Gemma Hart / art&culture / 2 days ago

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


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


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


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


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


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


"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


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


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


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


"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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