Tracing the use of green in the works of contemporary artists, writer Sandiso Ngubane sees the hue as a colour for expressing the issues we face today.
People: Athi-Patra Ruga
Gabriella Pinto sits down with visual and performance artist Athi-Patra Ruga ahead of the artist’s solo exhibition ‘Queens in Exile’.
Cape Town photographer Jody Brand visits artist Athi-Patra Ruga ahead of his solo exhibition, titled Queens in Exile.
Ahead of his upcoming solo, Athi-Patra Ruga invites us into his studio to talk about drag, exile and including queer icons and womxn in our history. Photographs by Jody Brand.
Ahead of his upcoming solo exhibition, performance and visual artist Athi-Patra Ruga shares a breathtaking trailer of his ‘Queens in Exile’ film.
The Mother City has a gallery for every kind of artwork. We’ve summed up a few Cape Town Art galleries with the help of our fave illustrator, Jonny Smith.
Didn’t make it to the Cape Town Art Fair? Here’s a glimpse of this year’s highlights in pictures.
Parodying false markers of nationhood in South Africa and the feminine construct in the eyes and laws of men.
From one of SA’s best expressionist painters to killer lineup of artists speaking about their work, here’s what Cape Town has to offer this week.
Whatiftheworld’s current group show explores what is alien to us – biologically, psychologically, socially, personally and politically – and examines how we might better read bodies not our own.
Chris Saunders teamed up with the Ribane siblings on a beautiful shoot, Birthday Girl covered a Grizzly Bear song and Jumping Back Slash has a new EP out plus we take a peek inside the new issue of iJusi mag.
We’re saying Oh Wow! a day early ahead of the long weekend (yay!) and we’ve put together a jam-packed edition to see you through.
A tapestry still in progress, a new range of colourful patterned furniture, a photo story inspired by Emojis, a new music mix and loads more in today’s Oh Wow!
#INDIEChannel Volume 15 is an emotionally charged documentary-style short film in which artist Athi-Patra Ruga shares the motivation behind his work.
‘Uncertain Terms’ is a visually rich and captivating group exhibition at Whatiftheworld, showcasing the work of 14 artists from across 4 continents.