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Phola Phola by Jesi Townsend
Featured, Music

New Kid on the Block: Phola, Phola

South African producer and rapper Phola, Phola has been honing her craft for the past two years and now that she’s about to make her commercial debut with her first project, an EP, it’s time we listen and pay attention.

Imagination Nights at the Hub@Goethe
Business, Events

Imagination Nights at the Hub@Goethe

The Goethe-Institut’s Imagination Nights are closely tied to the Hub@Goethe mentorship program for cultural and creative entrepreneurs. Participants get the chance to present their business idea to the wider public and choose the topic and format themselves.

Keith Henning’s Dick Lamp; a Bad Paper edition
Art, Design, Featured, News

Keith Henning’s Dick Lamp; a Bad Paper edition

Explorations with Keith Henning into phallic ceramic lighting Keith Henning’s latest creation is a glazed earthenware, powder-coated mild steel (base) & brass (bracket)  standing lamp. The designer and founder of the clothing label AKJP, known for its asymmetric silhouettes and graphic prints recently presented a departure from his wearable ranges. […]

Afrigarde | Ndebele-inspired adornments
Africa, Art, Design, Fashion, Featured

Afrigarde | Ndebele-inspired adornments

 Afrigarde is a collection of multi-functional ranges of Wearable Art, which can be used as Interior or Fashion Design products. The Afrigarde pieces, created by Maria Uys, look equally good adorning your body as they do decorating your wall. The pieces that make up the Afrigarde ranges are bold, yet […]

Creator – The New Mobile Network for Curious and Creative Individuals
News

Creator – The New Mobile Network for Curious and Creative Individuals

Data continues to be one of the biggest obstacles facing South African creatives, something Creator aims to change. Creative Nestlings strives to close the gaps between opportunities and obstacles facing young creative minds across Africa, with the Creator mobile network being their next big project. Along with offering affordable voice […]

Samson Kambalu | ‘Nyasaland Analysand’ |
Africa, Art, exhibition, News

Samson Kambalu | ‘Nyasaland Analysand’ |

Nyasaland Analysand is Samson Kambalu’s second solo exhibition with Goodman Gallery. For this exhibition Kambalu draws on his Malawian upbringing surrounded by syncretic cultures to produce work that celebrates and interrogates the practice of integrating Western influences into local traditions and customs. Kambalu works with site-specific installations and films to […]