Hazel Kimani / art&culture / 1 month ago

Chimurenga // an astonishing African resource


Extracting from the Afrocentrism of Fela Kuti (and more than a hundred creative writers, photographers and illustrators from Africa and its ...

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The replacement of human artists by machine generated algorithms

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In a rapidly changing digitized world many careers have already seen a death in human occupation, such as quality control checkers in factor...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 1 month ago

Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action // generative archiving and LGBTIQ activism

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Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action (GALA), situated at Wits University, is a centre for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and ques...

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Chris Soal / art&culture / 1 month ago

A Permanent Creation Off the Cuff


The Centre for the Less Good Idea  is a multifaceted platform, with curated seasonal projects twice annually. In addition to this they have ...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 1 month ago

TELFAR x FAKA – exploring gender fluidity through fashion and performance

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The exploration of gender fluidity or genderless garments has come to the fore over the last few years in fashion. Launched in 2005 by desig...

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Ayanda Mazibuko / art&culture / 2 months ago

Lunga Ntila // An unapologetic, opiniated, artistic force

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“My feminism looks like freedom; it is opinionated and unapologetic.” These are the profound words said by design artist Lunga Ntila. She em...

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Film, music and art events to attend in 2018


Get out your diaries. Here is our list of not to miss film, music and art events for 2018: Inxeba (The Wound) is on circuit in South ...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 2 months ago

The Carnation zine // collating floral dreams

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As with most creative collaborations, The Carnation zine was birthed from stylistic play between Jade Paton and Cynthia Fan. Cynthia has bee...

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Chris Soal / art&culture / 2 months ago

Gavin Krastin – The embodiment of unveiling

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Gavin Krastin’s name has been popping up in art circles for some time now, and is often accompanied by shocking titles, graphic images, or s...

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Gemma Hart / art&culture / 2 months ago

Love is a Difficult Blue // Cathartic Moments in Collaborative Practice with Ghada Amer & Reza Farkhondeh


Washes of colour bleed into pools of pleasure. Delicately drawn and intricately articulated. Forms of flesh emerge from thread. The intersec...

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Marcia Elizabeth / art&culture / 2 months ago

Questioning Performance Art and Narrating the Stories of Transnational Africans


Oroma Elewa is a visual and performance artist that identifies as a transnational African. Born in Nigeria, she relocated to New York when s...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 2 months ago

Moving towards city-making outside of design and epistemic coloniality


Born in Luanda in a highly political family, Paula Nascimento had always had a feeling that she would become an architect. She then moved to...

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