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Desire’s solo homecoming

Desire Marea is no longer in Johannesburg. After living and working in the city for the past five years, the artist recently moved back...

What a time to be queer

In spite of heteronormative and queerphobic barriers South African queer artists are forging their respective paths in the music industry

The Portfolio: Andile Buka

That’s the feeling I get after a shoot, the idea that, when I’m holding film, those are the actual images.

Reimagining family and luxury with FAKA

The duo’s latest video/short film, Queenie, is a kaleidoscopic vision of a slice of queer reality

Mx Blouse and the new-age genre-busters

From the fringes, a different breed of musicians is disrupting established norms

Welcome to the self-love club

FAKA is introducing gqom — most at home on Durban’s dance floors — to a new transgressive set

On The Lists this week: FAKA, Allen Iverson and Koleka Putuma

The Lists are compiled by Friday editor Milisuthando Bongela and arts writer Kwanele Sosibo

FAKA: Making living performance art that flips the script on gender norms

In just one short, event-packed year, this duo has made an imprint on the public consciousness.

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