South African multimedia artist, gender advocate and now 2019’s Standard Bank Young Artist Award winner for Visual Art, Gabrielle Goliath, brings her new work, This song is for… to Johannesburg.
An audacious three genre performance is coming to Artscape led by 2019 Standard Bank Young Artist for Jazz, Mandla Mlangeni, featuring the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra and the Gugulethu Voices
Collaborations are a key standout feature of festivals, allowing for unique pairings that might not otherwise be seen. The Standard Bank Jazz Festival in Makhanda is one of the few
The sixth SAJE Jazz Festival is a three-day event that brings the best South African and international talent in the jazz world to two fabulous venues during Jazz Appreciation Month
NZLEE Productions presents Ashalin Singh in Ashraf Johaardien’s award-winning play Salaam Stories directed by newcomer Niquita Hartley under the mentorship of Standard Bank Young Artist alumna and Naledi Award-winner Jade
2019 marks 20 years of Vuyani Dance Theatre (VDT), which will be celebrated through the campaign #Vuyani20. VDT is the only full-time, black-founded dance and theatre institution and company to
Everard Read Cape Town is proud to present Hide by Brett Murray. This is the acclaimed satirical pop artist’s first solo exhibition at the Cape Town gallery. Offering a fresh assortment
The RapidLion South African International Film Festival is where all filmmakers from Africa, the African diaspora and BRICS countries showcase their best work and find ways to lead each other towards
Since its inception almost four decades ago, one national award has come to be regarded as the ultimate accolade for young South African arts innovators on the cusp of greatness.
Mandla Mlangeni, Kitty Phetla, Megan-Geoffrey Prins, Amy Jephta and Gabrielle Goliath to join the honour roll of alumni at NAF in 2019. Since its inception almost four decades ago, one
Dark Cell features two Standard Bank Young Artist Award recipients for Dance, Themba Mbuli, Fana Tshabalala and Thulani Chauke, who join forces to reimagine Mbuli’s Dark Cell, which has already toured 10
Jazz music handsomely rewards great individuality, but as a the democratic process incarnate in music, jazz also demands a strict ability to collaborate. The 21st edition of the Standard Bank Jazz
2018 has been a great year for Thandi Ntuli’s career so far. She started the year as the 2018 Standard Bank Young Artist (SBYA) for Jazz, a title that brings
Bassist, composer and 2017 Standard Bank Young Artist for Jazz, Benjamin Jephta, will be taking to the road with the support of Concerts SA in anticipation of the release of
The National Arts Festival’s Executive Producer and its Artistic Committee have finalised their selections for the 2018 Festival and shows headed for the Main Programme stages are being announced as
Weaving together an abstract narrative of personal experiences and histories, Igshaan Adams’ work questions the self and his ‘hybrid identity’. His Standard Bank Young Artist Award for Visual Art 2017
Known for her ‘titillating and seductive theatre’, Jemma Kahn has been recognised for her inimitable contribution to the industry with the 2017 Standard Bank Young Artist Award for Theatre.
Standard Bank Young Artist for Theatre 2018 returns to the POPArt Theatre for the final performance of In bocca al lupo in Johannesburg. It’s been an incredible journey for artist
Meet the 2018 Standard Bank Young Artist Award recipients. These are six of the brightest young creative talents working and living in South Africa today. Now in its 36th year,
Meet the 6 talented Standard Bank Young Artists (SBYA) for 2017 and their numerous achievements so far Over a period of 36 years, 150 exceptionally talented, young South Africans have
Local and international dazzling jazz acts from around the globe: here are some of the highlights that the programme for this year’s Standard Bank Jazz Festival has to offer in Grahamstown.
The hounds of winter may be upon us, but Standard Bank Joy of Jazz 2015 will herald in the spring from 24 – 26 September with a blazing line-up. This
Standard Bank has renewed its commitment to jazz by signing a new three-year sponsorship agreement with Africa’s premier jazz festival Standard Bank Joy of Jazz; extending its 16-year relationship with
In celebration of our Africa theme, we asked Hazel Chimhandamba, Senior Manager of Group Sponsorship at Standard Bank, a bit more about their pioneering role in the arts in Africa.
A giant red door stands in front you and above it are the words ‘Free Portraits’ aglow in the evening sky. On a dark day as the sun sets and
A Standard Bank Young Artist Award (SBYAA) is almost inarguably the greatest tribute the South African arts industry can bestow on an artist. So it is understandable that artists spend