Eastern Cape Rock Art, Dating Back 20,000 Years, Is Vanishing

A rich trove of cave paintings in South Africa going back perhaps 20,000 years is being erased. In caves along the Great Kei River and...

Amazing Nelson Mandela Mural Painting is a Work of Love and...

A self-taught local artist - who has created an incredible mural of former President Nelson Mandela, on the library wall of the Winnie Mabaso...

South African Artist’s Exhibition In London Moves Viewers to Tears

Thanks to awesome talent, and the support of friends and strangers, South African fashion designer, stylist and photographer Lebogang Motsagi is living the dream...
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South African Chosen to Curate German Art Event

A South African fine arts lecturer, Gabi Ngcobo, has been selected to curate the 10th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art in Germany. It takes...
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Ndebele Artist in Demand with Global Luxury Brands…and She’s 81!

Eighty-one year old Esther Mahlangu from Mpumalanga, South Africa, has joined forces with BMW in Munich, Germany, for the second time, to refine a BMW...

South African Artist’s JOY Exhibition Opens in London

An exhibition by South African artist Portchie has opened to great enthusiasm at La Galleria Pall Mall in London, UK. The opening night, on 1 September 2016,...
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WATCH Preview of First Matisse Show in Africa, Opening in Joburg

The first major showcase of Henri Matisse's work in Africa opens this week in Johannesburg. The show, "Henri Matisse: Rhythm and Meaning", will be...
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Stunning Sculptures ‘Assemble’ on the Cliffs of Hermanus

Sculpture on the Cliffs is one of the highlights of the Fynarts Festival in Hermanus, South Africa, which looks set to be another fabulous year...
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SA Artists Shine at Joburg Gallery’s New London Outpost

If you're in London, try get to the new Circa Gallery by the weekend to see the brilliant opening show full of South African...
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The SA Artist Who’s Painting Rome’s Tiber

For decades one of Rome's biggest heartaches has been the Tiber - the gorgeous river snaking through its heart has been totally overlooked. Until now,...

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