Artwork of the week: at from the garden by Lesley Kendall

This artwork is not necessarily chosen as the artwork of the week on its own as a single work, but rather because it forms part of an inspiring and important approach to art. Lesley Kendall paints from life, making art … Continued

Support KhayaWeb: an online platform for Khayelitsha

Support Khayaweb! Funds are currently being raised to develop a website to promote Khayelitsha. The website will feature organisations and people doing good things in Khayelitsha currently not featured in the world wide web. Khayelitsha is Cape Town’s largest township. … Continued

Talking about conservation

So I attended Conversations in Conservation at Fairy Knowe in Wilderness. And I’m so glad I did! It was informative, inspiring and interesting. Some of the highlights for me were: Gabriel Scholtz (Working For Water– Invasive clearing and the SANPARKS … Continued

Artwork of the week: Dandelion drying by Greg Patch

3 stages of drying Dandelion leaf and root photo-sketched. At three separate drying stages Patch moved the plant material to air the process, preventing mold and to prevent the plant material from sticking to the wood surface. Each reset becomes … Continued

#SolarIsTheFuture Art Competition for Hope, Change and Glory

#SolarIsTheFuture Art Competition, by The Sun Exchange, is one to add to your list of things to do this week. The person to win this art competition will have quite the story to tell at the next braai, as the … Continued

#FireGrazer 2 Art/Science veldfire

‘Locust and Grasshopper’ at Nirox Sculpture Park, 20 May 2017 On 20 May 2017 Hannelie Coetzee will direct the second Art/Science #FireGrazer performance (see the first >>) at the NIROX Sculpture Park, in partnership with University of the Witwatersrand scientists … Continued