Art

Top 5 Instagram Posts from Creative Director and Model Josef Adamu
Art, Clothing, Fashion, Influencers, Location, Photography, Self-Starters, Uncategorized

Top 5 Instagram Posts from Creative Director and Model Josef Adamu

Josef Adamu is a prolific creative director, producer and model based in Toronto, Canada. In 2017 he founded a brand by the name of Sunday School (@ssunday.co). The brand focuses on developing and executing creative campaigns and social media management for emerging brands. Adamu tells stories of his experiences as […]

Bicycle Stokvel Empowering The Youth of East Rand Townships
Africa, Art, Events, Joburg, Location, Self-Starters, Uncategorized, Young South Africa

Bicycle Stokvel Empowering The Youth of East Rand Townships

Bicycle Stokvel was established by a collective of passionate youths who share an interesting love for cycling and their immediate communities. It began on the grounds of introducing and further advancing the culture of the arts in the townships of East Rand, Johannesburg. The project was founded to make a […]

Black Queer Identity Explored in House of Realness Photo Series by Sipho Gongxeka
Art, Clothing, Fashion, Location, Photography

Black Queer Identity Explored in House of Realness Photo Series by Sipho Gongxeka

This project began with a casual conversation between myself (Sipho Gongxeka) and Thato Ramaisa (aka Fela Gucci.) We were interested in the role that fashion and clothing plays in queer culture in township communities. Particularly, how certain stereotypes are perpetuated. For instance, how one’s character, masculinity, gender and sexuality can […]

Women and Art – Upcoming Event by HXHJams
Art, Events, Music

Women and Art – Upcoming Event by HXHJams

His and Hers Jams is proud to present the third annual “Women And Art” event that will take place on the 26th of August at the Eyethu Life Style Centre in Soweto. This year’s theme is the powerful and relevant “The People Against Abuse”. The event aims to showcase the best […]

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 […]