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Sarah Koopman

Sarah Koopman

    Idiom restaurant celebrates a decade of excellence with paired wine tasting
    Idiom restaurant celebrates a decade of excellence with paired wine tasting
    On the outskirts of Somerset West, about an hour’s drive out of Cape Town, the Bottega family welcomes old friends and new guests to celebrate the...
    Olive oil production in winter and wine in summer fit together like a hand in a glove
    Olive oil production in winter and wine in summer fit together like a hand in a glove
    Stellenbosch may not be the first place on the list when thinking of world-class olive oil, but at Tokara wine farm on the hills of the Helshoogte...
    Women in tech talk about marginalisation and how to shatter glass ceilings
    Women in tech talk about marginalisation and how to shatter glass ceilings
    Kim Kardashian doesn’t spring to mind when talking about women thriving in the tech world. She should.
    Photography is an endeavour of love for the couple that work and play together
    Photography is an endeavour of love for the couple that work and play together
    “Our aesthetic is rooted in the concept of constructing imagery. We are not documentary photographers – our focus is not to capture a moment, but...
    Trigger warnings are essential and shouldn't be overlooked in film screenings
    Trigger warnings are essential and shouldn't be overlooked in film screenings
    As part of the Open Design Festival, the Black Filmmakers’ Festival held a screening and discussion session in Cape Town’s City Hall, which...
    Fresh approach to women’s liberation: Femme opens up spaces for young women
    Fresh approach to women’s liberation: Femme opens up spaces for young women
    With youth empowerment, gender equality, health education and combatting illiteracy at the core of what they do, Kim Windvogel, Kelly-Eve Koopman...
    The Yearning is ready for round two as it gears up for its second print run
    The Yearning is ready for round two as it gears up for its second print run
    South Africans apparently don’t read, least of all local fiction. But Mohale Mashigo has blown that belief out of the water; she is preparing for...
    Creative Mornings become a wake-up call for innovation, discussion and collaboration
    Creative Mornings become a wake-up call for innovation, discussion and collaboration
    If you’re in the Creative Mornings loop, you’ll know that one Friday a month is guaranteed to start with a new perspective on your own...
    Rapper Dope Saint Jude has found her cause — it's reimagined and redefined
    Rapper Dope Saint Jude has found her cause — it's reimagined and redefined
    As you listen to the opening tracks on Dope Saint Jude’s debut EP, Reimagine, there’s no doubt the Cape Town rapper is doing things on...
    Every child needs a black doll in their collection, regardless of their race
    Every child needs a black doll in their collection, regardless of their race
    “I don’t make black dolls for black children. Every child needs a black doll in their collection, regardless of their race,” says 34-year-old...
    Award-winning winery gets involved in conservation benefiting Southern Africa
    Award-winning winery gets involved in conservation benefiting Southern Africa
    Eikendal Estate, located between Stellenbosch and Somerset, has joined the Peace Parks Foundation initiative which has, since its inception in the...