ARTICLES RELATING TO ART

PICS: Enzo Ferrari was born 120 years ago

2018-02-20 08:48

The Ferrari Museum is celebrating the anniversary of its founder with a fantastic photo exhibition.

WATCH: Viral dance video wants to get South Africans into the 'summer vibe'

2017-12-19 11:35

The visionary behind a viral dance video, set in Cape Town's iconic foreshore, says he was inspired by his love for dance and music to get South Africans into "the summer vibe".

Check out these surfboards turned into beautiful works of art!

2017-11-28 11:57

The Wavescape Artboard Auction looks set for a bumper year as art collectors jostle for ownership of artworks by top South African artists.

Talented artist turns 20 000 emojis into lifelike portraits of celebs

2017-11-24 15:48

Thought emojis were only meant for text messages?

PICS: Why are critics calling the R6.4bn Jesus painting fake?

2017-11-17 10:28

The art world and chattering classes are casting doubt on a recently sold Leonardo Da Vinci. Experts say it’s real.

Steven Cohen on the art of loss

2017-11-05 00:00

Internationally renowned and frequently arrested artist and activist Steven Cohen has a gallery show in Joburg, his first in the 20 years since he left the city. But lately his trips home have not been happy ones.

Moustachioed Mona Lisa sells for $750 000

2017-10-22 13:25

One of Marcel Duchamp's reproductions of Leonardo Da Vinci's "Mona Lisa", on to which he pencilled a beard and moustache, has sold for $750 000 in Paris.

Zeitz Mocaa is a major boost for African contemporary art

2017-10-09 06:46

The opening of the Zeitz Mocaa has came at a time when African American and African artists have taken centre stage in art fairs around the world.

How Cape Town's Zeitz museum can be money spinner for city, country

2017-09-24 12:28

The new Zeitz Museum of Contemporary African Art will likely become one of the top three attractions in Cape Town, the CEO of the V&A Waterfront tells Fin24.

The mother of art museums

2017-09-17 05:57

The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa is the biggest of its kind in the world and its opening this weekend has observers calling Cape Town the next Miami of art.

 

How to invest in art

2017-12-20 10:25

For many investors the art market is a space to rather just avoid, but you don’t have to be an expert or collector to tap into this market.

Saudi crown prince bought $450m da Vinci

2017-12-08 22:05

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is the actual buyer of a painting by Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci that sold for a record-breaking $450m at auction, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Lorenzo Plaatjies illustrating longing

2017-11-26 00:00

For Joburg-based artist, art director and game developer Lorenzo Plaatjies, talent trumps everything, writes Rhodé Marshall.

Local artist turns surfboard into beautiful art piece for a very good cause

2017-11-22 10:39

Jake Aikman is one of the artists taking part in the annual Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival's art board exhibition. See his work here!

WATCH: 3D latte art is here and it's going to blow you away

2017-11-07 15:07

Move over hearts, flowers and pandas!

Over 7000 women denounce sexual harassment in art world

2017-10-31 15:02

Cindy Sherman, Laurie Anderson and Jenny Holzer have joined more than 7 000 women, including some of the biggest names in contemporary art, to denounce sexual harassment by people who hold positions of power.

Artist criticised for painting Dlamini-Zuma engaged in sexual activity, Zuma exposed

2017-10-14 07:32

The ANC and the ANC Women's League have criticised an artwork that depicts presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma engaged in sexual activity, as President Jacob Zuma stands with his genitals exposed.

CITY PRESS REVIEW: Kiluanji Kia ­Henda narrates our post-colonial wet dreams

2017-10-08 00:00

By using dehistorised images that don’t dismantle the status quo, Angolan-born multidisciplinary artist Kiluanji Kia ­Henda’s new solo exhibition falls into the very same colonial narratives he seeks to challenge, writes Motlatsi Khosi.

Art in Africa's architecture

2017-09-17 05:57

Africa Architecture Awards recognise the values of experienced and emerging talent.

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