WAM exhibitions: The Art of Life and Death & Newwork 12

  The Art of Life and Death (and everything in between) Various Participants at the Wits Art Museum 01 November – 28 February This rich exhibition, drawn from WAM’s permanent collection, explores the theme of cycles of life in African art. Ancestry, birth, childhood, initiation into adulthood, childbearing, senior status and death are all sites […]

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Night Fever Film Series at Various Venues

                   Night Fever Film Series 06.12.2012 – 12.12.2012, 20H00 Various venues in Johannesburg Admission: R 40 / free A recent development in African cinema is that increasingly, film makers are setting their stories at night, dealing with the particular attractions of that time of the day: music, […]

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Afropolis Book Launch at the Goethe-Institut

Mon 10 Dec at 18H00 Goethe-Institut, 119 Jan Smuts Ave, Parkwood More than half of the world’s population lives in cities. Countries of the south in particular are facing fast-paced globalisation, with the highest rates of urbanisation taking place in African cities. Beyond Western models of urban development, African cities are creating their own urban […]

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