art&culture

Gemma Hart / art&culture / 2 days ago

Turbine Art Fair 2017 // The Red Edifice of Cultural Display

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An iconic red roof rests on brick and mortar in the midst of the bustling city. A mammoth giant. The glass and steel structure extends into ...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 2 days ago

“Our very coming together is political” – Octavia poetry collective

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Poetry offers an avenue for being heard, for travelling through space and time as well as allowing one to construct an understanding of self...

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Unity Skateboarding- the queer Skate Company building a league of rainbow riders

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San Francisco Bay artist, Jeffrey Cheung who is also known as a master of zines, established Unity Skateboarding in February 2017. Southern ...

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Chris Soal / art&culture / 5 days ago

Hasan and Husain Essop – Refuge

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Being 21st century visual artists is a challenge enough on its own! But add trying to tag “ambassador for your faith” on to that and that’s ...

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Abbie Stirrup – entwining movement, performance, design and art

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Abbie Stirrup probes expressive, performance wear as a fashion designer and performance artist. The nucleus of Stirrup’s expression is the m...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 1 week ago

Hello Nice: Natalie Paneng invites you into the world of her alter ego

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"Babes. It is never good to be sour babe. Take the power and don't be sour. Kinda rhymes but not because it should" These are the words o...

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Lauren Opia – taking to the streets of Johannesburg one eye at a time

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The streets of Newtown, Braam, Maboneng and Troyeville carry the mark of Opia and her haunting eye illustrations. Lauren Opia is the 19-yea...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 1 week ago

Katleho Kano Shoro: ‘Serurubele’ poetry collection take off and the writing on the wings

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Writing can take many forms and take people on multiple journeys. South African-based poet, researcher, project manager and content editor, ...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 1 week ago

Combining art and city-making

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Future Cape Town takes on a transdisciplinary approach to research and urban living. In the spirit of this they put together the project Con...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 1 week ago

Adriaan Louw: mirroring moods through film

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"I love the world film creates without trying too hard" This statement by photographer and filmmaker Adriaan Louw explains his expansion ...

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Gemma Hart / art&culture / 1 week ago

Marcia Elizabeth // Capturing Moments of Collective Memory and ’90s Nostalgia

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A saturated mustard yellow surface glistens, punctuated by gleaming circles of a similar shade. A jar brimming with nostalgic gelatinous for...

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Romano Pizzichini: The globetrotting director showcasing the beautiful similarities he sees in all people

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The UK based director known for ‘A Young Summer’s Heart' and the video for ‘Black Crow’ took over my Mac Book screen with his vivid imagery ...

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