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NAC Rosemary Mangope National Arts Council

The National Arts Council welcomes a new dawn

The National Arts Council (NAC) launched its new strategic approach to funding recently at an event held at Constitution Hill. The event was attended by arts stakeholders, influencers and various thought leaders. Central to its new strategic realignment is imperative to be adaptable and relevant

Dr Same Mdluli

Encore: Dr Same Mdluli

Dr Same Mdluli is the manager of the Standard Bank Gallery, a position she took up earlier this year. She has a PhD in Art History, which she completed in 2015. Mdluli has worked as an art teacher (while completing her Master’s in Arts and

Dr Same Mdluli

Looking towards a more inclusive future in the arts

Being at the helm of one of the country’s most important non-commercial galleries can be a daunting task, but it can also be an exhilarating experience. It’s been just over four months since Dr Same Mdluli took on the role of manager of Johannesburg’s Standard

Thami Mnyele

30 Years: Thami Mnyele Fine Arts Awards

Presented and hosted by the City of Ekurhuleni, the annual national Thami Mnyele Fine Art Awards (MFAA) is a contemporary fine art competition that caters for artists of all ages, from all over South Africa, producing artworks in various media. In addition to the overall

Dr Same Mdluli

Dr Same Mdluli, taking the art world by storm

At 33, NAC Council member and Chairperson of the Visual Arts Panel, Dr Same Mdluli has achieved what most people only dream of achieving in a lifetime. This dynamic, bold and fiercely intelligent young woman is in the process of blazing trails for young artists

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