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Bag Factory Artist Studio exhibition Candice Allison

The Bag Factory: a home for new and innovative visual art

Keeping a nonprofit organisation (NPO) afloat is no easy task, especially in the realm of the arts. Funding is a constant challenge, and managing the day-to-day administrative and programming tasks can take its toll. Still, there are a number of South African arts-centric NPOs that

Kim Berman

Finding Voice by Kim S. Berman

Kim Berman, the author of the fascinating and inspirational book Finding Voice, is the well-known founder and executive director of Artist Proof Studio (APS), a community-based printmaking centre in Newtown, Johannesburg, and an associate professor in the department of Visual Arts at the University of

Concerts SA

Submit your Music Tour Funding Application to Concerts SA today

Planning a music tour but unsure how to fund it? Apply to Concerts SA’s Music Mobility Fund which will select new projects to support in February. Applications Deadline: Sunday 4th February 2018.      This tour support mechanism offers opportunities for professional South African musicians

Zikulise enriches community

Zikulise Community Upliftment Project is a nonprofit company dedicated to the upliftment of the unemployed and impoverished community in Empangeni, KwaZulu-Natal. The grant funding approved by the NAC for 2017 assisted Zikulise in providing seven young, unemployed individuals valuable income-generating skills training in textile and


20 years of enabling the arts

In 2017 the National Arts Council (NAC) celebrates 20 years since it was instituted, and over the years has seen how the local creative community come together to form a dynamic industry. Creative Feel spoke to CEO of the NAC, Rosemary Mangope, about this important

ACT partners with MySchool

ACT Partners with MySchool for Arts Funding Initiatives

The Arts & Culture Trust is partnering with MySchool for arts and culture funding initiatives The Arts & Culture Trust (ACT), South Africa’s premier independent arts funding and development agency is partnering with MySchool to extend support for the extend support of arts and culture

ACT and Nedbank Funding makes an Impact

Arts and culture organisations, associations, cooperatives, networks, individual artists and practitioners have until 31 March to apply for funding. The Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) Professional Development Programme, funded by the Nedbank Arts Affinity, is designed to support the development of a reliable, sustainable and

Inforgraphic about NAC's 2015 Successful Sponserships

NAC Funding Outcomes 2015/16

The National Arts Council (NAC) of South Africa has awarded grants of more than R17 million to 279 applicants from all of South Africa’s nine provinces. Individuals and registered arts organisations involved in theatre, dance, music, visual arts, craft, literature and multi-discipline have received funding.

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