Fnb Jo'burg Art Fair

Creating a broader art scene

Fairs such as Art Joburg and Latitudes are giving a diverse range of artists greater representation

Rookie review: I’m made out of plastic here

"Whoever is in charge of regulating the temperature probably knows that my plastic would melt in a warmer setting".

Limits and freedom of non-free art

The Joburg Art Fair has evolved in the last decade, but the question is: Have they gone far enough?

Where there’s an ironclad will, there’s a way for Alatise

Creative polymath Peju Alatise wraps her art in folklore and hard-hitting symbolism

#CulturePop: Making noise and staying relevant with Fade and ‘Pound Cake’

What's happening in the world? Get your pop culture fix with #CulturePop.

Art and about: 10 art fairs not to miss

With the local art fair season about to kick off, we highlight some of the country's – and Africa's – most happening visual art events.

Creative Showcase: A studio visit with Ruann Coleman

A weekly round-up of South Africa's creative community and projects by Between 10and5.

Art fair creates a unified front for South African art

The FNB Joburg Art Fair did not just bring dealers, collectors and curators together, it also made waves on the international art scene.

Art fair: Anthea Moys tests the limits

Artist Anthea Moys challenged anyone and everyone to sit down across the table from her and engage in a physical manner at the FNB Joburg Art Fair.

Rubbish puts art in its place

?Kenyan artist Cyrus Kabiru transforms trash into wearable art pieces that turn heads.

Ponte City and the urban myth

Mikhael Subotzky's book collaboration with Patrick Waterhouse, showcases a visually rich and complex history of the iconic Jo'burg building.

FNB Art Fair: Lagos looks are deceiving

Five photographers look at Africa's changing traditions and history, questioning the images' relationship to supposed truth and inherent fiction.


From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it