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.
Bars dedicated to dinosaurs, exhibitions about sex and death, inspirational TVCs by adidas and so much more in this week’s list of all things creative and cool.
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.
Michaela Younge’s felt tapestries explore the psychology of ‘othering’ in folklore and fairytales. Read our interview with the artist here.
Cape Town-based mixed media artist Sitaara Stodel’s highly creative photo-montages, 3D collages and film photographs evoke a passage of time and memories.
Splitting her work up into equal parts conceptual and experimental is what the artist says gives her the drive to keep creating new projects.
Ink, watercolour and gouache bring Tara Deacon’s daily observations to life. Pore over them here.
Warren Editions was the the only print making studio from Africa to participate in the A/EB Fair in NY. We speak to Zhané Warren to find out more about the local printmaking scene.
Artist Mia Chaplin talks about the emotional universality of Edvard Munchs’s work and how it remains a constant source of inspiration.
Time, and how we imagine and inhabit it is something that the multi-media artist is deeply fascinated with. Her work explores the liminal space where contesting narratives intersect with one another.
Ahead of her exhibition ‘No More Worlds to Conquer’ we take a look at Liza Grobler’s immersive sculptural work ‘Barbed Wire Paradise’.
Performing artist Buhlebezwe Siwani talks about the mesmerising impact Diane Victor’s smoke portraits had on her during a high school outing.
For Mandy Coppes-Martin, art is a useful and necessary tool when it comes to engaging with issues of sustainability and humankind’s relationship with nature.