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Nolan Oswald Dennis on South Africa’s shattered dreams and the future

Dennis’s first solo exhibition maps out and rejects SA’s popularised social fictions.

Shabaka Hutchings: UK saxophonist in tune with SA’s top brass

The frontman of award-winning UK jazz band Sons of Kemet is in SA to play & record with touted jazz artists. He caught up with the Mail & Guardian.

Turiya Magadlela: Art born of shared pain and pantyhose

This year's winner of the FNB Art prize talks freedom and fragility ahead of her exhibition at the FNB Joburg Art Fair, titled "Imihuzuko".

August House: The home of Jozi’s rising sons and daughters

Officially relaunching during this Art Week Joburg, the artist’s residency is full of history and a place for those long on vision but short of cash.

Bokani Dyer takes on the world

Through history and genres, pianist Bokani Dyer's latest album "World Music" explores an almost limitless landscape of sounds.

Travel: From rough farm to lap of luxury

Kurland has the feel of an English garden until you look beyond to the fynbos and mountains.

Massive attack: Joburg art collective gears up for Ghana

With a bit of crowdfunding and a large gathering of multidisciplinary artists, JHB Massive looks to make an impact at Accra's Chale Wote art festival.

Our pick of Oppikoppi’s hottest acts

From jazz and house to hip-hop, we highlight some top music acts at Oppikoppi 2015.

Boudoir beatmakers: Music that creeps out from behind the curtains

From GinaJeanz to Card on Spokes and Indigo Reign, we've interviewed four musicians, who have given M&G readers a free download of their craft.

2015: The year in music videos … so far

From Hiro Murai's thermal visuals for Earl Sweatshirt to the vibrant black and white shots for Mbongwana Star, here are 10 mind blowing videos.

Kanda Bongo Man’s revolutionary sounds travel to SA

Ahead of his Nu World Festival show, Kanda Bongo Man talks on why South Africa holds a special place in his heart.

Artist Raél Jero Salley is present in the passing moment

Artist Raél Jero Salley says the ability to create and imagine the future enables us to overcome the obstacles before us.

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