Events

2012-04-11

The first of five regional Training Hubs for arts and culture on the continent will be launched in Johannesburg in May.

2012-04-30

From April 4 - May 2, 2012, apexart is accepting 500-word creatively written proposals describing your idea for an exhibition.

2012-05-02

Nontobeko Ntombela will be reflecting on her overall practice and approach to curating and how this relates to the history of exhibition-making in South Africa.

2012-05-02

At the same time, we will also be opening our new exhibition, which has a book and text-related theme.

2012-05-02

Southbank Centre is looking for independent-minded young people, aged 18 – 26 years old, based in the UK or Africa who are interested in the arts, Africa and social change, to form a youth delegation during Africa Utopia in July 2012.

2012-05-02

This is an open call to all artists who are interested in getting involved in an extended workshop and project on Public and Land Art.

2012-05-02

The British Council is looking for an experienced Arts specialist who shares this passion for the following role: Programme Manager for South Africa 2014 programme based in Johannesburg.

2012-05-02

The Art Forum is designed to better equip aspiring artists and art students about the various possibilities that one can venture into after art school. The Art Forum will hopefully encourage, inspire and educate many artists within Kwa-Zulu Natal.

2012-05-21

The Forum For Redress (FFR), represented by Advocate Alice and Detective L. Prince, in partnership with guerilla gallery and artist/collaborator Elgin Helga Rust, invites Johannesburg-based practitioners from all disciplines (visual arts, theatre, dance, music, literature and law) to participate in the collaborative research and exhibition project APPEAL 2012.

2012-05-28

Artists and cultural practitioners have responded to the painting and the response to it in a diverse manner. The controversy this has given rise to has sparked discussion on numerous issues fundamental to the production of art, the representation of blackness and our legal and constitutional framework. Join us in discussion as part of a process of taking the debate forward in the hope of building some consensus on the role of progressive art and artists in South Africa.

2012-05-28

O’Neill would like to extend an invitation to anyone who would like to come and celebrate the unique story, art and wetsuit innovations from the past six decades with us. If you are a local artist and would like to submit artwork for the show, please send a photograph of your piece to oneillart@monsterchildren.com

2012-05-29

Applications are now being accepted for the 2012/13 Edward Ruiz Mentorship at the Market Photo Workshop in association with AngloGold Ashanti.

2012-05-29

If your design is chosen, it will go onto an SAA A340-600 plane. You will also win an all-expenses paid trip to the Olympic Games in London. So let your support for the South African Olympic and Paralympic team inspire your design. We hope to see it in the sky soon.

2012-06-18

The Bag Factory is inviting applications to our Visiting Artists' Programme (VAP) for 2013. The visiting artists’ programme allows mid-career artists from around South Africa and the world to spend a period of three months working in a collective of artists’ studios based in downtown Johannesburg.

2012-06-18

The presentation will focus on the growing audio archive that emerges from a range of collaborative projects with youth and emerging cultural practitioners. The discography includes music, an experimental play, reflection sessions and residencies. The discography was produced over the last three years.

2012-06-18

Art B Galley is proud to announce the 2012 Vuleka Art Competition. Vuleka, mearing Open is aimed at inspiring creativity and artistic vision amongst emerging and established South African Artists. The competition is open to all artists who are South African citizens, 18 years or older who have not held a solo exhibition in the past three years.

2012-06-18

an initiative that seeks to forge collaboration between Africa and India through a competition (categories: business plan, poster design, photography, essay writing) with cash prizes and a call for submissions for collaborative projects with individual annual grants of $10 000.

2012-06-18

The world's first international prize and tour celebrating the very best fine art created digitally.

2012-06-18

A MAZE. invites to Kick off! Just two month to go and the first A MAZE. Interact will take place in Johannesburg. With a presentation plus Q&A, games and music, Thorsten S. Wiedemann, the artistic director of A MAZE. will give an overview of the festival for artists, curators, partners and people who are interested in analog and digital games, media art and technology.

2012-06-18

This workshop is an introduction to Digital (DSLR) photography and includes sections on how the camera works and how to manipulate your camera settings to adjust for various results.

2012-06-18

A briefing and question-and-answer session is scheduled for 19 June 2012, 4pm at the fountain site on Kings Beach.

