Cape Town

Ed Young, 'HERO', 2019, exhibition view. Courtesy: OPEN 24 HOURS, Cape Town

Several exhibitions across the city ask: do we need another hero?

By Rebecca Anne Proctor
Donna Kukama, also when you are terrible, you are not so terrible (Part 1), 2018, tempera, glitter, oil stick, and graphite on canvas, 65 x 45cm. Courtesy: Blank Projects, Cape Town

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12 Jan
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Cape Town

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Kudzanai Chiurai, ‘Madness and Civilization’, installation view, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, 2018

Cape Town

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Cape Town

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Portia Zvavahera, Kuzvarwa Patsva (Rebirth), 2017, oil-based printing ink and oil bar on canvas, 170 x 99cm. Courtesy: Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

By Sean O'Toole

Cape Town

18 Jan
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Cape Town

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Harbour view of the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, 2017. Courtesy: Heatherwick Studio, London; photograph: Iwan Baan

With a host of new private museums opening in Cape Town, Sean O’Toole considers the impact on the local arts scene while Amie Soudien explores the city’s burgeoning grassroots art

By Amie Soudien and Sean O'Toole