Ways of Seeing opens at /A WORD OF ART this Thursday but is a result of a month long, cross-country painting project, called ACRYLICWALLS....

The I ART JOBURG project has come to an end, and has left behind 8 epic, large-scale murals in and around the Maboneng Precinct by some of the world's most admired street artists....

This video features local designers and artists on what it means for Cape Town to be World Design Capital in 2014 and what they think needs to be done in the years leading up to it. ...

On Sunday the 10and5 team with Ricky Lee Gordon (Freddy Sam) from Write on Africa & /A WORD OF ART and some neighbourhood kids & their parents brightened up a wall and left a positive message in Woodstock, all thanks to Dulux. Here are some...

We told you about the Dulux, Write on Africa and Between 10and5 paint day, remember? The weather man says it's going to rain on Saturday so to be safe we're now painting on Sunday the 26th and would love for you to stop by!...

Remember this anonymous tactical ad? In short, this ad was created in a response to Vodacom changing their branding to red earlier this year. Dulux and their agency had no idea who did the ad and said it wasn't them but to celebrate the creativity...

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YkCXZopYyw[/youtube] In 2008 five artists set out on a 9 day road trip to the Transkei stopping off in communities along the way and painting art for the unsuspecting public. This is the short documentary made about their time there. The artists involved are...

Ricky Lee Gordon Most of you know Ricky Lee Gordon as the founder of /A WORD OF ART. Those who didn't know that he is the man behind the scenes have surely seen him around the Gallery in the Woodstock Industrial Centre, clip board in hand, at one of the many exhibitions he curates. At the very least you've received a facebook invite from him to attend Papergirl, The T-shirt show, The Bin R250 show, One night only and the like that /A WORD OF ART has had a hand in organizing. In short, Ricky Lee Gordon is an Artist, Creative director,Curator, Creative Activist and founder of /A WORD OF ART and Write on Africa but nobody can be summed up in a sentence so this is his story.

Granted, it might the South Africa International Young Design Entrepreneur award (that's why it's not so amazing that it's 3 South African's), but it's still a lofty award to be nominated for. The 3 entrepreneurs are: Given Gugulethu Nkuna: After completing a learnership (NQF level 4 Micro...

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