Brooklyn vibe brings hipsters to apartheid-scarred Joburg

2015-01-06 19:00

Johannesburg’s Braamfontein district is undergoing a revival after the 1990s exodus of big businesses to hubs further north such as Sandton.

ANC wants members out in force to defend Zuma

2012-05-21 22:34

The African National Congress has issued a call to all members to turn out in force at the South Gauteng High Court for a hearing over a controversial painting of President Jacob Zuma.

Kentridge works fetch up to R1m

2011-02-09 22:35

The company insuring the artworks by William Kentridge would not reveal the value of works by him that were stolen from a Johannesburg gallery but says his work can fetch up to R1m.

Kentridge artworks stolen

2011-02-09 13:55

Four prints by William Kentridge have been taken from an art gallery in Johannesburg.


Mandela painting sets record

2013-01-20 11:46

A portrait of former president Nelson Mandela has set a new price record when it fetched R3.7m on auction at a recent ANC fundraiser.

Arrests over William Kentridge thefts

2011-02-14 11:32

Two men have been arrested in connection with the theft of four William Kentridge artworks from an art gallery in Parkwood, Johannesburg, police say.

William Kentridge artworks stolen

2011-02-09 14:06

Four artworks from one of South Africa’s best-known artists, William Kentridge, have been stolen from an art gallery in Parkwood, Johannesburg police have said.

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