“There’s a 99% chance you’re still wearing the wristband from your very first RAMfest.” Your festival of choice reveals more than you think.
Series: List Wednesdays
Our top 10 picks out of the 60 contemporary African artists exhibiting in New York City from 6-8 May.
South Africa is home to countless rappers and emcees, many of whom are pioneering the genre of hip hop on a growing local level.
In all shapes, sizes, styles and colours, we take a look at a collection of imaginative characters dreamed up by local illustrators.
New streetwear brands are popping up all over the local scene, prompted by the desire for personal expression and individuality.
It’s been a great year for local music. From garage rock and ambient electronica to self reflexive hip hop, these are the artists you should be listening to.
South Africa is home to a lot of great graffiti. It’s in our streets, on our trains and even on our timelines. Here are 10 Instagram accounts of some of the best local graffiti writers to follow.
Swapping gallery walls for computer screens and paint for lines of code, these South African artists use the web and tech as their medium.
From outer space (and other dumb ideas) to Lady Skollie’s ‘Kiss & Tell’ and writers weighing in on a new South Africa, these are 8 podcasts worth subscribing to.
Ahead of the Street Food Festival in Cape Town on Sunday, we’ve put together a list of tasty (but inedible) creations by local creatives. Feast your eyes on embroidered fruit, illustrated breakfast and clay interpretations of bagels.
What does Young South Africa look like? Instead of trying to define it, we’re taking a celebratory approach with a colourful, curated trip across the country through the bright eyes of young SA.
Our final list as part of Photography Month is a forward looking one focused on long-term and ongoing photographic projects – some of them have just begun, others have spanned entire photographic careers and a few are now complete.
A meditation on light through the eyes of local photographers, ordered from AM to PM to show light in a few of its infinitely varying stages and forms.
We’re turning an eye towards nine of the local faces we’ve been seeing a lot of lately to show how different photographers capture different aspects of their personalities.
They may be young, but these 9 photographers have vision, ambition and distincly recognisable styles – we’re excited to see what they’ve got in store for us next.