, will be at Artscape Cape Town from 10 to 21 February 2010. Told in isiXhosa with English subtitles this professional production explores economic migration and its impact, using traditional story-telling, rituals, song, physical theatre and multi-media.

4 Dec 2009

Call to sponsor Take A Child to ArtArticle

Pieter-Dirk Uys has added his voice to those calling for business to support the Infecting the City 2010 public arts festival. Business sponsors are needed to ensure a successful venture.

18 Nov 2009

Infecting the City 2009 to turn city's public spaces into a theatre for all
Infecting the City 2009 to turn city's public spaces into a theatre for allArticle

“INFECTING THE CITY” (ITC) The Spier Performing Arts Festival, is a festival of provocative new site-specific performance works, presented by The Africa Centre, which will take place in the Cape Town CBD from 21-27 February 2009.

16 Jan 2009

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