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The List: Things to do, watch and learn

We round up the best online entertainment and activities to keep you busy this weekend

The Virtual Lists

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Old artistic forms find new mediums in uncertain times

Music, art and theatre are moving online as cultural workers adjust to lockdown

The Weekend Guide

For good vibes and an arts fix, don't miss the events ranging from gallery exhibitions to music concerts on our weekend gig guide

The Portfolio

"The photographs in the series act as a symbol of, or a witness to, the economic imbalance that exists in contemporary South Africa, where people increasingly inhabit contrasting economic realities."

‘Soft Architectures’ leaps between mediums and modes

Soft power is often felt and almost always unseen. As a concept introduced by Joseph Nye in the early 1980s, soft...

The fiction, fantasy and horror of ‘Joburg Selected’

The solo show by Sam Nhlengethwa explores the many sites and scenes of the city, caught in a loop of ambition and horror

Jozi’s must-try art galleries

There’s no Table Mountain in Jozi, but there are amazing art spaces

David Goldblatt has died

The renowned photographer passed away in the early hours of Monday morning.

Colouring the white cube

Grada Kilomba’s work traces the history of the black diaspora, exploring difference but also finding sameness

Black doctor, white cube: ​Same Mdluli

"I definitely wanted to be in a space of curating as a tool to tell visual stories but I also felt like I needed a lot more theoretical backing.”

​Poignant images from postcolonial diasporas

The Goodman Gallery's second edition of 'South-South' floods the senses when it comes to scale.

Africans in America opens at Goodman Gallery

Opening of In Context: Africans in America at Goodman Gallery Johannesburg, November 17 2016.

The Brother Moves On: Mourning Nkush in a befittingly spectacular occupation

Mthembu offers little explanation: "This is not a, ‘we give you our cultural capital’. This is ‘are you credible enough to have this conversation?’."

David Goldblatt’s landscapes of high voltage

Never obvious, photographer David Goldblatt’s landscapes are elegiac, silent – and monumental, writes Melvyn Minnaar.

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Surviving the tobacco ban

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Smokers hold thumbs for cigarette ban to be lifted

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Covid-19: Outlook on the economy, politics and labour

Old Mutual had experts unpack the effects of the pandemic and provide practical tips on how to deal with the financial impact of job losses and salary cuts

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