Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 1 day ago

Keyezua – articulating discomfort to liberate the new generation of African women

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Keyezua is a woman before she is an artist. A woman with womanly experiences in this manly wo...

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Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 6 days ago

Nelisiwe Xaba’s lecture performance Bang Bang Wo

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“Bang bang what?” “‘Wo’ ‘Bang bang wo’. It means ‘help’ in Mandarin,” I explained as we searched desperately for parkin...

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Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 4 weeks ago

Modise Sekgothe // Performance poet, actor, playwright, vocalist, and instrumentalist

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Modise Sekgothe is a multifaceted Johannesburg-based artist with multiple titles. Perfor...

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Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 1 month ago

“We Live in Silence” exhibition by Kudzanai Chiurai

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While assisting on set for a portion of the final instalment of Zimbabwean mixed media artist, ...

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Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 1 month ago

Yuki Kobayashi // the New Gender Bending Strawberry

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Yuki Kobayashi is a Japanese visual and performance artist, who uses his male body to explore gender...

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Hazel Kimani / fashion / 3 months ago

“We’re just a platform for kids in the hood”: Others Concept Space

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They occupy the same streets and have been immersed in the same culture so the delivery of Kagiso Mohlala, Mbuso ‘Moose’ Zulu and Siyanda Za...

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Hazel Kimani / Features / 4 months ago

Langa Mavuso: seeping into the music industry with thick emotion

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“Sometimes I sound like gravel and sometimes I sound like coffee and cream”, said the high priestess of Soul, Nina Simone. Like Miss Simo...

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Hazel Kimani / Features / 4 months ago

The GLO’WUP: the intricacies of being a transgender woman in South Africa

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The harmonies of SZA’s ‘Love Galore’ usher us into the life of Glow Mamiii. The close frame of each video enhance the intimate space that Gl...

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Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 4 months ago

Serge Alain Nitegeka’s Ode to Black

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With wood, cement and light blue, burnt orange and bright yellow paint ...

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Hazel Kimani / Features / 5 months ago

Ncumisa ‘Mimi’ Duma – creative expression through hair

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At the top of a list of powerful black anthems is probably Solange’s ‘Don’t touch my hair’, a song that captures the sacredness of a black g...

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Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 5 months ago

REFUGE – cross-continent stories of resilience

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It is plausible to assume that South Africa and the United Kingdom are vastly different. However during the conceptualisation process for a ...

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Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 5 months ago

Arcade Content – the guerrilla group of film and advertising

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The unconstrained division of Egg films, Arcade Content, includes ...

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