Brent Manikam’s drawings are expressions of emotions ripening into visual stories

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A hand holds out a sprig of flowers. A firm grip, a sad expression, a floral offering… the story of heartbreak told through the prism of a d...

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Discussions on survival as an independent artist in South Africa

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According to the World Economic Forum 15-20 million young Africans are exp...

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Photographer Kader Diaby’s sensitivity towards ephemera

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A sullen look towards the camera, a veiled head….body painted in vertical lines along the edges…underexposure, a small fading —Kader Diaby’s...

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Self-Portraits – The experimental one-night-only-show in Kingston, Jamaica

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In early August of this year, visual Artists Camille Chedda and ...

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Nkgopoleng Moloi / Photography / 2 months ago

Mpumelelo Buthelezi documents Dryhook recyclers and explores the politics of labour

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Cities are complex and incomplete, they have the potential to be key organising units of our time where people, jobs and ideologies are brou...

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Nkgopoleng Moloi / art&culture / 2 months ago

Filmmakers Mtengenya and Mkhabela collaborate to turn words into gentle visual poetry

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"Let us roam with the stars, because they dance around us" this is the start to Nefro Poetess - Episode 1; Guide Me Home. ...

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Nkgopoleng Moloi / art&culture / 2 months ago

The Black Lunch Table – engaging communities through candid conversations

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The Black Lunch Table (BLT) is an oral-history archiving project staged as an ongoing colla...

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Nkgopoleng Moloi / art&culture / 2 months ago

Janiva Ellis’ visceral paintings comfort as well as unsettle

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Transcending both reality and fantasy, Janiva Ellis creates vivid paintings with unconst...

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Nkgopoleng Moloi / art&culture / 3 months ago

Examining Byron Fredericks’ dynamic and relevant paintings

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Earlier this year Byron Fredericks presented his second solo exhibition; ‘Dala what you must', at 6...

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Nkgopoleng Moloi / art&culture / 3 months ago

Sam Vernon’s very suggestive, emblematic images and abstract scenes confront personal and historical memories

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A human body lies covered in what appears to be thick, solid pieces of cutout paper. The body is fully covered; barring from the knee down. ...

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