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 Minister of Trade and Industries has created a Commission to investigate areas of concern regarding the collection and distribution of royalties by collecting societies. There will be a series of public hearings in all 9 provinces where people are able to make oral submission.
The Market Photo Workshop requires the services of a Manager to ensure effective strategic and operational management of the training, public and development programmes. This person will also be responsible for implementing and evaluating projects and project outcomes, as well as driving and developing strategic operations and projects.
UNESCO launches the second call for applications for funding from the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD).
The Tierney Fellowship at the Market Photo Workshop is a one year mentorship based grant for a photographer to produce an accomplished body of work.
NOTICE is hereby given that the 2011 AGM (Annual General Meeting) of the members of VANSA WESTERN CAPE will be held on 24 May 2011 at 16h00, at VANSA's Spin Space, 8 Spin Street in Cape Town.
Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport is calling for applications for Arts and Culture Project funding. Closing date: Tuesday, 23 May 2011 at 15:00. No late applications will be considered.
Fundacion Botin, a Spanish institution created in 1964, launches a call for the Visual Arts Grants and the Art Workshop to be directed by Paul Graham. The call is international in both cases.
The Henry Moore Institute invites applications for a two-year fellowship, beginning in Autumn 2011. Based at the Henry Moore Institute in Leeds, the focus of the Fellow’s research should be the study of pre-twentieth-century sculpture in the expanded field, paying particular attention to the ways in which history is engaged with in the present.
Requirements: Master’s degree in Fine Arts or an equivalent qualification • active involvement as an art practitioner in the Fine Arts field • proven skills in teaching, research and community interaction • the ability to promote innovation, creativity and critical thinking amongst undergraduate and postgraduate students • experience in teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels within the Higher Education sector.
The City of Cape Town has drafted a new by-law to stop the spread of graffiti within its area of jurisdiction. There are new by-laws governing GRAFFITI in Cape Town. You know this already, and we know they are not to your taste. Drafting in VANSA was done without consulting us, but thats where it is. Below is the step-by-step guide: