27th December 2017

Matters of Land and Labour with Artist Michele Mathison

Throughout his career as an artist, Michele Mathison has been making work that engages with issues central to the lives […]

Andrea Camilleri Inspector Montalbano

18th December 2017

Andrea Camilleri – Inspecting Inspector Montalbano

Italy’s most famous fictional police detective, Salvo Montalbano, is the brainchild of famous contemporary writer Andrea Camilleri. This world famous […]

Dante Alighieri Society Johannesburg 90th Anniversary

2nd October 2017

Johannesburg’s Dante Alighieri Society Turns 90

The Dante Alighieri Society in Johannesburg turned 90 this year (2017)! How to celebrate such a significant birthday? A beautiful […]

Marco Cianfanelli Projected Development

18th September 2017

The public & private art of Marco Cianfanelli

Born and bred in the melting pot that is Johannesburg, Marco Cianfanelli makes art that combines numerous contradictions. Monumental and intimate, […]

Scuderie del Quirinale Salome

7th September 2017

Scuderie del Quirinale: excellence in art and appreciation

The Scuderie del Quirinale in Rome is more than just a museum. It’s an architectural gem with an historic past all […]


13th June 2017

Pompeii, Gateway to Ancient Roman life

In 79 AD, the city of Pompeii was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, a volcano situated nearby. Pompeii […]

Peggy Guggenheim Collection

13th June 2017

Peggy Guggenheim Collection

Looking out onto Venice’s Grand Canal, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection must surely be one of the most well situated art […]

Nan Kolè

5th June 2017

Nan Kolè on Durban’s DIY dance genre

Rome-born producer Nan Kolè (a.k.a. Francesco Cucchi), is on a mission to showcase Durban’s own home-grown electronic genre – gqom […]

the artist work

2nd June 2017

Meeting with the Italian artist Cameron Platter

Cameron Platter: Unearthing the underbelly of being alive Johannesburg born Cameron Platter is known for his varied and provocative pieces, […]


17th November 2016

A journey to Ancient Egypt

The Egyptian Museum of Turin was founded in 1824, making it the oldest Egyptian museum in the world. It is […]