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INDIE KAROO FILM FESTIVAL: THE WRITING STUDIO

If there’s one reason to take a break, it’s to visit the quaint Karoo town of Prince Albert that magnificently celebrates films and filmmaking with its 2nd Indie Karoo Film Festival from June 29 to July 3. The Writing Studio will present its celebrated The Write Journey course for screenwriters at the Indie Karoo Festival. And if you want to …

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THE WRITING STUDIO

The Write Voice Creative Writing Course. Find your voice as a writer. Are you guilty of spending more time talking about your writing, than actually sitting down and putting words to paper? Do you find it difficult to start writing, not sure what medium to write for, or what to write? Your writing coach and mentor is Daniel Dercksen, the …

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WAM: FROM THE HEART

This exhibition was initiated through a conversation between all staff members at Wits Art Museum (WAM) following requests from visitors to see more ‘traditional’ and ‘classical’ examples of African art on display. In response to this, it was decided that the staff at WAM, many of whom rarely have the opportunity to contribute to the curatorial framework of the exhibitions, …

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SIBA’S TABLE

Siba’s début cookbook, My Table, takes South Africa by storm. Celebrity chef and TV personality Siba Mtongana continues to rock the culinary world. As is the case with her international TV show, ‘Siba’s Table’, her recently released cookbook, My Table, has become an instant hit. My Table has taken South Africa by storm and has already made history as the …

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GROVES AND OLIVES FESTIVAL

This event is one of the most anticipated country festivals and this year will be no different. Visitors will be treated to a fantastic selection of fine wines from 16 estates, olives, Champagne Lounge, craft beer on tap, artisanal foods and crafts, as well as live music from some of South Africa’s top bands, in a setting that rivals the …

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BRIDAL FAIR

Prepare to be dazzled, wowed and entertained as Bridal Fair SA ignites the 2016 wedding market with a line-up of cutting edge surprises and performers designed to inspire, educate, delight and amaze all that attend. Bridal Fair SA 2016 is an event that will not only allow you, the bride, to source and see the hippest, hottest trends in the …

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RICHARD STRYDOM: BLEEK

BLEEK encompasses a number of photographic series and audio visual works that set out to interrogate the performance of white masculinity from different points of entry. Strydom sees portraits as sites of entanglement and becoming – more specifically the entanglement of context (social, historical, postcolonial, Africa), the performance of identities (white, postcolonial, male) and networks (artist, model, viewer, artwork). Masochistic …

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OUTDOOR X EXPO

Outdoor X Expo SA’s No 1 outdoor, leisure & lifestyle show. More than 350 top quality exhibitions by industry leaders with the latest products and services on display. Goodies for girls and toys for boys. All leading motor dealers with the latest models to test drive, entertaining 4×4 activities and challenges helicopter flips skydiving display. Thrill rides and bag jumping …

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SUNDAY SOIRE: TU NOKWE

The Sunday Soiree featuring Tu Nokwe. Music lovers in the Sedibeng district of Gauteng, are in for a treat as Jozi Unsigned launch the 2016 edition of “The Sunday Soiree” series; celebrating esteemed artists across all genres. We kick off this seasonal event with the folk infused New Age African music of Tu Nokwe, whose iconic contributions to the country’s …

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BAOBABS OF THE WORLD

A photographic masterpiece, this beautiful book is a fitting tribute to the baobab – an extraordinary and majestic tree found principally in Madagascar, and peripherally in Africa and Australia – by Andry Petignat and Louise Jasper. The first section offers a short introduction to the classification and general description of baobabs, details of their life history, biogeography, dispersal and their …