Your Ultimate Guide to Buying Art Online

Your Ultimate Guide to Buying Art Online

Your Ultimate Guide to Buying Art Online Introduction Art transcends boundaries, evokes emotions, and enriches our lives. In today’s digital age, buying art online has become an exciting adventure—one that connects you with talented artists and their captivating...

Unlocking Artistic Discoveries

Unlocking Artistic Discoveries

Unlocking Artistic Discoveries: A Comprehensive Guide to Art Galleries Introduction Art galleries are more than just spaces filled with beautiful masterpieces. They are portals to creativity, culture, and human expression. Whether you’re an art enthusiast, collector,...

Best Art Gallery in Johannesburg

Best Art Gallery in Johannesburg

Living Artists Emporium: Where Creativity Finds Its Canvas Introduction Welcome to Living Artists Emporium (LAE), where art transcends boundaries and creativity knows no limits. Nestled in the vibrant heart of Johannesburg, our gallery is more than just a space—it’s a...

Jemmiro

Jemmiro

Memories and moments in time Jemmiro was born in Mozambique.  He transitioned into South Africa in 2003 to become a full-time artist and to escape what he describes as “limitations in the Mozambique art scene”.  He studied drawing, painting and print-making and has...

Vincent Osemwegie

Vincent Osemwegie

Images with drippings of paints, with little or no brush contact Nigerian born, Vincent has made South Africa his home since 2009. Creative from childhood, he studied art at an art school. With his discovery of the Superblur Art Movement at LAE, his technique has...

Kwandiwa Dlwati

Kwandiwa Dlwati

An honest exploration of the tapestry of his rural upbringing Kwandiwa Dlwati was born in a small town called Mount Frere, located in the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa. His works are an honest exploration of the tapestry of his rural upbringing where as he...

Nandipha Blaqrose

Nandipha Blaqrose

Probing unsettling narratives on the subject of identity, gender, spirituality, and sexuality in the modern world. Nandipha Blaqrose’s concepts highlight specific complex situations by critiquing the misconceptions surrounding masculinity and gender. The artist...

Mmutla Mashishi

Mmutla Mashishi

Working with recycled plastic, studying its challenges, behavior, and strength Mmutla Mashishi was born on August 5th, 1976, in a small village called Driefontein, Limpopo. I was raised by my grandparents as their first grandchild while my mother worked on farms. As a...

Diezel

Diezel

Using symbols, scribbles and writing to communicate ideas and the spirit of Africa With the AfroPop' Exhibition Diezel uses art to ask questions about South African Culture and the social and political situation in South Africa. The collection was done in an “AfroPop”...

Sabelo Mkhaliphi

Sabelo Mkhaliphi

Painting Life Experiences  Sabelo Mkhaliphi, a South African artist, was born in Soweto Johannesburg in 1986. He discovered his passion for art in grade 4 when he was selected to attend an afternoon class at Kopanong community center in Dobsenville Soweto. It was here...

Art Sales vs Art Rentals in Johannesburg

Art Sales vs Art Rentals in Johannesburg

In the world of art, the decision to either purchase or rent artwork is akin to selecting the colors for a masterpiece. Each choice paints a unique narrative on the canvas of your living space. In this exploration, we delve into...

Vincent Mbeje

Vincent Mbeje

The Artist of Bright Barcodes Vincent Mbeje's artistic journey has taken him on a path that stretches from Kwazulu Natal to the vibrant streets of Soweto. He humbly describes himself as an "artist in training," a lifelong learner in the world of art. What sets Vincent...

Thabo Maseko

Thabo Maseko

Mastering the Fusion of Artistic Styles Thabo Maseko is a fervent believer in the notion that everything possesses the potential to be art, provided it is "created." This philosophy drives his creative expression, leading him to tell his stories in a highly expressive...

Thabiso Dakamela

Thabiso Dakamela

Thabiso DakamelaA Visual Artist Illuminating Urban Life Thabiso Dakamela, an urban-born and raised visual artist based in the vibrant city of Johannesburg, is a remarkable creative force. Born to a Ndebele mother and a Venda father, Dakamela's art draws inspiration...

Teboho Makoatsa

Teboho Makoatsa

Capturing the Essence of Traditional African Culture Teboho Makoatsa's art speaks volumes, particularly through his paintings, which skillfully capture the essence of traditional African cultures and ways of life. His work serves as a visual narrative, offering a...

Stoffel Mogano

Stoffel Mogano

Painting "The Journey" of Life's Hustle and Hope Stoffel Malese Mogano, known as Stoff Mog, is a visual artist currently residing in Johannesburg. Born on June 7, 1992, he grew up in Ga-Mphahlele village in Limpopo and later relocated to Tembisa, situated to the north...

Splash Motong

Splash Motong

Bridging Art and Fashion in the Heart of Soweto Splash Motong's journey as a fashion designer has been the gateway to his inexorable attraction to the world of art. Hailing from Soweto, the largest township in South Africa, Motong's artistic inclinations have always...

Siyabonga Mlambi

Siyabonga Mlambi

Crafting Art from the Heart of South Africa Siyabonga Mlambi hails from the picturesque town of Bizana, nestled in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. This region is renowned for being the birthplace of icons such as Winnie Madikizela Mandela and the...

Simphiwe Mlangeni

Simphiwe Mlangeni

The Voice of the "New Soweto Lost Generation" Simphiwe Mlangeni introduces himself as a member of the "new Soweto lost generation," a term he uses to encapsulate his mixed background and deep-rooted connection to the vibrant streets of Soweto. His artistic journey is...

