Rapper Gigi LaMayne discusses the challenges of being a woman in hip hop ahead of her performance at this weekend’s Basha Uhuru Freedom Festival.
Author: Louise McCann
Ahead of this weekend’s Basha Uhuru Freedom Festival in partnership with Nando’s, we catch up with singer-songwriter Nonku Phiri.
Ahead of this weekend’s Basha Uhuru Freedom Festival in partnership with Nando’s, we catch up with Cape Town emcee Dope Saint Jude.
We speak with artist Kilmany-Jo Liversage about her global works, and her triptych dedicated to late sex worker, Nokuphila Kumalo. Read the QnA here.
Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi’s ‘Heroes’ series is about complicating the idea of who and what a hero is. Read our interview with the artist here.
Wayne Barker’s beaded ‘paintings’ dazzled at the recent Art Paris Art Fair, inspiring us to look through recent and past works. Check them out here.
We speak to Cape Town-based artist Cinga Samson about the young man in ‘Diced Pineapples’ and what it’s like to be working on a new solo in Umtata.
We speak with Cupido about his first large-scale installation for Nando’s Orpington and his latest solo exhibition.
Since his days as a detained political activist, Xolile Mtakatya has grown and grown as an artist. We speak to him about his process and career so far.
We caught up with Nkoali Nawa, miner turned artist, to speak about his artistic process, his journey so far and his work with the Nando’s Art Initiative.
Karen Cronje made the huge leap to becoming a full-time artist just three years ago. We catch up with her ahead of her solo exhibition, Surface Tension.
Artist Swain Hoogervorst stumbled into a tropical jungle in Central America in 2012 and attributes the roots of his botanical abstracts to this experience. Read our interview with the artist.
In ‘Drilling for Water’, Tamlin speaks out about water scarcity issues in a series of beautifully abstract Half Squares. Read our interview with the artist.
Playing around with colour and texture, the artist’s focus is mainly on portraiture and still lifes, which blends in a degree of abstract.
Ahead of her exhibition ‘No More Worlds to Conquer’ we take a look at Liza Grobler’s immersive sculptural work ‘Barbed Wire Paradise’.