Top South African Sculptors

Sculpture is a visual art that has three dimensions and involves carving, which is removal of materials and modelling, which is the addition of materials. Sculptors use various substances such as stone, metal, wood, ceramics and these days virtually any material can be sculpted with....

Best South African Books

South Africa has produced many authors who have written books that cover a wide range of topics. These are books that are a must read for any avid bookworm out there....

The Best South African Films

Over the years, South Africa has produced many excellent films with award winning performances. Many of them have been nominated for international awards. We’ve rounded up some of the best so you can give them a watch too. District 9 Written by Neil Blomkamp and released in 2009, District...

Top 7 Game Reserves in Africa

Nothing can beat viewing wildlife in their natural habitat and Africa is home to the most remarkable wildlife viewing in the world. Many of the game reserves in Africa protect the “Big Five” – lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhino – as well as an incredibly diverse collection of...

9 World Famous African Musicians

The African continent is home to many incredible musicians rife with talent, but it’s not often that these musicians defy the odds and become well-known on the global stage. With passion, integrity, and persistence, these African artists have travelled the world, bringing with them the magic of African music....

6 South African Classic Films Worth a Watch

Despite all the hardships that South Africa has faced over the last few decades, the country has always maintained a stellar film industry, and has even produced a number of classics that are still just as entertaining today as they were twenty or thirty years ago. While many of...

5 Museums In Africa Worth Visiting

Africa is a land like no other: overflowing with culture, history, food, entertainment, and so much more, there are very few other continents that can quite contend with the vibrant multiculturalism that Africa has to offer. Those who find themselves travelling through the continent may want to take the...

African Influences on Modern Art From Around The World

The continent of Africa, specifically the country of South Africa, is a place of many firsts. The first human cultures, the first use of tools, and the first art that world has ever seen. Cave paintings dating back tens of thousands of years can be found dotted around the...

The Best Photographers in Africa

Historically, the most prominent photographers who captured images from Africa were those from Europe and the United States which meant that the continent has been chronically mispresented in photography for many decades. In recent years however, a new breed of African photographer has emerged and they are finally getting...

6 SA Films Which Premiered at Cannes 2018

The Cannes Film Festival, founded in 1946 as the International Film Festival, brings Hollywood movie stars and international cinema to the French Riviera annually. This year, the Cannes Film Festival took place from 8th-19th May with Cate Blanchett as the jury president and Shoplifters, directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda, took...