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Art in the Time of Africa

Art in the Time of Africa

Art in the Time of Africa: A post-colonial gaze on contemporary African art practice, criticism, publishing, theory and philosophy of art, within a Pan-African context, is a one-day colloquium taking

Performances of Memory

Performances of Memory

Onyis Martin, who won a merit award at the 2016 L’Atelier, will be showing his latest solo show Performances of Memory at the Absa Gallery in Johannesburg from 7 August

Banele Khoza: a man to watch

Banele Khoza: a man to watch

With a recent solo show at Zeitz MOCAA, the 2017 Absa L’Atelier Gerard Sekoto Award under his belt and a fleet of taxis covered in his work (as the result

Absa Art Gallery

Absa Art Gallery

About: Banking is not something you usually associate with art – yet, as you walk into the Absa Towers North building in the Johannesburg CBD, you are struck by the

A tribute to David Goldblatt

A tribute to David Goldblatt

An exhibition of David Goldblatt’s personal selection of photographers opens in Johannesburg.      David Goldblatt, South Africa’s iconic documentary photographer has devoted his photography career to observe and document

The Sylt Foundation residency

The Sylt Foundation residency

One merit award winner of the Absa L’Atelier, South Africa’s most prestigious art competition, will win a two-month residency at the Sylt Foundation on the Island of Sylt. The prize includes a

Unpacking social stereotypes

Unpacking social stereotypes

The First Merit Award for this year’s Absa L’Atelier is Ghanian artist Priscilla Kennedy. Priscilla Kennedy (b.1994) is presently studying towards a BA (Fine Arts) at the Kwame Nkrumah University