where art lives and art leads

From the Art to the Throne

Brenda Yalezo’s penwomanship unlocks her as a versatile songwriter and worshipper who has died to herself for the gospel to be sung through her, notes Ace Moloi.

Laudable, Palatable, Regrettable – Inside Pacofs’ August Shows

The prohibition is over, the doors of culture are open, and the lights are back on at the Performing Arts Centre of the Free State. ART STATE publisher Mpho Matsitle spent six interesting nights there and chooses to kiss and tell.

Editor’s Note
State Of Mangaung Arts
The Armchair Critic
Career TV’S Short Film to Air on Mzansi Magic

Careers TV, a multimedia subsidiary of C College, has successfully completed its first ever short film, which was commissioned by Multichoice to be aired on Mzansi Magic Channel 161.

Vrystaat Arts Festival Launches Its 2019 Programme

The Vrystaat Arts Festival has an enormous artistic offering in 2019. From flagship Afrikaans, English and Sesotho theatre and music productions to experimental dance, craft, sound art, visual art and live art, there is something for everyone.

Press Release
#FurAndCoats: The Carefree and the Curfewed

Even as she suffered an asthma attack just moments before her time on stage, Noxy still lived up to her vows of loving and respecting the arts—in sickness and in health, reports Ace Moloi

The Whole Trinity: a true story

Love, Crime and Johannesburg PR Officer and ART STATE Editor Ace Moloi reflects on the production’s behind-the-scenes.

Dear Oliver Tambo
Love, Crime & Johannesburg