Jazz meets Poetry in virtual concert featuring Jaedon Daniel and Page
In collaboration with iSupport Creative Business, the University of KwaZulu Natal’s Centre for Creative Arts and Centre for Jazz and Popular Music presents a monthly series of performances supported by Concerts SA. The latest virtual concert features pianist Jaedon Daniel and his band and poet Page. Tickets will be... Read more
Helgaard Steyn Prize 2020
Die Dao van Daan van der Walt has been named the winner of the Helgaard Steyn Prize 2020. This prize has been awarded annually since 1987, and is given alternately on a four-year cycle in four disciplines – painting, literature, sculpture or musical composition. This year’s prize, R650 000 in... Read more
Poetry Africa Festival ends on a high note when announcing: their competition winners
After a weeklong celebration of poetry and poets, the 24th edition of the Poetry Africa festival came to a close Saturday night during a celebratory closing ceremony. The annual international festival is curated and presented by the Centre for Creative Arts at the University of Kwazulu-Natal. The Festival provided... Read more
Honoris United Universities Welcomes Red & Yellow Creative School of Business to its Pan-African Network
Honoris United Universities, Africa’s first pan-African network of private higher education institutions, has welcomed Red & Yellow Creative School of Business into its network in South Africa, serving to enhance its provision of education in the advertising,  marketing and design professions, with added focus on the digital skills and... Read more
Exciting performance collaboration launched during Poetry Africa Festival
University of KwaZulu Natal’s Centre for Creative Arts and Centre for Jazz and Popular Music, in collaboration with iSupport Creative Business and supported by Concerts SA are launching a first of a series of collaborative performances to take place monthly. This first collaboration, between Albert Trio and poet Thando... Read more
CUT students showcase at Turbine Art Fair 2020
Three CUT students recently showcased their artwork at the Turbine Art Fair 2020, an online art exhibition hosted in partnership with The Free State Art Collective. The Turbine Art Fair, which goes by the slogan “Where visionaries meet” opened its online art fair on Friday 28 August 2020 –... Read more
Poetry Africa presents Poetry for social change in virtual festival
The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Centre for Creative Arts (CCA) in partnership with the US Embassy South Africa, French Institute of South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal Department of Arts at Culture, Windybrow Arts Centre and Institut Ramon Llull will host the 24th Poetry Africa International Festival from 12 to 17 October 2020. ... Read more
Durban International Film Festival announces DIFF Award Winners during the closing night
The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Centre for Creative Arts (CCA), is hosting the Durban International Festival (DIFF) from 10 to 20 September 2020. This year, for its 41st edition, the festival presented a programme of close to 60 feature films, documentaries and short films alongside exciting industry programme: isiPhethu. The... Read more
UJ Arts & Culture wins Best Theatre Set Design at Naledi Theatre Awards
The UJ Arts & Culture division within the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture (FADA) won two awards at the 2020 Naledi Theatre Awards. The online event awarded creatives whose productions were staged in 2019. UJ Arts & Culture scooped awards for Best Theatre Set Design for their production, Metamorphosis staged in 2019 at... Read more
Bringing genres together in another edition of Music Unlocked Sessions
The Centre for Jazz and Popular Music (UKZN) and iSupport Creative Business are proud to present Naftali, Qadasi and Maqhinga and Natalie Rungan’s Tribute to Tania Donjeany. The online concert will take place as part of the regular Unlocked Music Sessions on Wednesday 16 September at 6 pm, and... Read more

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