Shadrack Bosman

Shadrack Bosman

Crafting Art as a Lifelong Tribute Shadrack Bosman is more than just an artist; he is a lifelong practitioner of the visual arts. His artistic journey has been profoundly shaped by his family, with his parents being the primary wellspring of inspiration. His father,...

Pro Thusi

Pro Thusi

A Creative Alchemist of Recycled Art Pro Thusi is an exemplar of versatility in the realm of art. His creative prowess shines through as he adeptly transforms discarded plastics, tin cans, enamel, and other recycled materials into unique and awe-inspiring artworks....

Oni Mkoki

Oni Mkoki

From Early Experiments to International Success Oni Mkoki's artistic journey is one marked by a deep-rooted passion for painting that traces back to 1990. It was during this time that he first began experimenting with form and color, a pivotal moment in his artistic...

Nisty Chatha

Nisty Chatha

Unveiling the Power of Collective Collaboration in Art In the tapestry of human existence, collective action is the key to a better world. It is within this collective synergy that Nisty Chatha finds inspiration, weaving a narrative that transcends the individual and...

Mlamuli Zulu

Mlamuli Zulu

A Fusion of Culture and Creativity I am Mlamuli Zulu, a professional fine artist, born and raised in the Northern Region of KwaZulu Natal, specifically in Ulundi, eMahlabathini, eMabedlana. My artistic journey began when I was introduced to art during my primary...

MiaMish

MiaMish

Mastering the Art of Non-Representational Abstract Expression MiaMish, a name that embodies the spirit of non-representational abstract art. In the world of art, MiaMish is a trailblazer, forging a path that transcends the confines of gender, race, religion, culture,...

Mcloud Simango

Mcloud Simango

Navigating the Boundless Realms of Creativity Mcloud Simango's journey as an artist is a testament to his boundless creativity and his passion for exploring the realms of color, form, and expression. His philosophy revolves around the profound idea that art has the...

Mbongeni Mhlongo

Mbongeni Mhlongo

Unveiling the Layers of Artistic Expression Mbongeni Mhlongo, a name that resonates with artistic talent and vision. Born in the enchanting landscapes of KwaZulu-Natal, this artist's journey commenced with a passion for the world of art that ignited early in life. It...

Kelvin Dube

Kelvin Dube

Weaving Artistry from Discarded Treasures Kelvin Dube, an artist with a unique vision, discovers his creative sanctuary in the most unexpected of places - amidst discarded materials. Soft wire and the colorful remnants of electrical outer rubber coatings, often...

Kealeboga Tlalang

Kealeboga Tlalang

Crafting Collage Portraiture and Social Commentary Kealeboga Tlalang, a South African artist whose expertise lies in the realm of cutting-edge collage portraiture, figures, and sculptures. Driven by his analytical nature, Kealeboga harnesses the art of collage as a...

John Nkosi

John Nkosi

An Artistic Odyssey of Self-Discovery and Freedom Enter the world of John Nkosi, an artist whose journey is a profound exploration of both the external universe and the innermost depths of human experience. In his relentless quest for knowledge, John has uncovered a...

Greatjoy Ndlovu

Greatjoy Ndlovu

  Bridging Emotion and Expression Through Art Greatjoy Ndlovu (b.1993) was born in Bulawayo, a multicultural city in western Zimbabwe that converges various ethnicities from across Southern Africa. He studied art at Cyrene Mission, an Anglican school playfully...

Benjamin Tuge

Benjamin Tuge

Crafting African Essence with Versatile Artistry Ben Tuge, the remarkable visual artist based in Randburg, South Africa, is a true virtuoso in the world of art. He defies categorization, effortlessly transitioning between roles as a versatile sculptor, a masterful...

Ayanda Nkosi

Ayanda Nkosi

Unleashing Boundless Creativity Through Superblur Art Ayanda's journey is a testament to the transformative power of the arts. Hailing from the coastal town of Richard's Bay in KwaZulu-Natal, she embarked on a life-changing adventure in 2003, setting her sights on the...

Ape Lee

Ape Lee

Creative Growth and Social Reflection Ape Lee describes their art process as an ongoing, unfolding journey in which each artwork serves as a stepping-stone to the next, fostering not only artistic development but personal growth as well. Their approach to art is...

How to Collaborate with an Art Gallery

How to Collaborate with an Art Gallery

When looking for a potential gallery to house your most prized artwork, it is critical to ask yourself a few key questions. Some of these questions, such as "Where does my art fit in?" may apply to galleries on your list. You can take the first step on your career...

How do Art Galleries Operate?

How do Art Galleries Operate?

As previously stated, the various art galleries serve different institutional goals and needs. Even artist selection is an important component of any art gallery when determining which artists will fit into the existing operational schema. Many people who are...

Different Types of Art Galleries

Different Types of Art Galleries

Art galleries can be classed into several types, but one of the key goals of the art gallery should not be overlooked: it is one of the primary phases that determine an artist's employability, integration, and longevity. Art galleries provide a structured setting for...

10 Reasons Why You Should Own Art

10 Reasons Why You Should Own Art

Those walls are empty, and they appear to be closing in on you. Okay, so you can buy prints, limited editions, and all that, but consider these reasons why you should own original pieces of art. Today. For example, right now. 10...