Ghanaian American artist Abena Koomson on life, art and the unifying power of Afrobeat originator Fela Kuti's music.
SA's Breeze Yoko and the UK's Mary Evans chat to us about their work and the state of African art ahead of their group show "Towards Intersections".
From The Mzanzi International Culinary Festival to the third Turkish Film Festival, we've rounded up this week's not-to-be-missed events.
Legendary talk show host David Letterman ended his 33-year career with a show that featured the likes of President Barack Obama and Jerry Seinfeld.
Praised by Susan Sontag and WG Sebald, Krasznahorkai's fans include a film director whose life's mission is to bring his novels to the screen.
The works of SA Pavilion's artists Mntambo, Lewis and Gunn-Salie bring the country's past and present issues into sharp focus at Venice Biennale.
The western producer of this bustling new project eschews the respectful approach to African music - and it's all the better for it.
We look at the eight South African films that are hoping to make a mark at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.
Since the 1960s there has always been plenty of flesh at Cannes. As the red carpet is rolled out, Peter Bradshaw awards his own Palme Phwoar.
Charlotte Higgins talks to Venice Biennale director Okwui Enwezor about Marxism, bigotry and how Rolls-Royce sponsorship squeezes into the mix.
The guitarist, who was hospitalised in April for a few days after suffering from dehydration related to diabetes, has died in Las Vegas.
From comedian Chris Forrest's show, "Who’s Your Daddy?" to a weekend of Africa day celebrations, here's our round-up of not-to-be missed events.
Fox captures the bitterness about the treatment of Boer women and children in Lord Kitchener’s concentration camps - under his Scorched Earth policy.
George Miller's post-apocalyptic classic has ended up defining a new, quirkier alternative to the Hollywood mainstream.
Adrian Searle embarks on a long walk to enlightenment at this year's compendious Venice Biennale.
From actor Terry Pheto making her producer debut at Cannes to a Twitter catfight and Prince's reaction to Freddie Gray's death, here's our round-up.