2012-06-18

The Mandela Bay Development Agency (MBDA), on behalf of the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality is calling for a first round of concepts and ideas by artists interested in producing a public artwork on the Kings Beach development.

2012-06-18

The Faculty of the Arts, Tshwane University of Technology has part time lecturing hours available in the Fine and Applied Arts Department: Jewellery Design and Manufacture.

2012-06-18

CIMAM – International Committee of ICOM for Museums and Collections of Modern and Contemporary Art – is pleased to offer twenty-five grants to support the attendance of contemporary visual art professionals from developing countries to CIMAM´s 2012 Annual Conference.

2012-06-19

Follow your Art: Contemporary Street Art & Culture exhibition, now in its second year, is once again being hosted by the COLLECTIVE. It celebrates the production and cultural influence of youth cultures.

2012-07-09

The Market Photoworkshop seeks manager of the curriculum, trainng, resources and projects to ensure proper and relevant education – and the achievement and fulfilment of strategic objectives of the PDP in particular and in broad those of the Market Photo Workshop.

2012-09-03

Upcoming Photoshop, Comics/illustration and Art Theory Courses.

2012-09-03

Using the provided board create an artwork/image that encompasses Durban through your eyes. This theme is open to your interpretation but needs to relate to the theme “Windows into Durban” and the broader overall theme “ENTER DURBAN”.

2012-09-03

Please join us this wednesday for a presentation by Grégoire Zabé on Play>urban 3d : actual worlds we will also have a public discussion on the materials, audiences and processes that PLAY>URBAN problematises.

2012-09-03

eminar Invitation, 20 & 21 September 2012. Presented by Art Source South Africa in association with the Roger Ballen Foundation.

2012-09-03

During the FNB Joburg Art Fair this coming weekend, we'll be opening up the Suburban Residency (situated a 6 minute drive from the Sandton Convention Centre) to gallerists, curators, artists and Fair visitors who need a power nap / tea break / fresh air in the afternoons.

2012-09-03

The series will be facilitated by Johannesburg-based visual artist Usha Seejarim.

2012-09-03

Sustain our Africa is a collaborative communications platform that addresses the pivotal role that Africa will play in global sustainability. It serves to catalyze change by cultivating awareness, showcasing inspirational stories and hosting practical tools to build an abundant, resilient Africa that can deliver Enough. For All. Forever.

2012-09-03

An exciting new Honours programme in Curatorship is being offered by Michaelis School of Fine Art’s Centre for Curating the Archive, in close collaboration with Iziko Museums. The programme will offer courses in the theory and practice of curatorship, developing in students a sophisticated awareness of the practicalities, politics and poetics of working with collections of many kinds.

2012-10-01

Open Call for proposals focusing on music, visual arts and movie making for the upcoming edition of the artist-run New Associated Arts festival in Portugal.

2012-10-01

Akademie Schloss Solitude is granting approx. 70 residency fellowships of three to twelve months in duration. Persons up to 35 or if older who have completed a university or college degree within the past five years are welcome to apply. Each fellowship recipient is granted Euro 1,100 per month, in addition to free lodging.

2012-10-01

For 2013, MoKS has an Open Studio program for international artists (1 to 8 months, studio free of charge) and a Nordic-Baltic residency programme for artists from this region (2 months, studio free of charge, some travel costs covered and monthly stipend). Estonia.

2012-10-01

The Sober & Lonely Institute for Contemporary Art (SLICA) invites you to celebrate the launch of their first Annual at the Parking Gallery in Johannesburg this Wednesday.

2012-10-01

The Secretariat of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States has the pleasure to inform you that the second Call for Proposals of the ACPCultures+ Programme has been launched on September,18 2012. It will be closed on December, 20 2012.

2012-10-01

The British Council is looking for an Arts Project Manager based in Joburg on a fixed term contract for 6 months on a fulltime basis. Payment: R25 000 per month.

2012-10-01

We would like to invite you to submit proposals for our December show at Speke Photographic.

2012-10-01

Artleaks was founded in 2011 as an international platform for cultural workers where instances of abuse, corruption and exploitation are exposed and submitted for public inquiry. After over a year of activity, we, members of the collective ArtLeaks felt an urgent need to establish a regular on-line publication as a tool for empowerment in the face of the systemic abuse of cultural workers' basic labor rights, repression or even blatant censorship and growing corporatization of culture that we encounter today.

