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Mid-Level Designer at ART AFRICA

ART AFRICA is looking for a dynamic Graphic/Web designer with an acute understanding of visual culture.

Aspire Art Auctions, Cape Town: Art Administrator

This paid 3-month internship with the possibility of a full-time contract thereafter will appeal to someone interested in the art business who is prepared to start at entry level and grow along with this expanding business.

CALL FOR PAPERS: South African Museums Association

Conference theme: “Museums and Cultural Landscapes” (ICOM’s International Museums Day 2016 theme)

Jalada 05: FEAR - open call for submissions

Jalada is pleased to announce the call out for its sixth anthology. The anthology will be themed around Fear.

Studio membership at Intagliostudio, Cape Town

Intagliostudio based in Observatory, Cape Town offers a full-studio membership available to artists each year.

Curatorial Assistant in the Curatorial Training Programme at Zeitz MOCAA

The Costume Institute at Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA) announces an award to support a Curatorial Assistant in the Curatorial Training Programme focusing on costume

Open call National Gallery in Bulawayo, 2017 Residency and exhibition proposal

The National Gallery of Zimbabwe is inviting artists wishing to present new ideas and projects in the context of the Bulawayo gallery space and emerging independent curators committed to developing their professional practice are invited to submit exhibition and residency applications and proposals for the 2017 season.

3 months residency in Lagos, Nigeria

The Arthouse Foundation is a newly created non-profit initiative of Arthouse Contemporary, a West Africa’s auction house of modern and contemporary art.

Back to Basics: Intensive residency program by Arteles

Visual Arts | New Media | Sound & Music | Performing Arts | Design | Architecture | Literature | Research | Philosophy

2nd Cape Town International Dance Festival, Call for Participation

The second Cape Town International Dance Festival will take place at various venues from 1 to 4 December 2016. Artists and dance companies interested in participating in this prestigious event are now invited to apply for inclusion on the 4-day international programme.

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