HERITAGE: Museums crumble as government goes awol

If people without knowledge of their history, origin and culture are like a tree without roots, as activist Marcus Garvey said, we should be acutely concerned ...

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South South celebrates African art

While South South is partly an online community, it’s also a fair

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ART: Bitterkomix and the censorship redux

Conrad Botes and Anton Kannemeyer’s Bitterkomix has always sparked controversy. Graham Wood discovers that the freshly launched 18th edition and the acclaimed ...

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SHOPPING: Festive fun and artwork

Some SA creativity to boost spirits

Strauss & Co’s year-end auction goes virtual

From Sunday November 8 to Wednesday November 11, Strauss & Co is having a live virtual auction of art, decorative arts, jewellery and fine wine

Setting the Johannesburg Art Gallery record straight

Joburgers love a Johannesburg Art Gallery rumour. Jillian Carman knows a thing or two about the cultural institution and weighs in

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ART: It’s not about the size

Events to diarise, big and small

Must-see local artists

Two local online art endeavours to take note of

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Art world’s new normal

Covid-19 has led to a different approach to auctions, writes Mary Corrigall

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Fancy a museum visit?

Thanks to the team at top local auction house Strauss & Co, you have an opportunity to "visit" some local cultural institutions you might not have been to ...

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The rise of SA’s tattoos industry

The perception of tattoos has changed in SA. So has the industry. Michael Schmidt inks a tale of its development

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Rolex Arts Weekend: paying a visit

Setumo-Thebe Mohlomi unpacks how a recent international showcase in Cape Town highlighted the importance of mentorships

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ARCHITECTURE: South Africans shooting the lights out

Joburg-based architectural practice Counterspace will be designing this year’s Serpentine Pavilion in London

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Catch the Investec Cape Town Art Fair

Weekend treat for Cape Town art lovers

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Through the eyes of Santu Mofokeng

Graham Wood looks at the life of one of SA’s most important photographers

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An art exhibition to catch

So spectacularly cast and crafted are artist and jeweller Nic Bladen’s latest botanical sculptures that it’s hard to believe they’re not nature’s work

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