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"☯" for Future Positive (Spraypaint and acrylic on canvas)

Featured: Black Koki

  One look and it’s immediately clear that Cape Town based artist, illustrator and designer Black Koki lacks nothing when it comes to the imagination. Employing a mix of traditional and modern techniques, his work is filled with curious-looking characters layered with symbolism. To create it, he either works independently […]

Something New! Group Show

Something New! Group Show

  Side Street Studios‘ is focused on supporting the local art scene in Cape Town. The company offers affordable studio spaces around Woodstock for up and coming artists. Since the sale of the Woodstock Industrial Centre, these spaces are much-needed by the young design/art community.   A group of these ex-WIC […]

BANKSY Choose your weapon 2010

34 FineArt – Outside

34 FineArt wants you to go Outside. Catch its Urban Contemporary group exhibition between 25 October and 19 November which will showcase some of the world’s best Urban/Street artists.

Love and Hate's PASTE in Woodstock

PASTE: Love and Hate Studio

eLLo and black koki, two artists with backgrounds in various art disciplines and design, founded love and hate in 2004 as a platform to showcase new work, collaborate in different fields, curate productions and to direct creative projects.

Wolves T-shirt Collection

Wolves T-shirt Collection

Wolves along with Wrigley’s 5 Gum have launched a limited edition T-shirt line featuring original artwork by 20 different local artists and designers.

Art work by Linsey Levendall. Image by Jonx Pillemer ©

An update on PASTE.

PASTE. a street art exhibition curated by SJ Artists and 10and5 has been going up all over Cape Town over the last few weeks. Shani (of SJ Artists) has been keeping a diary of the goings on:

Your portrait drawn here

Your portrait drawn here

You can now get your portrait drawn by awesome artist/illustrators 351073 and black koki. See their newest project, Your Portrait Drawn Here, here. :p Find them at the You & Me & Everyone We Know Market on Saturdays at the Labia Theatre on Orange Street in CT.

LOVE AND HATE in Hamburg

LOVE AND HATE in Hamburg

LOVE AND HATE was very busy in Europe earlier this year with exhibitions in the Netherlands and Germany. The first was as part of the South African group show FOR THOSE WHO LIVE IN IT: popculture , politics and strong voices. For interviews with the artists involved see this previous […]

Verb exhibition launches at THE STREET in Joburg

Verb exhibition launches at THE STREET in Joburg

After an incredibly successful launch exhibition at the Wessel Snyman Creative Gallery in Cape Town, Verb is moving its exhibition of limited artist series skateboard artworks and screenprinted posters to Joburg. The exhibition features the works of 12 prominent as well as up and coming South African artists and a […]

Verb Poster Exhibition

Verb Poster Exhibition

For those in Pretoria and Joburg, head to Menlyn Mall or Cresta shopping centre on the 5th of June to view a collection of hand screenprinted posters by SA artists for Verb.

Nothing is Everything exhibition by Word of Art

Nothing is Everything exhibition by Word of Art

Word of Art hosts another group exhibition title Nothing is Everything on the 15th of April to 15 May 2010. It’s held at the Woodstock Industrial Centre and features artists Murray Turpin, Louis Minaar, Dathini Mzayiya,Hein Coetzee, Kudzanai Chiurai, Senyol, Faith47, Black Koki, Ree Treweek, 351073, The Gugulective and Lindsey […]

RamFest Murals

RamFest Murals

Creative Agency Word of Art collated the artists to do the murals at the recent Ramfest Cape Town event. Check out some more pics after the jump. Artists featured are Bison, Black Koki, 351073, Freddy Sam and Bruce Mackay.