Afrofuturism addresses themes and concerns of the African diaspora through a figurative science fiction and techno-cultural framework. It has come to be a powerful movement in the art world, we take a look at 6 of the best Afrofuturism artists to keep an eye on.
People: Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum
From a shift in presidency to an exploration of Sarah Baartman’s life at Design Indaba and the black women artists presenting at Cape Town Art Fair, Stefanie Jason recaps on the week that was in the city.
This week Cape Town hosts 7 solo exhibitions, 3 group shows and a creative showcase. Here’s the what, when and where: Tuesday, 22 July Two solo exhibitions open at Blank Projects The Comforter by Wilhelm Saayman “These seven paintings are about the transients of our society: […]
This week you’re completely spoilt for choice with nine different art openings and events all taking place in JHB. So go get your art on.
This week’s art openings and events include: The first full-scale solo exhibition of Niall Bingham, and The Winter Sculpture Fair returns to the NIROX Sculpture Park.