Taking place on Saturday, 29 February is UMI: Our Music Festival – a micro music and lifestyle festival that will be hosted at Victoria Yards, transforming the space into a creative funhouse of music, film & art.
The Arts Weekend, a series of public events – talks, readings, exhibitions, and performances, including two world premieres – will feature the work of the 2018−2019 protégés of the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative with their mentors.
The Lampost Luminaries fellowship is aimed at supporting previously disadvantaged womxn to gain industry training and experience to launch their professional careers and make their mark on the narrative shaping visual storytelling.
After years of the launch of Americanah, streaming service HBO will be adapting the novel into a TV series.
WeWork, the world’s leading coworking company, has officially launched its third location in South Africa.
Art Battle was created in 2001 in New York City, with the first event on the Houston Street thoroughfare, where interested people poured in to watch six artists ‘throw down’ in black and white as they created an artwork, in one, quick, 90-minute round.
Time of the Writer is one of the largest and longest-running literature festivals in Africa. Over the years, it has hosted a wide variety of internationally-acclaimed thought leaders – such as Zakes Mda and NoViolet Bulawayo.
Lady Cynthia Tait (1894-1962), a proficient botanical illustrator with a passion for South African flowers is currently being celebrated at a special exhibition in the Richard Crowie Hall in Kirstenbosch until 15 March 2020.
Design Indaba’s yearly lineup is a highly anticipated event on the creative calendar. Having established itself internationally as one of the premier multidisciplinary programmes in the world, it consistently draws the globe’s luminaries to its stage.
Set annually on the banks of the magical Breede River, about 23km outside Swellendam in the Western Cape, Up the Creek is the second longest-running outdoor music festival in South Africa, it offers attendees an experience like no other.
Her upcoming talks will take place in two parts, with the first half devoted to the green revolution, while the second half will focus on new directions for food and how this megatrend will shape us.
Hosted by the Radisson RED Hotel V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, #REDexperiment 2.0 is now open for entries and is offering creatives the opportunity to design the hotel’s new staff uniform, which includes a T-shirt, a cap and a long-sleeve jacket.
The Art Fair recently announced the participating exhibitors in its eighth edition, taking place from 14 to 16 February 2020 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. They will once again offer a unique cross-section of the art market, representing the forefront of contemporary art globally.
The Stellenbosch Triennale takes place from 11 February to 20 April 2020.
The initiative aims to assist independent artists with creating world-class content and ensuring it is distributed globally – all while retaining ownership of their creative works.