Tag: South Africa

Fak’ugesi African Digital Residency goes Trans-Continental in 2018
Africa, Art, Art Fair, Digital, Digital Art, Events, exhibition, Joburg

Fak’ugesi African Digital Residency goes Trans-Continental in 2018

The Fak’ugesi Digital African Residency, a creative residency to support digital creatives and innovators, has announced its fifth and most expansive artist residency yet. The Residency is running from the 8th of August until the 9th of September this year. Tegan Bristow, Fak’ugesi Festival director, says that this extended Residency […]

#ShaveToRemember: How an iconic hairstyle is inspiring  a generation to bring Mandela’s values to a divided world
Advertising, Campaigns, Ogilvy

#ShaveToRemember: How an iconic hairstyle is inspiring a generation to bring Mandela’s values to a divided world

Ogilvy Johannesburg, in partnership with Philips and The Nelson Mandela Foundation, conceived a way to turn Mandela’s legacy into a tangible action that anyone can make their own. #ShavetoRemember is an invitation to all people in South Africa and beyond, to find the Mandela within them by getting his iconic […]

“Things even Gonzalez can’t fix” – a riveting memoir by Christy Chilimigras
Books, Featured, Publishing

“Things even Gonzalez can’t fix” – a riveting memoir by Christy Chilimigras

Christy Chilimigras’ shockingly brilliant and brutally funny debut memoir, “Things even Gonzalez can’t fix”, was recently launched to critical acclaim. It is the story of a 24-year-old Greek South African girl, “growing up in Johannesburg in a space of pure chaos, raised by two addict parents. In reality, Christy, otherwise known […]

‘Re-stitching Culture’ &  ‘DriftArt’ – Exhibitions on at the KZNSA Gallery
Art, exhibition

‘Re-stitching Culture’ &  ‘DriftArt’ – Exhibitions on at the KZNSA Gallery

There are currently two exhibitions on show at the KZNSA Gallery: The first exhibition in the Mail Gallery allows you to take a trip around the world with ‘Re-stitching Culture: Indigenous Dolls of South Africa, Australia and Canada’.  Encountering Countenance, ‘Re-Stitching Culture’ reclaims traditional practice, explores health and well-being, and […]

un•earthed: Teaser Video
Animal, film, Non-profit, outdoor, Video

un•earthed: Teaser Video

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/25315198[/vimeo]   An entirely independent film crew are busying themselves on the production of the official feature documentary called un•earthed exploring potential hydraulic fracturing in South Africa. Shooting has commenced in South Africa and, in June 2011, the crew will spend time in the United States in search of more […]

Latest design showcase from VISI magazine
Art, Interiors, Product Design

Latest design showcase from VISI magazine

Greeting cards with a difference. Growing Paper produces handmade cards with a twist: the paper used for the greeting cards is embedded with flower seeds. So, you can plant your card in a sunny spot, water it and watch your written words come to life. The handmade paper is made […]