Category Archives: Initiatives

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Wallpaper Monday :: Africa on your Screens

For those that many not know, 'Wallpaper Monday' is a feature that has been running on my website for the past 149 weeks with the sole aim of getting Africa onto our screens. If any of you is like me, you have suffered trying to find wallpaper for your screens that is inspired … Continue Reading ››

Call for Submissions: World Design Capital Cape Town

Cape Town was selected as the World Design Capital of the world for 2014. In preparation there is a call for submission for creative projects from Africa. Four inspiring themes to make African creativity shine themes_600px_600x_crop_100 AFRICAN INNOVATION. GLOBAL CONVERSATION. African ideas that speak to the world.

Wide Open Walls: Art in public spaces in Gambia

Wide Open Walls begins a great conversation for public art especially within the continent. When Mary Sibande’s work was showcased in Johannesburg last year on tall canvases hanging over buildings, walls and on bill-boards, it gave the opportunity to give a larger audience viewing to work that they would normally have to go to a gallery or museum to see.