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#FREESPACE, a programme of talks, debate and performance, hosted at the Zeitz MOCAA until 17 February, shining the spotlight on the notion of public space.

Engage with the concept of space with #FREESPACE

The notion of public space will be in the spotlight at the V&A Silo District as engagement unfolds around a programme of talks, debate and performance, hosted at the Zeitz Museum Of Contemporary African Art (MOCAA) from 17 January. The month-long event, titled #FREESPACE, will offer a South African and international audience the opportunity to […]

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AfriSam recently announced the winners of its inaugural ConCreativity challenge at a prestigious awards ceremony held at Zeitz MOCAA.

INAUGURAL AFRISAM CONCREATIVITY AWARD

AfriSam recently announced the winners of its inaugural ConCreativity challenge at a prestigious awards ceremony held at Zeitz MOCAA, the largest museum of contemporary African art in the world. (more…)

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The visually-striking Oasia Hotel Downtown in Singapore was announced as winner of Best Tall Building Worldwide at the recent CTBUH Tall Building Awards held in Chicago.

ZEITZ MOCAA WINS BEST TALL BUILDING MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA AWARD

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is proud to announce the winners of the 16th Annual CTBUH Awards Program, which competed for winning distinctions at the 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference recently at Aqua Tower in Chicago. The CTBUH Awards Jury has named Oasia Hotel Downtown the “Best Tall Building Worldwide”, […]

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Platform Creative Agency have been appointed to oversee the design and development of the Zeitz MOCAA shop.

Platform to develop the Zeitz MOCAA Shop

Platform are delighted to announce that they have been appointed to oversee the design and development of the Zeitz MOCAA shop at the much acclaimed Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa which opened on 22nd September 2017. (more…)

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The inaugural Grand Prix and Category Winners of the Africa Architecture Awards were announced

AFRICA’S LEADING ARCHITECTS REVEALED!

At a gala awards ceremony held on the rooftop of the Zeitz MOCAA in Cape Town, the inaugural Grand Prix and Category Winners of the Africa Architecture Awards were announced on the evening of Thursday, 28 September 2017. (more…)

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The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, founded by Saint-Gobain

AFRICA ARCHITECTURE AWARDS SHORTLIST

The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, founded by Saint-Gobain, attracted an unprecedented number of entries for an architecture awards programme in its first edition. More than 500 projects registered to enter the awards before the closing date of 14 July 2017, and a total of 307 projects from across the continent, situated in 32 African countries, […]

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Southern Guild will open its new flagship venue at the V&A Waterfront Silo District in Cape Town this June, with its inaugural exhibition celebrating the most lauded local design heroes.

Southern Guild opens new gallery with inaugural show of SA’s design stalwarts

Southern Guild, Africa’s only design gallery representing collectable, limited-edition work from the continent, will open its new flagship venue at the V&A Waterfront Silo District in Cape Town this June, with its inaugural exhibition celebrating the most lauded local design heroes. (more…)

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In June 2017, The Guild Group will launch GUILD, a 450-square-metre flagship design destination

GUILD GALLERY TO OPEN IN CAPE TOWN IN JUNE

In June 2017, The Guild Group will launch GUILD, a 450-square-metre flagship design destination at the V&A Waterfront Silo District in Cape Town. The multi-faceted venue will include a concept store, an in-house studio range of furniture, and the Southern Guild Gallery, showcasing collectible, limited-edition design and art. (more…)

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Lighting plays a crucial role in the new Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa in Cape Town.

LIGHTING THE ZEITZ MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART

Lighting, both natural and artificial, plays a vital role in defining the visitor experience at a museum. For the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA), at the Silo district at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, this was a primary consideration for consulting engineers Arup. (more…)

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The Grain Silo construction team announced at the official ground breaking

V&A ANNOUNCES LOCAL PARTNERS FOR GRAIN SILO MUSEUM CONSTRUCTION

The V&A Waterfront’s historical grain silos took a step forward to becoming the permanent home of the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA). At the official ground breaking today the V&A announced the local partners that will work alongside renowned British designer Thomas Heatherwick’s team in the R500 million transformation. In a first […]

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