Anton Smit: In Retrospect launch at the Menlyn Boutique Hotel

“Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness,” quoted internationally-acclaimed South African sculptor, Anton Smit, in his speech at the launch of his In Retrospect exhibition, to emphasise the fact that, sometimes art needs no explanation – sometimes art is...

Surfaces by Driehoek

Driehoek is a Pretoria based illustration collective which consists of Megan Bird and Lizanne Visser. Found in 2011, the duo started an illustration collective and called it Driehoek, not only because they love geometric shapes, but also because they want to share their love for...

1000 Drawings doodle session

Last week we hung out with the cool folk from The Open Window for their 1000 Drawings doodle session. We were covered in ink and popcorn by the end of the evening and danced our socks off until the early hours. These cool cats know a thing or two...

Bernard Brand Presents: Dudes with Beards

Pretoria is a city that is called "home" to many creatives. Bernard Brand is one of those creatives whom we are proud to call one of our own. He is not only a very talented photographer, but a very humble person who would be shy...

Borderline Exhibition: The Pleasure Principle

We are super excited for the next Borderline art exhibition that will be taking place at Cafe Riche. The theme for this exhibition was inspired by Freud's psychoanalytic theory of personality; the pleasure principle. This is the driving force of the identity, that seeks immediate gratification...

Exhibition: Counterpoint

The Fried Contemporary Art gallery in Pretoria never disappoints with their exhibitions, showcasing some of South Africa's most sought after artists and art pieces. Be sure not to miss their current exhibition. Christiaan Diedericks manages to capture the viewer in his imaginative reworking of the observed world.Directions: 1146 Justice Mahomed Street...

This Weekend – Borderline Presents:

TOO-MUCHNESS & NOT-ENOUGHNESS"Almost but not whole, Almost but not enough, where, where is your whole?"An exhibition with completely diverse artists working with different mediums to tie the theme together.In appreciation and support of live music Borderline introduces you to 'jazz' with the next event. You are more than welcome to bring...

Driehoek Exhibition

The past three weeks in Ptown people have been buzzing about Driehoek. Our curiosity have made us restless to such an extent that we literally can't wait another second longer for the exhibition date to arrive! I have had hypothetical fights with some friends over buying some...

Tshayville Exhibition

"Tshayile!" 29 artists show how to break awayTjaila  … one of those idiomatic South African expressions that float across our many cultural borders.Found as -tshayile in Xhosa and -shayile in Zulu, the original meaning of tjaila is "to hit an object so that a sound is heard". The sound of banging...