Culture & Lifestyle

HOLI ONE COLOR FESTIVAL – CPT Ticket GIVE-AWAY!

Prepare for an exhilarating day of rich vibrant energy and mischievous behaviour as the world’s biggest colour festival launches in South Africa. Want to be a part of this epic journey of colour, music and dancing? Read on to see how you can win a double ticket for the HOLI ONE Colour Festival in Cape...

ART ANESTHETIC: ANDRE S CLEMENTS SHARES HIS UNDERSTANDING

André S Clements’ work can be described as a realist adaptation and exploration of human aesthetics through technology, which renders him a fine artist as well as craftsman. Known for his recursive medium of layered photographs, he recently launched his first solo exhibition ‘Æsthesia’ at The Res Gallery. The sophisticated debut – most notably including...

Passionate Art: interview with Anwar Davids

Artist Anwar Davids is on a mission: to help free minds and allow humanity to think for themselves. With talent as diverse as his personal and professional background and a fierce passion for expression, Davids is achieving his goal with participation in live art, exhibits and featured art for Supremebeing™ clothing. Growing up on the...

WELCOME TO THE FOBE HOUSE | A SPELLBINDING SILENT TALE | PART II

‘Architecture exists, like cinema, in the dimension of time and movement. One conceives and reads a building in terms of sequences. To erect a building is to predict and seek effects of contrast and linkage through which one passes (…). In the continuous shot/sequence that a building is, the architect works with cuts and edits,...

Inked skin deep: 2013 Cape Town Tattoo Convention makes permanent impression

Three days of international and local art, music, vendors, drinks and hundreds in attendance contributed to a culture of extreme energy and variety during the Cape Town International Tattoo Convention brought to you by Southern Ink Xposure. This year was really spectacular — better than last year and all years past. The location was perfect....

CTEMF 2013 – WIN FULL W/E PASS!

Now in its second year and taking place from the 15th – 17th February at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, the CTEMF is an ongoing, comprehensive collection and celebration of the ever-growing electronic music scene both locally and abroad. We have two full weekend passes to give away – read on to see how...

WIN Tickets to opening night of Cape Tattoo Expo 2013

Bringing you the best in global tattoo culture, The Cape Town International Tattoo Convention 2013 – taking place from the 25th to the 27th of January – is currently the most important lifestyle festival of its kind on the African continent. one small seed is giving away three single tickets for the opening night on...

‘LET’S ROCK THIS PARTY LIKE IT’S 1955′

A lot of us will know Them Tornados. They’ve had many of us swing our body parts about at the one or other Cape Town show. Sadly, their sound — rockabilly — has always appeared to be a rather isolated venture in this city. With more and more bands that loosely fall into the psychobilly/rockabilly...

SANELE CELE & TEMPRACHA | SUNNY CITY STYLE

Sanele Cele is the founder and designer of Durban-based lifestyle and clothing brand Tempracha. Over the past six years, he has been crafting a niche for himself as a maker of progressive urban wear while collaborating with the likes of Dirty Paraffin and Spoek Mathambo. Our contributor, Sihle Mthembu, caught up with him and spoke about style, inspirations...

KINKY DISCO | INTERVIEW WITH THIAGO KANAN

Summer is here and our sun-kissed surroundings scream to be transformed into sexy dance floors. What we need are sensual cocktails, enticing beats and Thiago Kanan, the man behind the Kinky Disco parties, to organise the whole thing. The season has just started , so we got Kanan to explain how he has managed to satisfy so...

San Remo Group Show

Many a Capetonian may have come across the run down yet beautifully mysterious white washed house that has the words ‘San Remo Guesthouse’ written on its walls in Krynauw Street, Gardens. Situated in the hip hub of the Mother City, it seemed about time that it ceased being a crack house and went back to...

SUSTAIN OUR AFRICA – 2012 Summit

The Sustain our Africa Summit, which aims to bring the concept of sustainability in Africa closer to the public, kicks off 24 October at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town and will run until 26 October. It will also attract a lot of cool events around it, such as an art evening featuring exhibitions at...

COMPETITION: WIN TICKETS TO 49M ROCKING THE DAISIES 2012

How hard can you party? It’s time you told us… one small seed is giving away two single tickets to 49M Rocking the Daisies 2012. This year the 7th edition of 49M Rocking the Daisies is bigger and better than ever! A festival that never fails, they are promising to provide one hella epic festival....
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