Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
Some of the most famous pieces of art have secrets that are still being discovered hundreds of years after their completion. Can you spot the hidden images?
A long-lost painting by a 13th century Italian master discovered in the kitchen of an elderly French woman has been valued at up to $6m (about R90m) and will be auctioned next month.
The most expensive hotel room in the world is a 2-story suite designed by Damien Hirst that costs R1.4 million per night. Here's a look inside.
If the new coins could tell a story of 2019’s South Africa to those studying them a century from now, they would tell a story of opportunity, glass ceilings shattering and creative entrepreneurs, including women, claiming their space in the economy.
A statue seems like the best way to immortalize an important historical figure or celebrity ... unless it's done poorly.
The youth of Vrygrond, together with volunteers from San Francisco, took four weeks to finish a sculpture that is made out of recycled materials such as wooden pallets and steel. Titled "The Ship of Ubuntu", the artwork is about 3m high. It is shaped like a boat, with the face of a man in front and a collection of houses on top.
South African fine art prices have risen by about 33% over the past 10 years in US dollar terms, according to the latest South Africa Wealth Report.
Planning on going to The National Arts Festival? Here are a few tips to make your trip a good one.
Banksy set up a stall in Venice's famous St. Mark's Square with his latest painting, "Venice in Oil".
Victorian artist Oscar G. Rejlander is known as the "father of art photography." His work is on display at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles.
At age 30, Bruce Boyd decided to sell everything and buy a camera. He now takes photos of stunning floral arrangements frozen in ice.
Pictures of Darius and his artwork have gone viral on Twitter and Tumblr. His owner Amalie Markota Andersen told Insider that it makes her happy.
Samsung asked popular Instagram illustrators to make the wallpapers, like Ketnipz and Gemma Correll.
Lenny Maughan's impressive San Francisco running routes are shaped like animals, avocados, famous figures, and iconic characters.
Italy-based artist Peeta uses an optical illusion technique to paint mind-bending murals in cities in Europe, Asia, Australia, and the US.
Alan Dent - artist extraordinaire with his innovative special talent of carving his art into leather has added a full range of automotive subjects to his artistic offerings including Family cars, Race cars, Off-road, Super cars, Classics and Formula 1
Anton van Wouw’s bronze maquette of Paul Kruger was recently sold for over R10 million by auction house Strauss & Co.
Ben Churchill is a professional chef and self-taught dessert maker who transforms decadent treats into realistic facsimiles of everyday objects.
Camp Adventure Forest Tower in Denmark gives visitors an unparalleled view of nature.
Cape Town Northern SuburbsPeoplefinder Career Placements
Somerset WestAfrica Experience Collection (PTY) LTDR40 000.00 - R70 000.00 Per Month
R 2 350 000
R 2 750 000
R 2 995 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.