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Artscape Women’s Humanity Arts Festival 2016

The 10th Artscape Women’s Humanity Arts Festival takes place from Thursday, the 4th to Wednesday, the 10th of August 2016. Sixty years after 20000 brave...

SACO to Host Domain Workshop in Mpumalanga

As of 18 August 2016, the South African Cultural Observatory (SACO) and the Department of Arts & Culture (DAC) will host a series of domain...

Arts

New Spaces for a New Art Generation

Mary Corrigall reflects on an exhibition which saw the collaboration of art galleries catering for art graduates Not all artists blossom in the first years after graduation. In...

Politics of Photography Exhibition

40/40: Politics of Photography at Market Photo Workshop The Market Photo Workshop, a leading photojournalism training space, in partnership with Soweto based Black Ink Arts and the...

Gallery 2 Exhibits Passage

Passage - A movement from one place to another. A process of passing from one condition or stage to another. A path, channel or duct...

!Kauru Contemporary African Art Project

!Kauru Contemporary African Art Project presents Being and Becoming: Complexities of the African Identity, a contemporary art exhibition at UNISA Art Gallery, Pretoria from 25...

Culture

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....

Marimba & Steelpan Festival 2016

We are Africa: Africa unite for peace and friendship from Cape to Cairo Education Africa in partnership with Tom Newby School in Benoni will present...

Music

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...

Pumeza Matshikiza Shines with Radiant Promise

An extract by Dominic Fyfe, producer of Pumeza Matshikiza’s latest album, Arias. Among the many South African singers of quite exceptional talent who have risen to international...

Cape Town Opera shines at Belvedere

Cape Town Opera puts on a terrific show at the 35th International Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition finals. Saturday, 2 July, an electric occasion for...

Triple Bill of Proudly SA Short Opera Stories

Cula Mzansi! - Sing South Africa! From 16 to 24 June 2016, Gauteng’s most vibrant opera company will present three 20-minute contemporary operas in Cula Mzansi. The...

Lifestyle

Tropical Thanda Island

Thanda Island is the magnificent beach residence of the Swedish entrepreneurial and philanthropist couple Christin and Dan Olofsson Situated within southern Tanzania’s Shungi Mbili Island Marine Reserve, this...

PPC Imaginarium Awards 2017

A Call to Entry for South Africa’s Biggest Art & Design Prize Following the resounding success of the PPC Imaginarium Awards 2015/16 - where a...