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AfrikaBurn 2014

As with each year since it started in 2007, AfrikaBurn takes place in the Tankwa Karoo in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa. A year’s worth of anticipation, dreaming, planning, building and creating comes together to create Tankwa Town, a temporary city formed from the imaginations of its participants (that means you!).

Stellenbosch Academy is looking for Art Direction Lecturer

The Stellenbosch Academy is looking for an enthusiastic lecturer to lecture Art Direction in 2014 within the BA degree. This is a new course and will entail course origination within the context of the BA Degree initially in First and Second Year. This Post is originally for a fixed term period of 6 months.

Stellenbosch Academy is looking for Graphic Design Lecturer

The Stellenbosch Academy is looking for an enthusiastic lecturer, primarily for the First year Graphic Design class in 2014 within the BA degree for a fixed term period of 6 months.

'Open Studio' - Artist Proof Studio - Open Day

Open studios, exhibition and information for prospective students to apply

Open Call : Residency at La Macina di San Cresci (Italy) 2014

Submit your application for a residency in Italy! Chianti offers an incredible frame for your art. Florence and Siena are right next door.

Cheng-Long Wetlands International Environmental Residency

25 day site-specific residency in Taiwan related to seafood production. Selected artists will receive a stipend (USD $2,000), airfare, accommodations, meals and assistance.

Visiting Artists Residency at Greatmore - Call for Applications

Invite Artists to Apply for a three month Visiting Artists Residency hosted by Greatmore Studios, Cape Town, 2014.

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