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Twisty & Twisted New Showmax Original: DAM

Showmax has just released a first-look trailer for the Showmax Original DAM, a small-town psychological thriller premiering Monday, 22 February 2021. Silwerskerm Best Actress winner Lea Vivier (Wonderlus) stars as Yola Fischer, who returns from Chile to the Eastern Cape to bury her father. She discovers he’s left his farm to her, to the irritation of […]Read More

Meet Visual Artist Simphiwe Ndzube

Simphiwe Ndzube was born in Hofmeyr, Eastern Cape, and currently lives and works in Los Angeles. He has a BA Fine Art from the Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town and is the winner of both the Tollman Award and Michaelis Prize. Considered one of the most important young artists of his […]Read More

Meet Multi-disciplinary Artist Thembalethu Manqunyana

Thembalethu Manqunyana, born in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape, is a painter, sculptor and printmaker who draws inspiration from Western theory and African art. He is influenced by the Neo-expressionism master, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Pablo Picasso’s Cubism period. Manqunyana creates his paintings using oil – making use of bright colours, and describes his style […]Read More

Meet Visual Artist Yolanda Mazwana

Yolanda Mazwana from the Eastern Cape is a self-taught visual artist based in Johannesburg, currently specializing in painting. Her work is centred around mental illness, popular culture, phobias, relationships and storytelling and her style being described as an amalgamation of abstract expressionism, neo-expressionism and symbolism. She currently lives and works in Johannesburg. Mazwana’s recent solo […]Read More

Meet Artist, Curator and Scholar Philiswa Lila

Lila explores different mediums to create her artworks including animal skin (sheep, goat and cow), beading, wood, paper, canvas and video.  With a B Tech in Fine and Applied Art, an Honours degree in Curatorship and currently pursuing a Master’s in Art History at Rhodes University, Philiswa Lila is an artist, curator and scholar fascinated by the socially […]Read More