City announces appointment of World Design CEO

The City of Cape Town has announced the appointment of Alayne Reesberg as the Chief…

Urban Design Framework for The Fringe

The City of Cape Town is calling on interested parties to comment on the final…

UCT Summer School – The urban food system

WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO FEED A CITY?  Understanding the Urban Food System- coordinated by…

Grapes with a scorpion’s sting

In an unlikely arid part of the Cape, a vineyard with a long witblits tradition…

You don’t need an ironic T-shirt to walk on the wonderful Cape Town side

"I’m not sure if it’s my imagination or not, but it feels as though Cape…

UCT Summer School – Celebrating the Kirstenbosch Centenary

Celebrating the Kirstenbosch Centenary, coordinated by Professor Brian J. Huntley, Department of Botany, UCT, and…

Art: Cannibals’ Banquet

With uncanny and sometimes harrowing grace, recent Michaelis Art School graduate Isabelle Grobler plumbs her…

TripAdvisor Coup for Cape Grace Hotel

The annual Tripadvisor Traveler’s Choice Awards have begun being announced for 2013, starting with the…

Theatre: Three Little Pigs

Animal Farm meets Reservoir Dogs in The Three Little Pigs, a taut psychological thriller. The…

Art you can wear on your neck

L'MAD's first collection features 10 silk scarves featuring artwork from established and emerging South African…

Chic shirts that are right on the button

The bluecollarwhitecollar brand is about distinctively designed shirts that draw inspiration from the past reprts…

SA artist’s official portrait of Kate gets mixed reviews

Kate Middleton may be putting on a brave face, but the Duchess of Cambridge claims…

Cape Town prints 4th Green Map

"I am thrilled to see it there and it looks great! ! very exciting.... yeah!…

‘Searching for Sugar Man’ – Nominee for a Bafta & Oscar

The much-lauded music documentary ‘Searching for Sugar Man’, about American singer-songwriter Rodriguez, has been nominated…

Beefing up the burger

Long popular in South Africa, in the past few years burgers seem to be having…

Kalahari Karoo Blues a Must See!

David Kramer's Kalahari Karoo Blues at the Baxter, running till 19 January, is sensational.  This…

The Parlotones @ Kirstenbosch 13 January

The time has come for The Parlotones to fly the SA flag on a global…

Innovation + Education = Cultivation

For Hemporium’s Tony Budden, having his dream realised of cultivating industrial hemp as a sustainable…

Kaapse Klopse still march to their own beat

Some say it's about culture. Others believe it's a ticket to debauchery. But the Cape…

Music: Arno Carstens

For one of South Africa's most successful rock musicians, Arno Carstens's career has been strangely…

2012: Foodies’ favourites

For well-known South African food writers and restauranteurs, 2012 was a good year for food.…