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Meet Visual Artist Leo Makgekgenene

Leo Makgekgenene is a New Media graduate from the Michaelis School of Fine Art. Makgekgenene was born in 1995 in Gaborone, Botswana. The artist moved to South Africa in 2009 where they worked and studied in Pretoria before moving to Cape Town in 2015. Many of his works aim to rematerialize the metaphorical spaces in […]Read More

Meet Fine Artist Chris Denovan

Christopher Denovan, an artist from Cape Town, believes you cannot make art if you’re not interested in looking in the one place where it lives; YOU! Denovan said: “Having left art school I was disillusioned and felt lost in the art world. I turned my back on painting and tried to move forward to something […]Read More

Triggerfish Chooses Galway As Home Of Its First International Expansion

Triggerfish, the animation studio behind Netflix’s first Original animated TV series from Africa, has announced it is to establish its first international studio in Galway. The project, supported by the Irish Government through IDA Ireland, is expected to create 60 new jobs over the next three years. Triggerfish animated the Oscar-nominated Roald Dahl adaptation Revolting Rhymes as […]Read More


Balekane Legoabe was the 2019 winner of the StateoftheART Gallery Award and now presents her prize solo exhibition titled ‘What It Feels Like To Be In Water’ (WIFLTBIW). From 18 June – 4 July 2020, using a combination of digital collage, sound art and animation, Legoabe explores issues of mental health, the relationship between hope […]Read More

Watch The Animation “Vultures” Made During Lockdown

The movie explores themes of structural issues in South Africa and the positions of power still maintained by these structures. Vulture was a script that Infinity Pictures had been developing over the last few years. It was meant to be a live action script but with the advent of the lockdown they wanted to see […]Read More


Three AFDA 2019 graduation films are candidates to compete for the most prestigious awards on the motion picture calendar – The Student Academy Awards (Oscars). The films selected will represent AFDA and South Africa in three separate categories during the 93rd Oscars in 2021. AFDA Cape Town postgraduate film, YOU, ME & EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN, directed […]Read More

Animation swiss army knife-Rudolph Boozaaier

Today we chat with self proclaimed, “animation swiss army knife” Rudolph Boozaaier. Enjoy Who is Rudolph Boozaaier and what do you do? When people ask me ‘what I do’ I always tell them ‘I am an animation Swiss army knife’, as it always seems the best way to describe what I do.  I have worked in […]Read More