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 […]
MADE Design has positioned itself as not just another design studio; operating as a boutique agency within the hub of Africa, their design sensibilities and brand work have brought brands to life in the most visually enticing ways. What sets MADE apart from other design studios is their youthful approach to […]
It has been a year since iconic trumpeter Hugh Masekela took his final bow but there is no doubt of his indelible contribution to the local and international music industry as well as equal rights activism through art. Masekela had incredible success during his prestigious decades’ long career – it […]
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 […]
The latest offering from Kwaito and Hip Hop writer-musician Mx Blouse is a bold music video from their new single No Match, released at the end of 2018. Sandi(x)Blouse’s debut EP Believe in Bloom, released in 2017, was a melting pot of different genres, owing to their eclectic taste in music mainly […]
The Asics K.O fashion piece was recently shot in downtown Joburg, telling the story about K.O and welcoming him into the Asics team that was behind the shoot. The shoot was done at an abandoned building in the city. It is a rad fashion / performance piece made up of […]
Bokang Lehlokoe is a fashion blogger who clearly has more than just passion for what she does. One of her major projects is the Beauty Project, which we shall dive in to. She opens up to us about the inspiration for her Beauty Project, why she settled for this idea […]
Adidas Originals: New P.O.D System dampaign Adidas Originals presents the latest iteration of the P.O.D. System. The P.O.D System campaign encompasses a locally produced film and image series featuring Yannick Ilunga and Rochelle ‘RhaRha’ Nembhard. RhaRha is the creative force behind the Noirwave moment, who embodies the campaign’s ethos of […]
10and5 collaborates with local artists to create a series of limited edition merchandise featuring artworks with launch artists Ana Pather, Nico Krijno and Io Makandal.
Tyra Naidoo is a fine artist, model and gallery manager at Eclectica Design and Art. We had the privilege of asking her a few questions about her work. How do you find the difference between creating your own art pieces and being a part of another type of art creation […]
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 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 […]
Everyday is a good day to enjoy art especially if it’s hanging in plain sight. So if you walk through the streets of Johannesburg CBD you have the opportunity to gaze at R1’s 172 chromadek plate installation at the August House, which colourfully brightens End Street in Doornfontein. This art […]
English-born street artist Sonny gives 10and5 a glimpse into his life as an international artist.
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