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.
The National Arts Council hereby invites individuals and registered arts organisations in the disciplines of theatre, dance, music, visual arts, craft, literature, multi-discipline and arts education to submit their applications for project funding.
Opportunity for a graduate with one of the premier auction houses in South Africa. We are urgently looking for a full time intern (paid) to assist in the Silverware and Furniture Department.
The SA Taxi Foundation Art Award is gearing up for the third year of its watershed challenge to practitioners of the visual arts. Entries for this intriguing Award is now open and creatives, artists, and designers are invited to begin work on their submissions. The closing date for Award entries is 13 February 2017.
BASA's Supporting Grant Programme is designed for artist/arts organisations and businesses to assist in activating sponsorship for a cross-section of arts projects in different regions of the country.
These events are part of the Northern Winter Workshops, a collective project that brings together art practitioners and cultural workers based in South Africa, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom around questions of decolonisation, art, and social justice.
We’re feeling inspired this week and have decided, spur of the moment like, to launch a FLASH RESIDENCY.
Kooshk residency is a non-political cultural and artistic space in Tehran. Kooshk, with sponsorship of private section tries to provide a convenient space for artists, curators, researchers, writers and filmmakers to encourage inter-cultural dialogues and art creation.
Art Eye has directed its focus on being a platform for emerging and established artists encouraging free expression and storytelling. Our artists are not only dedicated to their individual practices but express narratives that are directly focused on what it means to live in South Africa today. With great diversity and cultural miscellany, South African Contemporary Visual Art communicates a continent of richness, of physical being and a visual aesthetic to an international audience.
VANSA will be holding our Annual General Meeting on Saturday 22 October 2016. Please join us from 10.30 am.