“My hair is an extension of who I am.” We catch up with Kwena Baloyi – one of 10and5’s Creative Womxn 2017 – as she shares the story behind her crowning glory, her hair.
Rooftop parties, artist studios, vinyl digs and more. We take a tour of Joburg’s latest venue, Joziburg Lane – No One Eloff.
As the National Arts Festival comes to a close, we wrap up the event by catching some of the highlights in video. Check it out here.
It’s almost time for our annual Youth Month series, Bayeza – 10and5 Top 10! This year we’re honing in on dialogue; between peers and intergenerationally. Check out our trailer video here.
Three new crowd-funded and collaborative films are bringing to light the margins of the mainstream in South Africa. Check them out here.
Watch Ghana-US singer Jojo Abot take to the stage with friends and fellow musicians Koek Sista and Sho Madjozi at Glory in Melville.
Yswara Tea Room’s Swaady Martin takes us on a walkabout of the tea room, and speaks about best brews and tea drinking culture across Africa.
A new documentary ‘Uprize!’ takes an in-depth look at the period that shaped the youth of the 1976 Soweto uprising.
We recently attended the first annual Natural Hair and Beauty Festival. Check out our interviews with the festival founder and attendees.
The latest in our ‘Making’ series sees a studio visit to Mema Designs, the creators of magical designer lighting fixtures. Give it a watch here.
10and5 filmmaker Marius Gerryts went through to AfrikaBurn 2017 to capture a few of the most impressive artworks on film. From giant snails to UFOs, watch our video here.
Lorenzo Plaatjies is a digital artist and developer from Johannesburg. We spent the day following him around the city to get a better idea of his process.
We paid a visit to Breezeblock, a new go-to brunch spot situated in the artistic neighborhood of Brixton.
We spent some time at the home studio of illustrator Jess Jardim-Wedepohl to better understand her approach to the craft and where she gets her inspiration.
For #GraphicArtMonth, we sat down with Banele Khoza to talk about fine art and illustration and how he’s found a niche in merging the two.