Art

Gert Rautenbach Purveys Emotion Through Pencil Sketches
Art, Cape Town, Design, Illustration, Other, Something Else, Writing

Gert Rautenbach Purveys Emotion Through Pencil Sketches

Gert Rautenbach is an Afrikaans blogger and artist who has taken a foray into pencil art. His concept is simple – he creates simple pencil sketches of everyday objects and experiences. This Cape Town-based artist’s simplistic sketches purvey an unimposing emotional experience. Through the minor colouring combined with simple line sketches, […]

Fak’ugesi African Digital Residency goes Trans-Continental in 2018
Africa, Art, Art Fair, Digital, Digital Art, Events, exhibition, Joburg

Fak’ugesi African Digital Residency goes Trans-Continental in 2018

The Fak’ugesi Digital African Residency, a creative residency to support digital creatives and innovators, has announced its fifth and most expansive artist residency yet. The Residency is running from the 8th of August until the 9th of September this year. Tegan Bristow, Fak’ugesi Festival director, says that this extended Residency […]

Any Body Zine – the DIY publication for movement and dance
Art, Dance, Publishing

Any Body Zine – the DIY publication for movement and dance

“ANY BODY ZINE is a printed and online DIY publication about dance, movement and embodied politics in southern Africa, as well as a dynamic platform to support and nurture independent performers and artists in our community.” South African zines (magazines) and independent publications are creating a space for young writers […]

Bad Paper Provides More Inclusive and Accessible Art
Art, Cape Town, Design, Digital Art, Logo Design, Lookbook, Publishing, Uncategorized

Bad Paper Provides More Inclusive and Accessible Art

Bad Paper, founded in 2016, creates a space for artists where their work can reach its full potential through publications or specific editions. Founders, Ben Johnson (book/graphic designer) and Rodan Kane Hart (visual artist), created Bad Paper to provide an alternative to the gallery system by using multiples as a form […]

Starry 80’s Inspired Shoot
10and5, Art, Photography, Uncategorized

Starry 80’s Inspired Shoot

Starry 80’s-Inspired Shoot Read through this beautiful write-up on Luke Nelson, a South African photographer, where he takes us through his background, inspirations and future aspirations. About Luke Nelson Luke Nelson is a Cape Town-based photographer and filmmaker. He recently shot a starry 80’s inspired campaign for Cape Town-based brand, […]

Bespoke postcards.
10and5, Art, Digital Art, Uncategorized

Bespoke postcards.

Bespoke Postcards by Marolize Southwood This article focuses on a young artist who has embarked on bespoke postcards in her journey of visual arts. Marolize Southwood is a visual artist and 2017-graduate of the Michaelis School of Fine Art. Her final year exhibition, ‘Views. I have windows but I also […]

Ndumiso Nyoni: Motion Graphic Designer
Africa, Art, Design, Digital Art, Illustration

Ndumiso Nyoni: Motion Graphic Designer

Ndumiso Nyoni: Motion Graphic Designer Ndumiso Nyoni is a motion graphic designer and illustrator whose work is a diverse combination of several styles inspired by AFRICAN themes.  About the Artist Ndumiso Nyoni is a Zimbabwean illustrator / motion graphic designer. After completing his studies in Multimedia at the University of […]

‘Re-stitching Culture’ &  ‘DriftArt’ – Exhibitions on at the KZNSA Gallery
Art, exhibition

‘Re-stitching Culture’ &  ‘DriftArt’ – Exhibitions on at the KZNSA Gallery

There are currently two exhibitions on show at the KZNSA Gallery: The first exhibition in the Mail Gallery allows you to take a trip around the world with ‘Re-stitching Culture: Indigenous Dolls of South Africa, Australia and Canada’.  Encountering Countenance, ‘Re-Stitching Culture’ reclaims traditional practice, explores health and well-being, and […]

AMY BRAAF – DREAMER, WRITER AND ARTIST
Art, Photography

AMY BRAAF – DREAMER, WRITER AND ARTIST

A self-proclaimed “half child, half ancient”, Amy Braaf is a qualified filmmaker whose passion for visual documentary spills over into her love of photography. Travelling through Asia with only a backpack and her camera, she has documented the sights and experiences of her explorations in countries such as Vietnam, Japan […]