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VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS

Rooted in the classic graphic novel series, Valerian and Laureline, visionary writer/director Luc Besson advances this iconic source material into a contemporary, unique and epic science fiction saga. Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are special operatives for the government of the human territories charged with maintaining order throughout the universe. Valerian has more in mind than a professional …

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FRAGILE HISTORIES, FUGITIVE LIVES

Lizamore & Associates presents Fragile Histories, Fugitive Lives, a solo exhibition by Keith Dietrich and The Forgotten, a group print exhibition curated by Teresa Lizamore. These exhibitions open on 4 August 2016 at 18:00. For the past decade Keith Dietrich has been working with folded paper, texts and photographs. The core of this exhibition comprises an artist’s book and four …

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OFF THE WALL: LINDA GIVON

Linda Givon, legendary commercial art gallerist and South African arts supporter, will celebrate her 80th birthday in August 2016. To celebrate this auspicious occasion, Wits Art Museum will host an exhibition of works from Givon’s private art collection. Curated by Givon in collaboration with James Webb and Josh Ginsburg, this project will provide unprecedented access to important works and the …

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OUR KIND OF TRAITOR

While on holiday in Marrakech, an ordinary English couple, Perry (Ewan McGregor – THE IMPOSSIBLE, THE GHOST) and Gail (Naomie Harris – SPECTRE, SOUTHPAW), befriend a flamboyant and charismatic Russian, Dima (Stellan Skarsgård – AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO), who unbeknownst to them is a kingpin money launderer for the Russian mafia. When Dima asks …

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THE HOME DECOR EXPO

The Home Décor Expo 2016 will showcase 6 houses that have been furnished and styled by some of South Africa’s top homeware and furniture companies, namely Coricraft, Sutherlands Home Furnishing, Blockhouse, Lots & Crates, Little Known Designs and Melonwoods. They have been challenged to decorate the ultimate home at Waterfall Estates. These 6 houses are located in The Sheds @ …

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THE GOOD FOOD AND WINE SHOW

For good food and wine, which are two things we’re sure everyone loves, there’s nowhere else to be! South Africa’s premier food and wine show is back and brings you excellent wine, craft beer, delicious food and much, much more. This year’s event is set to be bigger and better than ever before, and promises to boast one of the …

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THE HARVEST THRIFT FAIR

Calling all fashionistas to get to +27 Café for a fashionable coffee and clothing affair. If you have an eye for fashion and looking for something different, unique, collectible and vintage, then this clothing and accessories market is just for you. Here, you get to browse through fashionable aisles till you find the perfect item (or items) for you! You …

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JOBURG ART FAIR: EAST AFRICAN FOCUS

The Focus of this year’s FNB JoburgArtFair is set to highlight a transformational moment in East Africa’s art scene. Presented together in one location, the Focus spans the greater horn of Africa and great lakes regions from Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda to Ethiopia, Somalia and Sudan. First is the solo presentation by 2016 Featured Artist, Wangechi Mutu (Kenya …

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KHAYA MAHLANGU AT NIKI’S

Concerts SA is a joint South African/Norwegian live music development project housed within the SAMRO Foundation. Concerts SA receives financial, administrative and technical support from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, SAMRO, the SAMRO Foundation and Concerts Norway. Working with musicians, promoters, venue owners and audiences, and providing support to the sector through research and skills development for music professionals, …

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THE ART ROOM: CANDLELIGHT SHOPPING

The Art Room will be open tomorrow night, 21 July and next week Thursday, 28 July for Parkhurst’s ever-popular candlelight shopping experience. Tomorrow evening we will be officially opening the Here be Dragons exhibition at 6pm, following its successful run over TAF 2016. Please join us for the official launch at The Art Room, Santos Centre, Cnr 4th Ave and …