THUPELO CAPE TOWN INVITES APPLICATIONS TO THE INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS’ THUPELO WORKSHOP – SEPTEMBER 2017 (OPEN CALL 2017)

  Thupelo invites applications to participate in the Thupelo workshop at Greatmore Studios, Woodstock, Cape Town from September 09 –September 23, 2017 Thupelo workshops are artists led and were initiated in response to a need for interaction between artists. This workshop will include up to 15 artists from the region, from Africa and abroad. Artists …

2017 May

This year Thupelo invited 20 artists to participate in the Thupelo workshop at The Nyanga Arts Development Centre, Nyanga , Cape Town from May 02 – May 12 2017 Thupelo would like to thank  The Department of Arts and Culture, The Nyanga Arts Development Centre, and Greatmore Studios and  for its support    

One Painting by William Stewart (Bill) Ainslie (1934 – 1989) at the Origins Centre Museum

  Recently The Origins Centre Museum opened an exhibition of one painting, ‘Farm Workers,’ by the late Bill Ainslie, a hugely influential artist, working in Johannesburg in the ’60s. Bill was instrumental in the founding of the Thupelo Cape Town Trust amongst other arts organizations. Bill Ainslie’s bio may be viewed at South African History …