2012-10-01

The Social Landscape Project is a collaborative, photography project that investigates the South African land, landscape, and ideas around belonging. The public is invited to submit photos

2012-10-16

The last closing date for the supporting grants for 2012.

2012-10-16

Greatmore Studio invite applications for an ANIMATION workshop. Deadline.

2012-10-16

We're happy to announce the call for proposals for the second annual series of 24-hour Summer Suburban Residencies at the Sober & Lonely Institute for Contemporary Art.

2012-10-16

The Fringe Arts is the associate in an EU-funded mentorship programme for the creative industry. Would you like to BE PART OF AN ARTS MENTORSHIP PROGRAM LEARNING A NEW SKILL?

2012-10-16

IASKA is calling for Expressions of Interest from artists working with visual, digital and hybrid media who are interested in participating in the second iteration of spaced, IASKA's recurring event of socially engaged art. This new event will comprise 16 residency-based projects that will take place in regional Western Australian locations throughout 2013-14, followed by a group exhibition of the residency outcomes at the Western Australian Museum (WAM), Perth in early 2015.

2012-10-16

ARTWORKS for the CIVIC CENTRE MyCiTi Bus Station

2012-10-16

Towards a Visual Arts Policy Framework: Invitation to the Visual Arts Indaba: 25-26 October 2012.

2012-10-16

The AVA Gallery in partnership with Spier, is Cape Town’s oldest non-profit, members based, public benefit organisation and art gallery, showcasing contemporary South African art in all media. The AVA Gallery is committed to the promotion and advancement of visual arts, artists, curators and cultural capital in South Africa.

2012-10-16

The Social Landscape Project is a collaborative, photography project that investigates the South African land, landscape, and ideas around belonging. The public is invited to submit photos by 30 October 2012.

2012-10-16

The Cornaro Residencies 2013 - Cyprus College of Art

2012-10-16

The works will be exhibited on the outdoor public screen inside the Melrose Arch Precinct and will charge the physical position of viewership, by inviting guest to inhabit the outdoor space.

2012-10-16

The conference aims to spark an ongoing conversation between researchers, artists and Galleries. A host of speaker’s such as Art historians, Artists, and Curators who will present papers surrounding the issues local artists and researchers are faced with today.

2012-10-16

The City of Cape Town invites you to a Public Art Workshop led by Mr Joseph Gaylard (VANSA) and Professor Gavin Younge (UCT Michaelis School of Fine Art), focussing the framework and implementation of the Observatory and Langa Ward Projects.

2012-10-16

Followed by a film screening of a street art documentary from 18h30 – 20h00. Everyone is invited to attend free of charge. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

2012-10-17

Getty Graduate Internships are offered in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation—to students who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts. Training and work experience are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, information management, public programs, and grantmaking.

2012-10-17

EMTHONJENI ARTS is the new name for the International Artists’ Residency to be based in a purpose built complex previously known as the Hamburg Artists Retreat in the small coastal town of Hamburg in the Eastern Cape.

2012-11-19

ART WEEK CAPE TOWN is a diverse programme of contemporary art events throughout Cape Town, beginning on November 24 and ending on December 4 2012.

2013-01-30

Following the resounding success of its first international conference in 2011, the Faculty of the Arts, Tshwane Univesity of Technology will host the second one, with the theme The arts and indigenous knowledge systems in a modern(ising) Africa, at the Pretoria Campus from 25 to 27 September.

2013-01-30

6th May - 9th June 2013. The Centre for Contemporary Art, Lagos in collaboration with Foundation For Contemporary Art, Ghana Presents The Archive: Static, Embodied, Practiced, its 3rd intensive 35 day international art Programme, Structured as part workshop, part residency and part art academy.

2013-01-30

The deadline for applications for the Clover Aardklop National Arts Festival is Monday, 11 February 2013.

2013-01-30

Call to anyone looking to join a shared office/studio space at Parts & Labour at Arts on Main! Creative’s a must!

2013-01-30

Voluntary Museum Guides Dates: 12 March to 27 April 2013

2013-01-30

Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2013 is now open for entries, and we would love to hear from filmmakers in South Africa!

2013-01-30

The Parking Gallery 2013 will be starting the year on Wed 6 Feb at 6:30pm, with an evening curated by Bettina Malcomess.

