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Christa Dee / news / 12 months ago

Artists in solidarity with Fees Must Fall

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The Fees Must Fall movement has become one of the most prominent movements of our time, with students calling for free, quality, decolonized...

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Christa Dee / news / 1 year ago

Everything you need to know about Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival 2016

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"Ungaphthelwa Innovation Yako" / "Own Your Innovation" In a collaboration between City of Johannesburg, Tshimologong Precinct and Wits Univ...

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Gemma Hart / news / 1 year ago

The Bag Factory: An artistic alcove of cultural exchange twenty-five years in the making

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Nestled between the edge of Newtown and Fordsburg, the once industrial warehouse now exists as a space of continuous cultural exchange. “You...

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Christa Dee / news / 1 year ago

Wits Silent Protest 2016 – Solidarity | Disruption | Remembrance | Healing

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#SilentProtest #SilentProtestWits #DemandPEP #BreakingTheSilence #1in3 #rememberkhwezi The power of Womxn's solidarity and the power of sil...

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Beth Vale / news / 1 year ago

Party[ing] Politics: East-Side Youth Pre-Gaming the Election

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Dusk falls in Katlehong. A line of cars extends down the Nota street pavement, connecting the provisional barricades to the Hurricanes entra...

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Petite Noir – Future Wave

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The media coverage of last weekend’s South African Music Awards has been dominated by Riky Rick and AKA’s petulant responses to not winning ...

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Ghost Writer / art&culture / 1 year ago

Sosesame Gallery; a critical cooperative injecting new life-blood into SA’s art system.

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Sosesame is the new kid on the gallery block, having opened in Melville in April of this year. The fact that this buzzing cultural precinct ...

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Ghost Writer / news / 1 year ago

Bubblegum Club is hosting DENY / DENIAL / DENIED, the culmination of Roberta Rich’ studio residency at Assemblage

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Artist Roberta Rich has been in residence at Assemblage Studios since February 2016. Her time at Assemblage now culminates with an exhibitio...

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Skattie Celebrates – Spotlight on Rose Gelderblom Waddilove

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Fashion and design website Skattie has been piloting a new way to give emerging artists exposure with their  Celebrates parties. The concept...

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Motlatsi / fashion / 1 year ago

Elle Magazine celebrates their 20th birthday by installing a pop-up office at Bubblegum Club

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Elle Magazine have set up their  #popupoffice at the Bubblegum Club work space.  Throughout the week Elle magazine will be running a virtual...

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Oratile Mashazi / news / 1 year ago

Thesis Lifestyle celebrates a decade in the game!

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Thesis is a Johannesburg institution. From fashion and retail to events and socially oriented initiatives the brand has grown from strength ...

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Oratile Mashazi / news / 1 year ago

Bubblegum Club and British Council collaborate on Connect ZA’s new look, linking the past, present and future

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British Council Connect ZA is a cultural programme working across the UK and SA. They are reimaginging their visual identity with BubblegumC...

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