WHICH WAY IS EAST / MONGEZI NCAPHAYI

Ncaphayi’s new paintings employ rich, dynamic, spreading expanses of light, colour and marked planes on paper.

THE DIVIDED SELF / MATTHEW HINDLEY

Painting was never my thing, really. But this painting was. It was the gateway drug, and I’ve never looked back.

I’M A CRAFTY BITCH / TROTSE TERT BLüNKE JANSE VAN RENSBURG

I’m a crafty bitch.
I like working with my hands and getting dirty.
Whether it’s beading or cutting and pasting.

BOARDS OF JALLENESQUE / ROGER BALLEN

The Skateroom has the pleasure to team up with the South African photographer Roger Ballen.

LOOMING LARGE / ANDIE REEVES

Andie Reeves’s textile art is modern textile craft without the twee factor

BANANANANANANAS

Mami Wata & Missibaba launch their latest collaborative creation – the BANANANANANANAS custom surfboard bag in support of youth surf charity, Waves for Change.

AVOIRDUPOIS / THE SYSTEM OF WEIGHTS

weight; heaviness.

NEBNIKRO / BEN ORKIN

NEBNIKRO will continue creating art. Ben needs to finish his degree.

AFTER DARK / ANDREW KAYSER

Sitting drinking tea in his August House studio, Andrew Kayser says that he finds “the idea of the rebel artist behaving badly is an out-dated…

HATA! / LUNGISWA GQUNTA

“The work always has the full story. But I am not always able to articulate it. Or sometimes I don’t want to, because it’s too…

ART OF BROTHER

Art of brother is a collective comprising of Karabo Makenna (b. 1985) and Cobus Engelbrecht (b. 1985) that focuses on multi-disciplinary ways of working. AOB…

CONUNDRUM / CENTRE FOR THE LESS GOOD IDEAS

In February this year the social media accounts of art and theatre lovers were suddenly flooded with references to something called The Centre for the…

DEEP BLUE / MIDDLE C

AN ODE TO THE WESKUS (West Coast) “I don’t have a tribal dance, there are no manhood rituals for me. Sitting round this fire with…

THE SKATEROOM / CHERI SAMBA

The artist Chéri Samba is joining The Skateroom family! Cutting edge contemporary art brand, is delighted to announce its new collaboration with the Congolese contemporary…

ADOM / MAMI WATA

Every morning when he paddled out Adom wished for the end. But every time the ocean sent him back and spat him out. Moyo, they…

SAMSON KAMBALU / GHOST DANCE

Samson Kambalu (born 1975) is a Malawi-born, London-based artist and author, who trained as a fine artist and ethnomusicologist at the University of Malawi’s Chancellor…

JOHNNY BOY

Johnny Boy, a Cape Town based unisex clothing label, launched in May 2016, brings a minimal aesthetic and gender fluid garments to its customers. Relentlessly…

ICONICITY: A JACK DANIELS +NESS COLLABORATION

To some, a building is bricks and mortar. Merely a vessel for activity, accommodation or administration. And while certain forms of architecture are perhaps more…

EX MACHINA / RALPH BORLAND

“The idea goes back to the artist’s childhood in newly independent Zimbabwe, and his first wire car. A rough network of old, dull metal strands…

FRINGE / JEFFREY RIKHOTSO

FRINGE /  A solo exhibition by Jeffrey Rikhotso Adjective: fringe – not part of the mainstream; unconventional, peripheral, or extreme. FRINGE exhibition explores the imaginative…

ABERRATION / ALICE MANN

(ALWAYS) WEAR YOUR BEST ON SUNDAY In this series of images, I aim to investigate the relationship between dress and worship amongst members of Walworths…

A STRONG LIGHT / AIDA MULUNEH

“This looking back took on real meaning against our diminished status in Europe and Canada. It became concrete. Our memories became more real. I am…

PANTONE / MICHAEL TAYLOR

“It’s the imaginary that interests me. I think working with narrative to communicate ideas will always involve using your own imaginative voice. And so do…

JUICY FRUIT / TONY GUM

I would soon figure out what Tony’s antidepressant is: a rebellion against boredom. That is why, she tells me, she gave up fashion blogging in…

WILLIAM KENTRIDGE / NOTES TOWARDS A MODEL OPERA

In 2016, Goodman Gallery celebrates 50 years of shaping contemporary art, presenting African perspectives and facilitating geopolitical exchange. In celebration of half a century of…

LADY SKOLLIE / LAURA WINDVOGEL

Art, much like fruit, differs in taste from person to person. Everyone can attest to this. This is the beauty of thousands of years of…

INTERTEXTUAL CHIMERA / ASHA ZERO

  “Copying, splicing and pasting of cultural information, appropriating bits and pieces of narrative are commonplace today. It plays a role in linking various systems,…

KALASHNIKOVV GALLERY / MURRAY TURPIN

“Kalashnikovv went from concept to reality through a cocktail of blood, sweat, tears as well as trial and error. In collaboration with my business partner…

ABSTRACTION / JOHN MURRAY

“A commission can have parameters. I think it is important to keep the ‘client’ in mind, but most importantly to stay true to your own…

BUTTER CURLS / MIA CHAPLIN

“I slowly slipped into an affair with impasto. It’s kind of hard to describe if you have never worked with oil paint before but the…