This week we meet with Boeta Phyf, a Cape Town based ‘3D graffiti’ artist whose pieces are influenced by “ South African culture, with the key ingredient being Cape Town chutney”.
16 finalists have been shortlisted in the R1 million public art competition launched by the Western Cape Government earlier this year, the chosen installation will be built on the newly established plaza, corner of Dorp and Long streets, within the WCG precinct.
Green Point park will soon welcome two new sculptures, as not only a contribution to placemaking but as a memorial of the events that have taken place and influenced the area.
One of COP17′s goals is to raise awareness of sustainable practices. But can art be used to communicate that message to a wider audience? Both the city of Durban and a Cape Town-based artist believe so. In our 9th article in our series of 17 Sustainable Ideas for COP17, Joe Peach of This Big City […]