Category: Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

The long-awaited Javett Art Centre has officially opened!

October 1, 2019, Author: bianca

Javett-UP An art centre devoted to Africa The long-awaited Javett Art Centre has officially opened its doors and this impressive partnership between the Javett Foundation and the University of Pretoria promises to exhibit some of the country’s bests. The Javett Art Centre at the University […]

Arts & Culture

Our Top 3 October Experiences

October 1, 2019, Author: bianca

The Gauteng International Arts Festival might be coming to an end this month, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to experience when it comes to arts and culture. Check out our top 3 experiences for October: A few of my favourite things Alisa from Vos&Ink […]

Arts & Culture, Markets, Shopping

Antique & Collectables Christmas Fair

September 30, 2019, Author: renate

Pretoria’s oldest and most loved Antique and Collectables Christmas fair takes place on 16 December 2019 and it’s something you don’t want to miss out on, so mark it down on your calendar so long! With it being a public holiday, you have a proper […]

Arts & Culture

Books, books, books! 

September 4, 2019, Author: bianca

Preserving our Heritage One major part of keeping one’s heritage intact, is the art of storytelling and what better way to tell stories than with books? From 2 to 8 September, we are celebrating National Book Week – “a week-long celebration where all South Africans […]

Arts & Culture

Women in Statues

August 1, 2019, Author: bianca

You strike a woman, you strike a rock Did you know that National Women’s Day has its origins right here in our hometown? On 9 August 1956 about 20 000 women marched to the Union Buildings with one goal: A petition to do away with […]

Arts & Culture

Kids’ Theatre – Our Top 3 for July

July 1, 2019, Author: bianca

Keeping kids busy during wintertime is often a challenge. Many parents would like to keep them indoors to refrain from catching the flu. Well, moms and dads, here are some indoor options for you: Die Lelike Eendjie Hosted by weeKIDZ productions and Pierneef Theatre, Die […]

Arts & Culture

Our Top 3 – Arts and Culture Experiences in July

July 1, 2019, Author: bianca

España Lagom Café and Theatre Bistro’s aim is to recreate their favourite experiences from around the world for their customers. The Montoya Spanish Dance Academy and Theatre promotes the art of Spanish dance and keeps this tradition alive in Pretoria. No wonder they will be […]

Arts & Culture

When in Jozi

May 20, 2019, Author: bianca

Immerse yourself in the inner-city Joburg’s inner city is a vibrant district with a unique character that can easily claim to be the culture capital of the country. It has a wide range of unique and creative venues that include everything from museums and art exhibitions to […]

Arts & Culture

Historical Musings

May 20, 2019, Author: bianca

The capital city, is a cultural hotspot – rich in history and local traditions. There are museums sprinkled throughout the city – some dedicated to a specific subject matter, some more obscure and niche and others commemorating specific events in the Country’s history. THE VOORTREKKER […]

Arts & Culture

Capital Creators for Captain

April 1, 2019, Author: renate

There’s a creative community in Pretoria that you might want to become part of… As you might have read in our print magazine this month, Adriaan Venner Scheepers is an entrepreneur who loves photos and video and being one of the few vloggers in Pretoria, […]