VANSA operates as a development agency for the visual arts in South Africa, promoting connection, access and innovation in our industry. This website has been developed as an up-to-the minute resource, providing information, advice and tools for artists, businesses and organisations, as well as providing a platform for research, awareness and discussion around key industry issues.
Faculty of Humanities, Department of Visual Arts
Foundation Kuenstlerdorf Schoeppingen’s Artist in residence KWW-grants for projects in the intersection of art, sciences and / or economy (the so-called KWW-grants). The monthly grant amounts to 1025, - €. It is an "Artist in Residence Fellowship" to spend in the Kuenstlerdorf Schoeppingen Foundation (Germany, NRW). The residencies start in the second half of the current year 2014.
Time for Design! Have you got what it takes to put South African design on the world map? Is your design talent just waiting to be discovered? Now’s your chance to show what you’re made of, with your entry to the Rado Star Prize South Africa 2014.
The Africa Centre, both a physical entity and an ongoing philosophical journey, explores how Pan-African cultural practice can be a catalyst for social change.
We invite applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in the WITS ART MUSEUM at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.
Keleketla! Library seeks an energetic, innovative and self-organised individual to fill the position of: Digital Archive Intern.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Tierney Fellowship at the Market Photo Workshop.
Project Anywhere is an expanded exhibition model encompassing the entire globe (and beyond) in which the role of curator is replaced with the type of peer review model typically endorsed by a refereed journal. Emphasizing research undertaken outside conventional exhibition contexts, Project Anywhere is dedicated to the promotion of art at the outermost limits of location-specificity.
Art South Africa Magazine in Cape Town is looking for small companies or freelancers in the creative industry to join us in a dynamic co- working space.
The PAN!C project has been expanded this year, into quarterly programs that will take place both in Johannesburg and Lubumbashi. We would like to invite you to join us for a panel discussion on the 25th of April 2014.