2013-01-30

Art Gallery in Port Elizabeth is calling for entries from artists resident in South Africa

2013-01-30

221A is seeking proposals from curators for projects to commence in 2014. Implemented in 2010 the Curatorial Residencies program encourages a diversity of curatorial approaches to the organization's mandate.

2013-02-05

The National Arts Council invites individuals and registered organisations active in arts to submit their applications for project funding.

2013-02-05

Art Moves Africa (AMA) aims to facilitate cultural and artistic exchanges within the African continent. AMA offers travel funds to artists, arts professionals and cultural operators living and working in Africa to travel within the continent in order to engage in the exchange of information, the enhancement of skills, the development of informal networks and the pursuit of cooperation.

2013-02-05

Art Moves Africa (AMA) aims to facilitate cultural and artistic exchanges within the African continent. AMA offers travel funds to artists, arts professionals and cultural operators living and working in Africa to travel within the continent in order to engage in the exchange of information, the enhancement of skills, the development of informal networks and the pursuit of cooperation.

2013-02-05

The BASA Supporting Grants are open to any arts project or arts practitioner working with an appropriate business sponsor to ensure their project is financially viable.

2013-02-05

The BASA Supporting Grants are open to any arts project or arts practitioner working with an appropriate business sponsor to ensure their project is financially viable.

2013-02-05

The BASA Supporting Grants are open to any arts project or arts practitioner working with an appropriate business sponsor to ensure their project is financially viable.

2013-02-05

The BASA Supporting Grants are open to any arts project or arts practitioner working with an appropriate business sponsor to ensure their project is financially viable.

2013-02-05

The BASA Supporting Grants are open to any arts project or arts practitioner working with an appropriate business sponsor to ensure their project is financially viable.

2013-02-05

The BASA Supporting Grants are open to any arts project or arts practitioner working with an appropriate business sponsor to ensure their project is financially viable.

2013-02-05

Grant-In-Aid funding is awarded to various sport, arts and culture organisations to support their programmes that are aligned to the various strategies and mandates of the Department.

2013-02-05

ifa Funding Programme for cooperation of German and foreign artists, curators, art educators, theoreticians, architects and designers from developing and emerging countries.

2013-02-05

he ACT Development Programme’s current funding cycle.

2013-02-05

Pro Helvetia is pleased to announce a call for funding applications for the period 2012-2013. This Ant Funding is made available through a renewed agreement with the Swiss Agency for Development & Cooperation (SDC) who, for the past 13 years, have supported the arts in the Southern African region.

2013-02-05

VIDEOEX FESTIVAL invites you to submit your work for the international & swiss competition.

2013-03-12

Assemblage is pleased to announce the expansion of the NewARC Studios, as well as the offering of five bursary places for studios made possible by The African Arts Trust.

2013-03-12

The National Arts Council invites individuals and registered organisations to submit their applications for project funding. The France – South Africa Seasons 2012 & 2013 is a multifaceted bilateral collaboration between France and South Africa, concluded in 2011 by the heads of states of France and South Africa.

2013-03-12

Since 2001, the Bourse Hansjoerg Wyss is yearly granted to 5 to 6 students from Africa, Asia or Latin-America and allow them to undertake a Bachelor or a Master degree at the Ecole cantonale d'Art du Valais (ECAV) in the Valais county of Switzerland. 


2013-04-16

Gazart is an alternative DIY art making and exhibition model that references the colloquial practice of gazating/koezating: pooling limited resources to fulfil something common to a collective.

2013-04-16

The Prince Claus Fund welcomes project proposals for cultural initiatives related to the rethinking of public space.

2013-04-16

The South African Post Office has announced a postcard design competition where designers stand the chance of winning big cash prizes.

2013-04-16

The Hannah Maclure Centre (HMC) is working in collaboration with Yuck 'n Yum to offer an artist the opportunity to undertake a residency with a science twist. The selected artist will spend up to 4 days in the School of Contemporary Sciences' Division of Environment and Forensics exploring revolutionary forensic techniques.

2013-04-16

StateoftheArt.co.za is inviting South African artists currently studying or who have graduated within the last five years from a recognised higher education art or design course to apply for online representation. Artists working in any visual media can submit works for consideration.

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