Tila Likunzi

27 FEB 2021 – 26 MAY 2021Bag Factory is delighted to announce that Tila Likunzi (Angola) will undertake a fully-funded residency at the Bag Factory from 27 Feb – 26 May 2021. This residency is part of Art Connection Africa, a cooperation of KfW Stiftung and Triangle Network to foster visual art exchanges, capacity building … Read more Tila Likunzi

Thebe Phetogo

1 FEB 2021 – 30 APR 2021Bag Factory is delighted to announce that Thebe Phetogo (Botswana) will undertake a fully-funded residency at the Bag Factory from 1 Feb – 30 Apr 2021. This residency is part of Art Connection Africa, a cooperation of KfW Stiftung and Triangle Network to foster visual art exchanges, capacity building … Read more Thebe Phetogo

Lebogang Mogul Mabusela – Young Womxn Studio Bursary

5 OCT 2020 – 8 JAN 2021 The Bag Factory is delighted to announce that Cheriese Dilrajh and Hemali Khoosal have been selected as joint recipients of the annual Young Womxn Studio Bursary, funded by Bag Factory alumni artist Sam Nhlengethwa. They will share a fully funded studio bursary at the Bag Factory for twelve … Read more Lebogang Mogul Mabusela – Young Womxn Studio Bursary

 Luso-Linkup (Angola/Mozambique)

 1 SEP – 30 NOV 2020 We are very excited to introduce Luamba Muinga (Angola) and Sara Carneiro (Mozambique/Portugal) as (virtual) curators in residence for our Luso-Linkup project. By focusing on networking and research, the Bag Factory’s Luso-Linkup residency project facilitates short- and long-term professional development, allowing curators to broaden their knowledge base, develop new … Read more  Luso-Linkup (Angola/Mozambique)

Joe Turpin (RSA)

1 JUN – 31 AUG 2020 Joe Turpin is a South African visual artist. Born in Johannesburg in 1995, his practice focuses on historically charged & informed narratives and semiotics, and the physical expansion of painting as practice. Turpin is drawn to temporal conversations of decolonization, so called ‘positionality’, race and what it means to … Read more Joe Turpin (RSA)