A national treasure she is: Dr Esther Mahlangu continues to be South Africa's pride at the age of 83

2018-11-13 17:35

At 83 years old, Dr Esther Mahlangu continues to inspire us and has helped put traditional Ndebele design on the world map.

Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu just received an honorary doctorate – here is the work she has made and inspired

2018-04-10 12:33

She has been painting since the age of 10. Her work has been on bottles and cars. This is why.

UJ to honour iconic Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu with honourary doctorate

2018-04-05 21:44

Internationally acclaimed Ndebele artist Esther Nikwambi Mahlangu will be receiving an honorary doctorate from the University of Johannesburg.

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Esther Mahlangu: Ndebele art showed me the world

Heritage icon and Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu wants to be remembered for her work. Watch.

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Celebrating the custodian of Ndebele culture – Heritage icon, Esther Mahlangu

2017-09-25 10:35

“Through my art I have seen the world. People from all over the world come to KwaNdebele to learn about my culture.”

10 women who made an impact in the automotive industry

2017-08-08 12:28

With South Africa readying to celebrate the strong, powerful and influential women of this country, Wheels24 celebrates the achievements of a handful of women in motoring.

Congrats flood in for local artist Esther Mahlangu on her BMW masterpiece

2016-09-07 11:57

Celebs, the ANCWL and many more congratulated iconic SA artist Esther on her work with the luxury car brand.

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81-year-old Esther Mahlangu has put her identity on another BMW that will be auctioned off for a 'good cause'.

81-year-old Esther Mahlangu has put her identity on another BMW that will be auctioned off for a 'good cause'.

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WATCH: Dr Esther Mahlangu wows Joburg high schoolers with painting masterclass

Multi-award winning South African artist Dr Esther Mahlangu had pupils at the National School of the Arts flustered but excited when she had them replace their traditional paint brushes with feathers on Wednesday. Watch.

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Ndebele artist Ester Mahlangu receives honorary doctorate

2018-04-10 08:49

Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Johannesburg for the Ndebele painting that she has loved since the age of 10.

#News24 ICYMI: Cosatu gears up for strike action; Some of the Guptas' billions frozen And Bobby Motaung's Bentley drama

2017-09-26 18:06

SAA cancels flights across six routes, an HIV patient died after being too afraid to speak to nurses, The Script is coming to SA and we visit Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu at her home.

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The youth have thrown away their traditions - Esther Mahlangu

“IsiNdebele is my culture and I love it. I speak isiNdebele, I walk isiNdebele and I wear isiNdebele,” Heritage icon Esther Mahlangu says. But, she fears that today's youth is not making a concerted effort to try and preserve their cultures. Watch.

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Esther Mahlangu's BMW 7 Series Individual now available in South Africa

2017-08-17 07:10

Esther Mahlangu first created her artwork on a BMW 525I about 26 years ago. Her latest work on a BMW 7 Series is now available in SA.

Amazing SA Art Car: Mahlangu’s classic BMW Isetta

2017-06-09 11:11

A 1950’s BMW Isetta microcar will be a star exhibit at the Concours South Africa in August 2017. Check out this amazing design by acclaimed SA artist Esther Mahlangu!

BMW Art Car: SA Gogo created this amazing piece of automotive art

2016-09-06 09:39

'I am still Esther Mahlangu from Mpumalanga,' says 81-year-old artist after completing artwork on a BMW 7-Series.

John Legend teams up with South African artist Esther Mahlangu for a good cause

2016-08-31 15:08

John Legend and Esther Mahlangu are working with vodka brand Belvedere to help fight Aids in Africa.

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