VANSA operates as a development agency for the visual arts in South Africa, promoting connection, access and innovation in our industry. This website has been developed as an up-to-the minute resource, providing information, advice and tools for artists, businesses and organisations, as well as providing a platform for research, awareness and discussion around key industry issues.
Go to the About section to find out more about the organisation
To become a member of this dynamic network go to Membership and sign up!
Find out about all the latest opportunities in the visual arts industry locally and internationally in the Opportunities section. Jobs, funding deadlines, residency opportunities, workshops. For advice, tools and templates go to our Professional Practice page.
To access current research about out industry, visit the Research page. Information you need to know about the sector that you're working in - or trying to get into.
Wits School of Arts We Too Have Something to Say: Thoughts That Lead to Art. A Series of Open Lectures 2013.
The Curriculum Development Project is looking for visual artists/students to work on the Gauteng Children’s Carnival.
Call for relevant Cape Town-based people.
Kolaj is a quarterly, printed magazine about contemporary collage. We are interested in how collage is made, how collage is exhibited, and how collages is collected. We bring together critical reviews and essays with artist profiles, event highlights, and articles on collage collecting, exhibiting, and making. Kolaj is published in Montreal, Quebec by Maison Kasini.
Discover that you have all the answers in you, if you make the time to listen. But how do we make time, and how do we slow down?
This 5-week residency, based in Southern Louisiana (US), explores the challenges and possibilities inherent in human interaction with urban and natural ecosystems.
HUMAN HOTEL is a hospitality-based residency program that engages private households in Copenhagen, Denmark, and New York City, USA, to host international visitors in need of short-term accommodation.
100in1Day is a global social movement for citizen-driven change. On the 25th of May over 100 interventions lead by citizens to improve their city will take place in Cape Town.
Curatorial Talks is a series of public discussions focusing on curatorial and exhibition practice. Starting for the first time in 2013, these talks are an invitation to practitioners to present a range of ideas about curatorial practice.
Arterial Network and Business and Arts South Africa hosted a public panel discussion at the Goethe Institut, Johannesburg, on Monday 22 April 2013. This was the second in a series focusing on the current review of the White Paper.