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Pablo Picasso’s ‘The Bull’

Pablo Picasso’s ‘The Bull’

Picasso’s drawings of bulls inspired Apple’s famously simple designs      ‘It takes a lot of hard work,’ Steve Jobs once said, ‘to make something simple, to truly understand the

Surfing big waves

Surfing big waves

Business & Arts is a monthly column by Michelle Constant, the former CEO of Business and Arts South Africa (BASA). Imagine this. Mavericks, not the strip joint, but the surf location in Northern

The Cape Town Opera Chorus

The Cape Town Opera Chorus

Established in 1999, Cape Town Opera is the only opera company in Africa with a year-round programme. The award-winning Cape Town Opera Chorus is world renowned, and will return to

Encore: Michelle Constant

Encore: Michelle Constant

Michelle Constant has been the CEO of BASA (Business and Arts South Africa) for the last decade. ‘A personal achievement for me during that time was receiving the French Chevalier

Mi Casa

Mi Casa

One of the country’s most loved house bands over the last decade, Mi Casa will mesmerise audiences at RMB Starlight Classics at Vergelegen Estate this March. In 2011, at a

100 years of Bauhaus

100 years of Bauhaus

In 1919, architect Walter Gropius opened a small school in Weimar, Germany, that soon became a breeding ground for a new aesthetic movement – the first school of modern architecture

Everything fits in the room

Everything fits in the room

After two decades under the successful leadership of Nicola Danby and then Michelle Constant, Business and Arts South Africa (BASA) will be helmed by Ashraf Johaardien from 1 March 2019.

Growing Old Disgracefully

Growing Old Disgracefully

Join international cabaret artist Tonya Koenderman and sassy saxophonist/pianist Connie Bentlage in their hilarious comedy cabaret, Growing Old Disgracefully – a light-hearted, frank look at the funny side of ageing