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Digital Hustles: Reimagining digital Africa through language

by: Lethabo Bogatsu - 26 August 2016

Digital Hustles: Reimagining digital Africa through language

Language is an extremely important aspect of storytelling. But language is not limited to spoken or written word. Language can broken up into symbols which carry different meanings. On Wednesday night, British Councils’s Connect ZA in partnership with Livity Africa brought together residents of this year’s Fak’ugesi Digital Innovation Festival at the Tshimologong Precinct, invited...

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Here’s what to look forward to at the Fak’ugesi Digital Innovation Festival

by: Live Events - 18 August 2016

Here’s what to look forward to at the Fak’ugesi Digital Innovation Festival

British Council’s ConnectZA have partnered up with Fak’ugesi again this year to welcome a diverse range of artists, designers, makers, tech gurus and thinkers from SA and the UK, to bring you an amazing programme including digital master classes, live debates, virtual reality performances and dynamic immersive video installations at the Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation...

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Register to attend the Maker Library workshops at Fak’ugesi Digital Innovation Festival

by: Live Events - 18 August 2016

Register to attend the Maker Library workshops at Fak’ugesi Digital Innovation Festival

As part of the Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival, running from 19 August to 3 September, the Maker Library Network will offer a range of free activities and workshops for you to come and learn a new skill. You can pop in to explore projects, new technologies and share ideas with some of the country’s...

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Register for CREATIVE HUSTLES: Body Language, Your Art, Your Process.

by: Live Events - 10 March 2016

Register for CREATIVE HUSTLES: Body Language, Your Art, Your Process.

Date: 18 March 2016 Location: Livity Africa, 73 Juta Street, Braamfontein Time: 17:30pm – 20:00pm Registration: Fill out the form below #CreativeHustles is a series of free events for young people, aged 18 to 35 years, to engage with established creative industry professionals and arts practitioners. Your Art, Your Process, is the theme for this...

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Creative Hustles: Music Festival 101

by: Live Events - 20 January 2016

Creative Hustles: Music Festival 101

Duration: 3 February – 7 February 2016 Location: Cape Town  The British Council Connect ZA in partnership with Livity Africa and CTEMF are looking for 15 young creative thinkers with an interest in writing/journalism as well digital marketing to apply to be part of this year’s Cape Town Electronic Music Festival (#CTEMF) Creative Hustle (#CreativeHustles). The...

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Reverse Digital Hustles in pictures

by: Siyabonga Mkhasibe - 3 September 2015

Reverse Digital Hustles in pictures

Last Thursday, Livity Africa in association with British Council Connect ZA Innovation ZA month and the Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival, brought you the Reverse Digital Hustles at the Wits Art Museum in Braamfontein.  With this Digital Hustle, unlike previous ones we’ve hosted, we flipped the script and had Fak’ugesi resident Jepchumba engage the audience on...

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Register #CreativeHustles: Music curation in different spaces

by: Lethabo Bogatsu - 6 July 2015

Register #CreativeHustles: Music curation in different spaces

  Live SA in association with British Council Connect ZA present #CreativeHustles featuring Dark & Lovely Global Roots: Thris Tian (Boiler Room/NTS Radio) Join us for an engaging panel discussion on the theme “Music Curation in different spaces” featuring Thris Tian, DJ, music selector and one of the original architects of Boiler Room and many others....

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Win tickets to ACT UJ arts and culture conference

by: Live Events - 27 February 2015

Win tickets to ACT UJ arts and culture conference

Are you a creative or aspiring creative? We have two tickets to giveaway for this cool event which is happening at University of Johannesburg (UJ) on the 8 to 10 March 2015! ACT / UJ Arts and Culture Conference 2015 Brought to you by Arts and Culture Trust, UJ and the British Council Connect ZA...

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Win tickets to see Young Fathers this weekend

by: Live Events - 23 February 2015

Win tickets to see Young Fathers this weekend

This weekend 2014 winners of the Barclaycard Mercury Prize, Young Fathers, will be touring South Africa. In partnership with British Council Connect ZA and Okayafrica, South African beats platform Weheartbeat and Cape Town’s Assembly Radio are hosting a two-city tour for the UK alt-rap heavyweights, in a never-before witnessed salutation to the boundless experiences and opportunities contemporary...

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Meet and greet with alt-rap heavyweights Young Fathers

by: Live Events - 22 February 2015

Meet and greet with alt-rap heavyweights Young Fathers

Johannesburg Date: 26 February 2015 Time: 6pm – 9pm Venue: Live SA, 4th floor, 73 Juta Street, Corner Juta and De Beer Streets, Braamfontein Cape Town Date: 02 March 2015 Time: 18:30 till late Venue: Yours Truly, 73 Kloof Street, Cape town Refreshments (non-alcoholic) will be provided in both cities. Register: It’s free to attend,...

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