ABOUT THE EVENTS Symposium Day 1   Friday, 9 February 2024, 10 am – 4 pm at Bag Factory Artists’ Studios, 10 Mahlathini Street, Fordsburg    Symposium Day 2  Saturday, 10 February 2024 10 am – 12 pm at Umhlabathi Collective,  2 Helen Joseph St, Newtown, Johannesburg, 2001   Exhibition Opening:   Saturday, 10 February 2024, 12 … Read more

School Holiday Visual Art Programme

Image of painting session led by Facilitator, Dathini Mzayiya.Kids Art Workshop We were delighted to host the School Holiday Visual Arts Programme, which was a week long Visual Arts Workshop. This programme aimed to provide school going children with exciting Art educational experiences. They were exposed to various mediums and the study of art history. This … Read more

Events

Past Events  Listening to the Echoes of Matselmela Manaka2 Day Symposium and Exhibition Opening: 9-10 February 2023 Bag Factory Artist Studios, Fordsburg and Umhlabathi Collective, Newtown   School Holiday Visual Arts Programme

School Holiday Kids Visual Arts Programme

Bag Factory in association with Morris Isaacson Centre for Music hosted a 7-day school holiday programme from 2 October 2023 – 6 October 2023 consisting of visual art workshops conducted by practicing early and mid-career artists. This programme aimed to provide school going children with exciting art educational experiences. They were exposed to various mediums … Read more

LATEST NEWS   “Will you be at the harvest, among the gatherers of new fruits?- Ben Okri30 years ago, we awoke to a new dawn, a new South Africa pregnant with hope and possibility. 30 years later, we awake again to a new South Africa, scarred and broken, made and remade, scorched and awoken, and yet … Read more