Currently completing his degree in architecture, Selwyn Steyn, 22, is a Pretoria based artist who works in a multitude of mediums, and makes use of the intersection between architectural theory and current art theory as informants in his work.
The 2019 Creative Conquerors chose a location in and around Johannesburg CBD and added their creative touch to curate signature urban art installations.
He makes use of the low angle perspective to convey a sense of monumentality to his figures. To add more depth to his work, he creates a narrative to link it to literature, history and poetry.
Entrants were asked to submit work to the theme Cultivating Culture and were challenged to explore the characteristics that determine their personal and social identity: their own unique culture –within a South African context.
The gorgeous designs that give The Lalela Scarf such vibrant appeal have been created using Lalela learners’ original artworks. It is a sustainable cycle of life-changing art.
We were proud to see three of our Artist Acceleration and Exposure Programme artists namely; Lunga Ntila, Cole Ndelu and Keneilwe Mokoena showcase their work at these prestigious art fairs.
Four young emerging creatives have been announced as the winners of the first Clout Designers’ Industry Days Fired Up By Nando’s.
Fumani Khumalo is a Johannesburg based artist and art director at Native VML. He was also one of Design Indaba’s Emerging Creatives for 2019.
Raji Bamidele, Nkhensani Rihlampfu, Winifrid Luena and Phoka Nyokong, were the top winners at the lavish event that took place at the Absa Dome, Cape Town, during the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Alecia Van Rooyen is an upcoming artist whose work takes a critical view of how humanity perceives the human body.
Selected from the group of artists exhibiting at the 2019 UNDERLINE show, Kgomotso has collaborated with Devil’s Peak to create a limited edition beer can featuring his work.
LATITUDES Art Fair has invited five African artists to create limited edition artworks, which will be sold as part of the LATITUDES VIP Programme.
#GalleryOfChampions sees the commissioning of five South African up-and-coming artists who have completed three illustrations each – of South African Rugby players.
The show is the largest Kentridge exhibition held in Africa in over a decade. The exhibition at Norval Foundation is accompanied by a concurrent exhibition at the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA), entitled: “Why Should I Hesitate? Putting Drawings to Work”.
Lebo Thoka focuses on various motifs to raise awareness of the rampant issue of gender-based violence in South Africa.