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Mafikizolo and DJ Zinhle among artists to perform at the Legends and Legacy Ball Africa Awards

Independent online (SA) 12 Jul 2024
The event ‘Legends and Legacy Ball Africa ... These artists will deliver electrifying performances, paying tribute to Africa’s rich musical legacy with renditions of Yvonne Chaka Chaka's iconic music.

Flag-bearer Rooskrantz relishes historic moment in SA sport

Independent online (SA) 11 Jul 2024
CAITLIN Rooskrantz did not see it coming, not with so many athletics and swimming stars making up a significant number of Team South Africa for the Paris 2024 Olympics ... As South Africa, we have made big strides.

Arab Artists Find Their Place in Paris

The Arabian Post 11 Jul 2024
Drawn by the allure of artistic freedom and educational opportunities, young artists from Francophone North Africa and the Levant flocked to the French capital ... The legacy of this artistic exchange continues to resonate today.
Edit, Globacom to Launch New Initiative for Subscribers

This Day 11 Jul 2024
This unique offering leverages Mdundo’s extensive library of music, which boasts a rich collection of tracks from Africa’s top artists, as well as rising stars from across the continent. .

MaWhoo, DBN Gogo, Sjava among headliners as Friends of Amstel SA comes to Durban

Independent online (SA) 11 Jul 2024
Following the success of the Cape Town event, Durban's instalment promises to be the biggest and best yet, with a line up of electrifying performances from some of the biggest names in South Africa's music industry.

Turning art into a thriving business

Independent online (SA) 11 Jul 2024
When you visit the countryside one can’t help but feel inspired, and after growing up in various small towns in South Africa, fine artist Ingrid E Uys’s creative juices began flowing at an early age.

Arts news: Edmond teen crafts Duck Tape prom dress for chance at scholarship

The Oklahoman 11 Jul 2024
A Gallery Retrospective of Miniatures,” highlights artwork from 46 First American artists who have showcased work at the gallery over the past 10 years ... This exhibit features 2D and 3D works from more than 50 Oklahoma artists.

MSC Cruises set to hire 2 000 from SA as crew this year

Independent online (SA) 10 Jul 2024
MSC Cruises was on track to hire 2 000 South Africans as crew this year, Ross Volk, managing director of MSC Cruises South Africa said yesterday ... This enabled these employees to earn dollars and then spend that money within South Africa.

ANCYL takes stand against Sports, Arts, and Culture’s failures under Minister McKenzie

Independent online (SA) 10 Jul 2024
Creatives and artists are crucial to South Africa's culture and economy, contributing greatly to nation-building and preserving our national identity ... The ANCYL also pointed to the experiences of award-winning artist Makhadzi.

EFF accuses Sports, Arts, and Culture of targeting Makhadzi

Independent online (SA) 10 Jul 2024
The statement also highlighted the department’s historical failure to support artists adequately ... They also want McKenzie to keep his promises without blaming artists like Makhadzi, who show how great South Africa’s creative side is.

UNESCO’s Treasures of the Ancient Silk Roads

Google Blog 09 Jul 2024
The Silk Roads have linked diverse communities across Asia, Europe and Africa for millennia ... Discover South Africa's national parks,… ... South Africa’s most beautiful natural and cultural locations.

A dialogue between Nature, Africa and the United Arab Emirates through the works of Dr. Mohamed Yousif and Maggie Otieno

Gulf News 09 Jul 2024
... show explore the connections between the Arabian Gulf and East Africa through art—connections that have rarely been examined through such a joint simultaneous showing of artists from both continents.

Beauty of poster design showcased at M7 exhibition

Gulf-Times 09 Jul 2024
Qatar residents and visitors can immerse themselves in the beauty of Arabic poster design at Msheireb Downtown Doha’s M7, featuring 100 captivating designs by artists in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region ... ....

India Week’s Dance Performances Explore Connection, the Self and the Sacred

New York Observer 09 Jul 2024
and India, but also Canada, China, England and South Africa ... “These are artists that are in conversation with the past and the present and the future, and I think that’s important for us to constantly be thinking about.

Nightfall Jazz Café Series Welcomes Acclaimed Jazz Artist Julie Dexter

The Pulse 08 Jul 2024
... artist each week ... In conjunction with this, he participated in several other project realizations of albums and festivals with artists from his country, the Middle East, Asia, and the rest of Africa.

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