“When I draw a picture or I make a graphic composition it needs to tell a story. The story doesn’t have to be complex but at the same time the artwork cannot simply be a pretty picture with no meaning. “- Illustrator Bale Legoabe talks to us about her artwork.
Ahead of this weekend’s Basha Uhuru Freedom Festival in partnership with Nando’s, we catch up with singer-songwriter Nonku Phiri.
For Youth Month, we interview 10 art stars part of the ‘internet generation’ about their work and what it’s like to be young in South Africa. Here’s part one.
Ahead of her first solo exhibition ‘Cupcake Collection’, we chat to Johannesburg-based illustrator Gemma Bortz about her creative career to date.
Watch Ghana-US singer Jojo Abot take to the stage with friends and fellow musicians Koek Sista and Sho Madjozi at Glory in Melville.
Photographer Tatenda Chidora visits the neighbourhood fashion designer Nao Serati was raised to create the latest installment of the 10and5xLampostRISE series.
‘the atelier’ in 44 Stanley is a custom framing workshop, special editions printing studio and bespoke art bookstore, all rolled into one space. It’s open to the public, and the large glass windows provides a glimpse into a masterful world.
Simon and Mary is the soon-to-launch millinery brand that pays tribute to a family’s history of the finest millinery traditions, values and craftsmanship.
Studio Studio is the just-opened stills and film studio space of photographers, Chris Saunders and Justin McGee. We chat to Justin and Chris about their space, which is fast gaining a reputation as the hottest new place in town.
Daleahs Eatery in Braamfontein is the ideal place for a lunchtime meeting. The casual atmosphere and tasty food have quickly made this little New York-style bistro into a daytime hit.
Register for the next instalment of CreativeMornigs Johannesburg, here acclaimed theatre practitioner Jemma Kahn will talk about ‘play’. It’s free.
Kerry Friend is an Executive Creative Director at digital agency, Hellocomputer. We followed her around to learn more about her, and why she’s dominating in a male dominated industry.
Mainstreetwalks and AREA3 are opening up the streets of inner city Johannesburg with free guided public art walks through the CBD.
The first Turbine Art Fair kicks off tonight at the beautiful Anglo Gold Ashanti Turbine Hall in Newtown Johannesburg, and will run over the weekend (26th – 28th July).
StartupCherry in Johannesburg is a specialist training service that focuses on the ‘science of startups’. They help people become successful Self-Starters, by giving them the specialised skills and knowledge to be able to transform their ‘aha moment’ into a functional and lucrative business. Startup Cherry will be hosting a […]