art&culture

Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 3 months ago

Abbie Stirrup – entwining movement, performance, design and art

045A9570.width-1000

Abbie Stirrup probes expressive, performance wear as a fashion designer and performance artist. The nucleus of Stirrup’s expression is the m...

Read More
Christa Dee / art&culture / 3 months ago

Hello Nice: Natalie Paneng invites you into the world of her alter ego

IMG_7065

"Babes. It is never good to be sour babe. Take the power and don't be sour. Kinda rhymes but not because it should" These are the words o...

Read More
Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 3 months ago

Lauren Opia – taking to the streets of Johannesburg one eye at a time

IMG_2592

The streets of Newtown, Braam, Maboneng and Troyeville carry the mark of Opia and her haunting eye illustrations. Lauren Opia is the 19-yea...

Read More
Christa Dee / art&culture / 3 months ago

Katleho Kano Shoro: ‘Serurubele’ poetry collection take off and the writing on the wings

Katleho

Writing can take many forms and take people on multiple journeys. South African-based poet, researcher, project manager and content editor, ...

Read More
Christa Dee / art&culture / 3 months ago

Combining art and city-making

FUTURE CITIES_Lex collage

Future Cape Town takes on a transdisciplinary approach to research and urban living. In the spirit of this they put together the project Con...

Read More
Christa Dee / art&culture / 3 months ago

Adriaan Louw: mirroring moods through film

Adriaan

"I love the world film creates without trying too hard" This statement by photographer and filmmaker Adriaan Louw explains his expansion ...

Read More
Gemma Hart / art&culture / 3 months ago

Marcia Elizabeth // Capturing Moments of Collective Memory and ’90s Nostalgia

DSC_0476 1

A saturated mustard yellow surface glistens, punctuated by gleaming circles of a similar shade. A jar brimming with nostalgic gelatinous for...

Read More
Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 3 months ago

Romano Pizzichini: The globetrotting director showcasing the beautiful similarities he sees in all people

Untitled 3

The UK based director known for ‘A Young Summer’s Heart' and the video for ‘Black Crow’ took over my Mac Book screen with his vivid imagery ...

Read More
Chris Soal / art&culture / 3 months ago

Danger Gevaar Ingozi – A safe space for printing

IMG_20161019_204030

Signs saying 'Danger Gevaar Ingozi' may be plastered everywhere in South Africa, warning people away from potential harm, but as the name of...

Read More
Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 3 months ago

Janelka Lubbinge: constructing synergy with the female form and natural landscapes

1

Lubbinge’s photography is female driven and with her cunning use of nature and the female form she pulls her viewers into a carefully curate...

Read More

Francois Knoetze – Escaping the Frontier

Virtual Frontiers

The immersive technology of virtual reality has world shaking implications. Something as small as a VR headset can destabilize the core cate...

Read More
Christa Dee / art&culture / 3 months ago

Conversationists: ‘One Fish Two Fish Blaue Fish Blue Fish’

Conversationalist

"We live it. We breathe it. We talk about it, because it festers inside our minds and we can't stop...It's an energy. It's an energy that be...

Read More

Sign up for Bubblegum Club reports, news & exclusive invites to our events.