Osaretin Ugiagbe, Nigeria, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.

Waiting for the White Smoke of the LagosPhoto's Chimney

LagosPhoto Festival 2017 Samuel Fosso, Black Pope, 2017. Photography…
Zanele Muholi, Detail of Sebenzile, Parktown, 2016

Zanele Muholi receives Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres

Last night, 22 November 2017, the Ambassador of France to South…
Kemang Wa Lehulere, I cut my skin to liberate the splinter, 2017. Photo credit: Paula Court. Courtesy of the photographer & Performa 17.

Kemang Wa Lehulere receives Malcolm McLaren Award

Concluding Three Weeks of Live Performance over 35 Artists Across…
Elsabé Milandri, Deatils of Detail I, 2017. Acrylic and charcoal on canvas, 180 x 522cm aprox. Courtesy of artist & SMITH.

Wind Shifts at Eight

SMITH is excited to present Elsabé Milandri’s first…

Flight from Judgement

Remember a time when we used to have art critics? (If you are…
Dean Hutton, Fuck White People, 2016. © Dean Hutton, image courtesy of the artist.

Radical Moralism

No Vaccination   On the 18th of April 2015, Sunday Times…
Wole Lagunju, Detail of Poise, 2017. Oil on Canvas, 121 x 106cm. © Wole Lagunju Courtesy Wole Lagunju and EBONY CURATED

AKAA 2017 in Review

A second edition that stood out for the quality of its artistic…

The Krugerrand’s 50th anniversary

The Krugerrand, the somewhat limited South African coin with…
QTPOC Performance and Nightlife

QTPOC Performance and Nightlife

Performa 17 Queer nightlife has always been subversive by nature.…
Tamara James, Clench, 2010. Archival inkjet prints on Enhanced Matt Paper, 42 x 59,4 cm. Edition of 25. Image courtesy of the Candice Berman Fine Art Gallery.

Bodily Reflection

In an age of digital technology, smart phones are capturing millions…