art&culture

Christa Dee / art&culture / 3 months ago

BORN::FREE Next Steps // a powerful poetry exchange

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Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful. This quote by poet and author Rita Dove encapsulates the feelings that Belind...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 3 months ago

Meëk: aspiring to create the future of art

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Abi and Claire Meekel present under the collective Meëk. They have swiftly become a feature within the South African art scene dabbling in v...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 3 months ago

DANDANO: an online platform focusing on African film and music

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DANDANO is a digital platform that focuses on highlighting the incredible work of African filmmakers and musicians. With the aim of presenti...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 3 months ago

The Seppis – Two lovers. One vision

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The Seppis is a collective consisting of married couple, Seemaa Allie and Taariq September. The Cape Town based collective toil together in ...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 4 months ago

Cale Waddacor: breathing new life into analogue photography with the platform DEAD TOWN

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DEAD TOWN is a platform aimed at highlighting the work of contemporary analogue film photographers in South Africa. It focuses on a wide spe...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 4 months ago

Olivia Mortimer: Thinking about the female gaze in film

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I feel like I’ve always known Olivia, if knowing her from the age of 7 is counted as always. After not seeing each other for nearly three ye...

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Gemma Hart / art&culture / 4 months ago

Jéad Stehr // FUTURE 76

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Born at the turn of the century, eighteen year old chocolate-ice-cream-eating and mom to seven cats, Jéad Stehr captures her reality through...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 4 months ago

Vivien Kohler: the power of dreams

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"Growing up on the Cape Flats I often found myself living amongst the residue... Whether it was commercial, industrial or social detritus, i...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 4 months ago

‘I still love you when I’m dreaming’ – a photographic series by Katya Abedian

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Katya Abedian first came to my attention after Rookie Magazine published her work earlier this year. The 18-year-old artist blew me away wit...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 4 months ago

Multidisciplinary “Plastic artist” // An interview with Haythem Zakaria

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Now 33 years old, visual artist Haythem Zakaria grew up in the north east of Tunis in a town called La Marsa. "It is a very beautiful town w...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 4 months ago

Seth Pimentel: exploring dark fantasies through experimental illustrations

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22-year-old illustrator Seth Pimentel, aka CAT FAP, sat casually in the winter morning sunlight resting his arms on his legs in the courtyar...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 4 months ago

Cahil Sankar: making waves with documentary photography

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Cahil Sankar has gained popularity with his vivid motion blurring band photography. Sankar shoots interchangeably between digital and analog...

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