Tonight is the Joburg opening of the Broken Monsters Charity Art Show sponsored by Nando’s, and you’re invited.
Author: Louise McCann
Pages torn from Lauren Beukes’ latest novel ‘Broken Monsters’ have been transformed into imaginative artworks to raise funds for local NGO Book Dash.
Incredible South African fine art beading studio Qubeka Bead Studio wowed visitors at last week’s 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in London.
For this unconventional art sourcing initiative, a curator and her team head off on a monthly ‘chicken run’ in search of pieces for the Nando’s Art Collection.
Liza Grobler recently returned from installing ‘Honeydew’, a 2.6 x 5.15 m Half Square installation at Nando’s West Loop in Chicago’s Gallery District.
The Nando’s Arts Initiative is an Ubuntu Award finalist at the Loeries.
Striking at first glance, Maurice Mbikayi’s artworks become even more intriguing as you discover they’re made from fragments of thrown-away technology.
We catch up with John Murray about what his portrait and abstract work has in common, his process of “action and reaction”, and about being restless and constantly thinking of different ways to paint.
We catch up with artist Audrey Anderson on city pace versus internal perspective and on her gradual personal discovery of the Joburg CBD and how it has allowed her the freedom to choose a direction and destination.
Artist Kilmany-Jo Liversage’s current focus is on large-scale, graffiti-style portraiture. We take a closer look at her distinctive style, her predominantly female subject matter, and her unique process of “ordered mark-making”.