A unique artist pop-up shop will appear in Johannesburg in March, offering collectors the opportunity to buy artworks from two of the city’s acclaimed fine artists.

Tuesday, 25 February 2014 22:01

Richard Smith - Fine Artist & Cartoonist

Submitted by

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1947, Richard Smith has had a varied career as a cartoonist, social commentator, illustrator and fine artist. In the late 1960s, he studied Graphic Design at the Johannesburg School of Art, and in 1968 began his career as a cartoonist for the Sunday Times, subsequently contributing to publications such as Punch, the Financial Mail, the Harvard Business Review, Leadership Magazine, the London Underground Press and the Rand Daily Mail.

Tuesday, 18 June 2013 15:03

KZNSA Gallery Consolidates

Submitted by

The province’s foremost contemporary art gallery – the visionary 108 year old Kwa-Zulu Natal Society of Arts (KZNSA) Gallery in Durban’s Glenwood is proactively undergoing a process of extreme restructuring and radical transformation to ensure its future in a recessionary environment.

Anele Mhlahlo, a 21 year old young man, has grown up in Imizamo Yethu, an informal settlement in Hout Bay. He is a music student currently working towards his Teacher’s Licentiate Diploma through Trinity College of Music, London.

South African businesses continue to show their support of the local arts scene, with the staging of an exhibition of legendary South African artist Gerard Sekoto’s work, life and times. SONG FOR SEKOTO – Gerard Sekoto 1913-2013 will be presented at the Wits Art Museum (WAM) in Johannesburg from 26 April to 2 June 2013, in celebration of the centenary of the artist’s birth.


No events

The South African Art Times

  • Categories: Business Art, HomeSlider, Uncategorized New York Observer | Nate Freeman:   CosMoscow art fair plays host to bulky billionaires and dozens of works by American artists. MOSCOW — The doors of the Manege, an art space in a giant former cavalry pen next to Red... (Read more...) The post U.S. Artists Invade Top Russian Art Fair appeared first on The South African Art Times.

  • Categories: International Art Artnet News | Alexander Forbes:   A majority of the 7,000-work-strong Essl Collection will be sold off in London this October, according to a report in the Handelsblatt‘s Friday print edition. According to appraisals of the collection earlier this year by both Sotheby’s... (Read more...) The post €160 Million Essl Collection Will Be Liquidated appeared first on The South African Art Times.

  • Categories: HomeSlider, SA Art South China Morning Post | Enjoli Liston:   In downtown Johannesburg, building after building began to cry tears of hot pink paint. Over the summer the striking colour trickled out of broken windows, over dirty sills, and down the sides of... (Read more...) The post Art collective’s pink tears draw attention to Johannesburg’s run down buildings appeared first on The South African Art Times.

  • Categories: Business Art, HomeSlider New York Observer | Nate Freeman: Before the VIP opening of Cosmoscow art fair yesterday, a curator made a remark about the state of collecting here in Moscow that struck us as rather blunt but perhaps also spot-on. Though the fair... (Read more...) The post Moscow Art-Fair Shoppers: ‘They Killed Kenny’, Bought Broodthaers appeared first on The South African Art Times.

  • Categories: SA Art Business Day Live | Loni Prinsloo:   Billy Selekane, originally from Tembisa, tells Loni Prinsloo about the many challenges and adventures he has had while building a multimillion-rand company and becoming a world-renowned keynote speaker INSPIRED: Motivational speaker Billy Selekane. Picture:... (Read more...) The post FAME & FORTUNE: Living to inspire greatness in others appeared first on The South African Art Times.