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CHEFS ON MAIN IN KYALAMI

Our market at Chefs on Main in Kyalami, JHB has a lot on offer… Art, craft, food, craft beer, cocktails, wine, live music, kiddies entertainment… As well as a fully operational restaurant & bar at the venue plus 5-a-side soccer fields, beach volleyball and plenty of space for the kids to run around! Our market takes place on the last …

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BASSLINE: ROOTS 2000 PROJECT

It’s the realization of a long-held dream that was seeded at the start of the new millennium, when amid Joburg’s buzzing underground scene two young artists from Port Elizabeth met and combining their creativity, forged a lifelong spiritual connection. MXO was an aspiring hip-hop artist, who had never performed with live instruments, and SLIQ ANGEL was budding songwriter and skilled …

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PHUMLANI NTULI: TRANSPLANT

Support Assemblage’s former studio artist, Phumlani Ntuli, in his fundraising campaign, “Transplant”. The campaign seeks to raise funds for his studies in Switzerland. In exchange for your generosity, he has created a body of work which you will receive as an incentive for your donation. The incentives or ‘perks’ get greater the more you give, but there is something for …

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PIETER-DIRK EISH

Uys puts the eish! back into entertainment with pick-a-box bonanza. As he prepares to turn 70 in sensational style this September, satirist extraordinaire Pieter-Dirk Uys is placing the power squarely in Johannesburg audiences’ hands. Now, if only the politicians he lampoons so mercilessly would follow suit… Uys’s smash hit show An Audience with Pieter-Dirk Eish! returns by massive public demand …

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MOAD MUSEUM OF AFRICAN DESIGN

Only 48hrs left to help make this project happen. Our crowd funding is drawing to a close and we need you to help make an exhibition of South Africa’s most talented photographers and illustrators a reality – to create a Johannesburg based platform to recognise and showcase these works at the level they deserve. What’s different about this exhibition? It …

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WILLIAM KENTRIDGE: RIVER TIBER

William Kentridge plans epic frieze for River Tiber. South African artist will incorporate pollution in 550m-long work. By Cristina Ruiz, Rrendering by Andrea Biagioni, Pippo Marino William Kentridge is creating a monumental frieze along the banks of the river Tiber in Rome. The South African artist is planning an ephemeral work created by power-washing pollution from the river’s high stone …

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EMPICUREAN EMPORIUM

As this years Jazz in the Cradle draws closer, we would like to share with you some of the exciting food vendors that will allure your taste buds at this years event. We are introducing some exciting new vendors this year for the Empicurean Emporium. Amoung these vendors are: Soul Souvlaki | Che Argentine Grill | Baha Taco | The …

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HARD TO GET

Hard to Get, the 2014 action film by Zee Nthuli has been invited to Fantastic Fest in Austin Texas from September 24th – October 1st. Fantastic Fest is well known within film circles as the largest and most respected genre festival and market, specializing in horror, fantasy, sci-fi, action and just plain fantastic movies from all around the world, and …

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DUNG BEETLE GPS

Why dung beetles watch the sky while rolling poop balls. The poop-hoarding insects have an amazingly advanced internal GPS that allows them to navigate by day or night. Dung beetles take their dinners to go, using their expert navigation skills to roll their balls of excrement away from other hungry insects. By Rachel A. Becker, National Geographic, photograph Norbert Wu, …