Blessing Ngobeni, a little-known artist living in downtown Johannesburg, has shot into the public eye after winning the Reinhold Cassirer Award for 2012. Started by Nadine Gordimer in honour of Cassirer, her late husband, the award recognizes excellence in visual art and provides an opportunity for career development for an artist whose life circumstances make the ordinary steps of artistic progress possible.
Following its overwhelming success in June this year the organisers of the popular Zabalaza Theatre Festival are now calling for applications and auditions for its 2012 season which will take place at the Baxter Theatre Centre from 17 to 30 March next year.
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Standard Bank has won the Leadership in the Arts award at the inaugural CNBC All Africa Business Leader Awards (AABLA)
The Faculty of the Arts, Tshwane University of Technology has a part time lecturer position available on the Arts Campus, Pretoria.
Wits School of Arts / WitsMusic and Wits Theatre present The Mary Rörich Scholarship Concert.
Requirements for INFECTING THE CITY
The 2012 Standard Bank Young Artist Award winners were announced in Johannesburg last night, hosted by Standard Bank.
Sello Pesa, Vaughn Sadie and William Kentridge at Istanbul International Contemporary Dance and Performance Festival iDANS 05: At Work.
Five respected members of the South African arts community will serve on the National Arts Festival's Artistic Committee.
AN EXCITING NEW FUSION OF FOOD, FOODIE AND FOOD MOVIES AT THE FREEWORLD DESIGN CENTRE
Flatfoot Dance Company is holding auditions for professional dancers for 2012.
Could you be the one South African to be chosen to work with Kevin Spacey in Jameson First Shot? Winners from South Africa, USA & Russia of Jameson First Shot will receive a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to direct Kevin Spacey and work with his award winning production company
The Baxter Theatre Centre is calling for applications from young SA actors, from anywhere in the country, who wish to audition for the Brett Goldin Bursary.
Due to generous funding support from the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund, ASSITEJ South Africa is able to advertise the following posts for 2012:
The University of Cape Town announces the winners of the Donald Gordon Creative Arts Fellowships, to be taken under the auspices of the Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA).
Thriving art career through Sasol recognition award.
Jonathan Shapiro's Mandela Opens 3 July 2011 at The South African Jewish Museum.
The African Arts Institute kicks off a unique series of events featuring an all-Africa line-up at popular Cape Town venues from 29 July to December.
Kylie Minogue is extending the South African part of her "Aphrodite Live" 2011 World Tour with ONE more show at Sun City on July 10.
Severa Rech Cassarino, an established fine artist and art teacher, will hold a workshop for budding and experienced artists at Origins Centre in July.
The University of the Free State hereby invites artists to submit proposals for the Lotto Sculpture-on-
The June issue of Art South Africa celebrates paper: paper and design, paper making, printing, paper in three dimensions, drawing on paper, artists' books, and more
The Durban International Film Festival has finalised selection for this year's edition of Talent Campus Durban (22-26 July).
The Fugard Theatre Studio hosts the first Silent Revolution Winter Jazz Series from 7-9 July.
The Sibikwa Arts Centre, an NGO based in Benoni, seeks to employ an Artistic Director to take over from the current Director.
Yet another Grahamstown National Festival of the Arts is upon us, and Sibikwa Arts is waiting to unleash two powerhouses of talent.
Michelle Shocked celebrates 25 years as "The Campfire Girl" with two live performances at the Fugard Theatre on 8 and 9 August 2011.
Hugely talented, highly competitive and touchingly emotional is the definition of a passionate artist. However, getting into the art industry is somewhat difficult and in some cases, it takes emerging artists years to get noticed.
Influencing society through art.
Cati Weinek remembers Wolf Weinek below:
Ariel Dorfman's thrilling play Purgatorio, starring Dawid Minnaar and Terry Norton, comes to the Baxter after its premiere at the National Arts Festival, Grahamstown.
The Visual Arts Network of South Africa (VANSA) will be running a briefing and proposal-writing workshop for artists at the GoetheonMain project space.
As part of a new partnership with the National Arts Festival, the South African Post Office will launch a new series of postage stamps in Grahamstown.
This is the second of four weeks of the inaugural season of the Fugard Theatre Bioscope Classic Winter Film Festival.
Join Drama for Life (DFL) on the 28th July 2011 at The Market Theatre for its annual fundraising event. This year DFL is proud to present one of its very own patrons, the internationally acclaimed Pieter-Dirk Uys, who will be performing For Fact's Sake, especially adapted for the fundraiser, for this one night only.
The South African New Play Writing Programme (SANPWP) travels to the National Arts Festival, Grahamstown.