With Cape Town Art Fair just around the corner, we’ve sifted through the diverse and far-reaching programme to highlight a few of the artists whose work we’re most excited to see.
People: Kirsten Sims
Gazing at Kirstin Sims’ new works, we become voyeurs peeking into the lives of others in settings that bewilder and surprise.
This week Cape Town is showing off. On the cards is the International Jazz Festival, stand-up comedy and film screenings – get involved.
Heading to Cape Town these holidays? We asked local creatives to let us in on their favourite things to do and places to go in the Mother City.
Kirsten Sims’ new solo show at Salon 91 is based on ‘real’ (read: mostly imagined) moments that provoke the feeling of being somewhere yet nowhere at the same time.
This week we’re saying Oh Wow! to some uber colourful illustrations, a selection of hand-cut collage portraits and an in-studio music performance.
Characterful pictures of school kids in East London, a brand new music release from a psych trio and Drone Society shot by Kristin-Lee Moolman.
The things we’ve collected in today’s Oh Wow! include: the covers of classic books reimagined, mirrors used in land art installations, and a photo series examining the ‘performance of self’ through hairstyles.
Last month we hosted a one-night-only illustration exhibition and print sale titled “You Draw Like A Girl!” to conclude our annual Creative Women interview series. This show featured works by a line-up of 10 fantastic local female illustrators. If you couldn’t attend, you can now buy the prints online at Superbalist.com. […]
We’re getting lost in an archive of important moments in history, gaping at a 1600 sq ft chalk mural and looking at some gorgeous, whimsical paintings.
Thanks to everyone who came through to our “You Draw Like A Girl!” illustration show and print sale yesterday evening at Beijing Opera. Here’s a first online look at the artworks.
Today we’re looking at a couple of odd and wonderful photographs, dreaming about imaginary travel destinations and going back to the future (and everywhere inbetween) with some fascinating illustrations. ONE – Johno Mellish launched a new site and along with it, revealed some fantastic new images. TWO […]
We’re doing it again! The second in our series of affordable art sales takes place in exactly one week’s time – Thursday, 4 September 2014 – in Cape Town.
Today we’re looking at an ethereal beauty editorial and some sneak peeks from the next Tow Aways film photography zine, while listening to the ambient self-produced debut single by Mind Pool. ONE – Julia photographed by Travys Owen with hair and make up by Laura Kingma. […]
This week Cape Town hosts an exhibition celebrating wool, an exhibition celebrating paper, the opening of a group show of student work, a talk on ‘Nollywood’, and a performance piece. Here’s the when and where: Tuesday, 24 June The Winter Wool House opens at InAwe Stays […]