South African illustrators Maaike Bakker, Sebastien Quevauvilliers, Jade Klara, Nanna Venter and Lorenzo Plaatjies team up with MRP to create a new line of limited edition artwork t-shirts.
Person: Maaike Bakker
Life in the big city got you down? Back your bags, hop in the car, and escape the hustle for a while.
This week in Joburg is jam packed with exhibitions, creative events and the like. We’ll be hosting a workshop at the Act | UJ Creative Conference, checking out some group exhibitions and collaborating in a zine making residency.
We’re kicking off Graphic Art Month 2016 with an awesome retrospective with Pretoria-based illustrator Maaike Bakker.
Take your pick of live performances, cartoon exhibitions and film screenings happening in Cape Town this week.
The Bright Night Project envisions a group exhibition spotlighting 20 South African artists, with an opening “blackout event” held in the dark.
This week’s creative events and art openings include 3 group shows, 2 solo exhibitions, the first in a series of creative talks, and 2 performance-based pieces.
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. […]
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.
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.
In a super colourful edition of Oh Wow! we’ve got some beautifully illustrated GIFs of Setswana names, a video series paying tribute to the creative talent in Port Elizabeth and haunting, pastel coloured acrylic paintings. ONE – Illustrated GIFs depicting the ABC’s of Setswana Names by Thandiwe Tshabalala. Also […]
Today, in the spirit of collaboration, we’re taking a look at creative duos. Covering the fields of photography, fashion, design and illustration, we’ve put together a list of 14 of our favourite local creatives who are doing good things in pairs.
‘Gravity’ is an all-female illustration show featuring work by Dani Loureiro, Cassandra Johnson, Maaike Bakker, Nina Torr, Mariette Bergh and Tess Metcalf.
In this week’s art openings fashion meets art for a collaboration between two boundary-breaking dames of their respective fields.
Cape Town is fairly quiet on the art front this week, so you have no excuse to miss out on Gravity, A Visual Exploration at Salon 91 or Per-Anders Pettersson’s new book launch.