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Gallery2 Presents ‘Kindle’ Exhibition

Gallery2 presents Kindle exhibition on Thursday, 6 October 2016. 35-year-old Paul Senyol was born and lives in Cape Town. He has been studying art since...

Arts Alive International Festival Heritage Weekend

Arts Alive Festival 2016 celebrates September as Heritage Month and brings Joburg audiences a weekend of musical bliss. Rock, Reggae, Hip Hop, Kwaito, Jazz, House,...

Arts

Sasol New Signatures 2016 Winner Zyma Amien

Cape Town-based artist, 54-year-old, Zyma Amien, has been announced as the winner of the 2016 Sasol New Signatures Art Competition for the incredible mixed...

Four Female Muses Who Shaped Henri Matisse

The female figure dominated Matisse’s work, and here are four key women whose likenesses are featured in the Rhythm and Meaning exhibition in its...

Three Barclays L’Atelier Merit Award Winners

Does it matter who is speaking? Onyis Martin of Kenya has won one of three merit awards (a three-month Bag Factory residency) at the 2016 Barclays L’Atelier...

Gerard Sekoto Award Winner Matete Motubatse

Matete Motubatse has been awarded the Barclays L’Atelier Gerard Sekoto Award and a three-month residency at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris for his video Moya. Motubatse is...

Culture

Arts Alive International Festival Heritage Weekend

Arts Alive Festival 2016 celebrates September as Heritage Month and brings Joburg audiences a weekend of musical bliss. Rock, Reggae, Hip Hop, Kwaito, Jazz, House,...

South African Dancer is New Rolex Protégé

Londiwe Khoza, a South African Dancer, is new Rolex Protégé. Every year, seven highly gifted young artists from around the world are chosen to join one...

Marina Magalhães Unpacks (UN)BRIDALED

Brazilian-born dancer and award-winning choreographer, Marina Magalhães, speaks about the thinking behind (UN)BRIDALED. 'As far back as I can remember, I’ve have always loved dance. Dance became almost like...

Africa Rising at Monash South Africa

May 25, 2016 saw higher education institute Monash South Africa (MSA) celebrate the day with an eclectic Africa Day festival on its Roodepoort campus....

Music

Bright Young South African Talent at Joy of Jazz

Nomfundo Xaluva and Lindiwe Maxolo are the bright young South African talent at Joy of Jazz, hosted by Standard Bank at the Sandton Convention Centre from 15...

Gauteng Big Band Jazz Festival 2016

Celebrating six years of the Gauteng Big Band Jazz Festival Big Bands provides unique opportunities for young musicians to play together, broaden their repertoire and...

Showtime with Hazel Feldman

Founder and Director of Showtime Management, Hazel Feldman: one of the first women in the male-dominated entertainment industry and the biggest producer of local...

Polar Music Prize 2016

Celebrating the power and importance of music Every year the Polar Music Prize awards two Laureates in order to celebrate music in all its various forms and to...

Lifestyle

Meet World-Renowned Chef Jan Hendrik

Meet world-renowned chef Jan Hendrik. The first South African Michelin Star chef and owner of Restaurant JAN in Nice, where winners of the #explorecreativefrance competition will have the...

An Intensity of Looking

Award-winning photographer, Paul Samuels, speaks about the worldwide exhibition of his Edenvale series as 'an intensity of looking'. Paul Samuels completed his Fine Arts degree in 2012,...