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The recently launched Cape Town art event, That Art Fair, hopes to nurture and invest in emerging talent, writes Nobhongo Gxolo. The co-founders of the now defunct Bell-Roberts Gallery in Woodstock, husband-and-wife team Suzette and Brendon Bell-Roberts, started the quarterly arts publication Art South Africa as a response to the lack of conversation around and about the

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Last year Guild design fair made its debut as the first international design fair in Africa. For all its  controversy,  Word Design Capital held in Cape Town in 2014, helped generate global  awareness  about the city and its design talents and  fostered  a great deal of publicity for the Guild design fair. Although expectations of attendees around a debut show are

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Sea Point swimming pool will play host to an aquatics carnival this weekend, which it is hoped will become an annual event. One of the City of Cape Town’s flagship facilities is partnering with Western Province Aquatics to host an aquatics carnival on Sunday 1 March 2015. The Sea Point swimming pool, which has recently undergone extensive renovations, will be the venue

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Jou Ma Se Comedy Club has evolved into The Cape Town Comedy Club Cape Town’s only dedicated comedy club, situated at the Pumphouse at the V&A Waterfront, has changed its name from Jou Ma Se Comedy Club to The Cape Town Comedy Club. Only the name will change, and founder and co-owner Kurt Schoonraad assures patrons that they can expect the same quality of

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That Art Party headlined by Brother Moves on, is in Mail & Guardian's round-up some of the country's hot-ticket events. Catch the 48-member Miagi “New Skool” Orchestra’s Celebrating South Africa’s 20 Years of Democracy tour. The orchestra will be conducted by Tshepo Tsotetsi and the young South African conductor from the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra, Brandon

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From doodles to full-scale book projects, these young graphic designers bring their talents to this year's Design Indaba Expo as Emerging Creatives. Design Indaba’s lineup of 40 rising talents for the 2015 Emerging Creatives programme at Design Indaba Expo includes a bunch of graphic designers with a nous for populist product development.They are all illustrators –

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The Galileo Open Air Cinema presents The Rocky Horror Picture Show on the croquet lawns at the V&A Waterfront tonight, Thursday 26 February. You are encouraged to dress up according to the theme, and will be treated to a special performance by drag artist Sasha Le Strange. Can we hear you say Sweet Transvestite? Taking the sub-culture scene in Cape Town by storm,

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Leaders of South African design were honoured in Cape Town last night at the third-annual Southern Guild Design Foundation Awards. Held during the opening of GUILD international design fair, the awards recognised the industry’s top achievers for leading the way in local design and innovation. A total of six designers were given top honours under the categories

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Radical white students played an important role in opposing apartheid and paved the way for Cosatu, writes Gavin Evans. THE NEW RADICALS: A GENERATIONAL MEMOIR OF THE 1970s by Glenn Moss (Jacana) I first met Glenn Moss 32 years ago at the Johannesburg offices of Work In Progress (WIP), the political magazine he founded and edited. My aim was to get my honours

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Cape Town’s third annual Art Fair opens Thursday 26 February to Sunday 1 March. Director of the Basel art fair Marc Spiegler was quoted (in the Artsy editorial) as saying “We are not like a flea market on steroids; we don’t just rent square meters”. The same can be said of Cape Town’s third gallery driven Art Fair.  Spiegler is one of the international

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