Author: Palesa Kgasane

Canal View of Battery Park at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town
Architecture, Design

Battery Park: Cape Town’s latest Architectural Development at the V&A Waterfront

dhk Architects’ latest project is an Urban Park at the renowned tourist attraction, the V&A Waterfront, which has historic architectural significance, containing the remnants of one of Cape Town’s oldest structures, the Amsterdam Battery constructed in 1781. In case you were wondering where the names comes from – various elements of the […]

Imprint Bridal Dress by Mzukisi Mbane; Interdependence II by Houtlander,
Design

Design Indaba’s Most Beautiful Object in South Africa 2019 Nominees Announced

Each year, Design Indaba selects prominent members of the industry to put forward their nominations for an object which they feel encompass the pillars of beautiful, innovative, uplifting and functional design. The objects that are nominated range from fashion to furniture and the interactive selection process allows the public to vote […]

Artists: Dineo Seshee Bopape, Billie Zangewa and Lady Skollie whose work forms part of the Mating Birds Vol. Exhibition at KZNSA Gallery
10and5, Art, exhibition

Mating Birds Vol. 2: A Womxn Led Exhibition at the KZNSA Gallery

The late Lewis Nkosi’s novel Mating Birds is the reflective starting point for KZNSA Gallery’s first exhibition of 2019, a curatorial essay based on the effects of the Immorality Acts introduced during colonial and apartheid South Africa. Nkosi’s original novel published in the late 1980s was highly praised internationally but equally […]

Dbongz  Mahlati Street Art Mural
10and5, exhibition, Non-profit, Street Art

BAZ-ART 2019 Theme Looks to Bettering the Future

Creating platforms for emerging and established from South Africa and the world, the Baz-Art Organization is back with its fourth edition of the International Public Art Festival (IPAF).  The international festival invites local and international street artists to create one of a kind street art murals, giving the public a […]