Tagged: cape town

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Interview: Gasak, A Graffiti Artist From South Africa

When we speak over Skype from his one-bedroom apartment in Milan, where he currently lives, 23-year-old Gasak opens up about his recent projects, South Africa’s evolving graffiti scene, and why the best art is often the most polarizing. read more »

POSTED February 14, 2014 11:28AM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, Featured - Sprite, Sprite TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Scenes From South Africa: Cape Town Stance

After spending some time in the creative corners of Johannesburg and Durban, Obey You Collective: South Africa is heading down to Cape Town for a street-level look at the city’s expanding stance car scene. read more »

POSTED February 5, 2014 11:28AM IN ART+CULTURE VIDEO, Featured - Sprite, Sprite Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Painting With Pastelheart

Last week you met pastelheart, an accomplished Durban-bred street artist with an eye for color and a taste for the surreal. In the second and final part of pastelheart’s mini-doc, we follow the 24-year-old through the course of a day in his not-so-ordinary life. read more »

POSTED February 3, 2014 1:41PM IN ART+CULTURE VIDEO, Featured - Sprite, Sprite TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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Sprite and The FADER Bring You A Street-Level Look Into South Africa

If you’re a longtime reader of The FADER, you already know that one of the most exciting places for music and culture is South Africa. From Kwaito to Spoek Mathambo, the country has both a … read more »

POSTED December 20, 2013 6:34PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS, Featured - Sprite, Sprite TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
jumping back slash illustration by Jeanne Kepaan

Lungu Lungu: Cape Town’s Jumping Back Slash

Benjamin Lebrave hits up South Africa Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, he writes about … read more »

POSTED November 21, 2013 3:07PM IN Lungu Lungu Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,