[BR]OTHER | A Visual Record of Xenophobia in SA
“No African is a foreigner in Africa! No African is a migrant in Africa! Africa is where we all belong!” - Professor Achille Mbembe
29 Mar 2021
The Open Call Collection Auction
The Lockdown Collection (TLC) and Latitudes present an online auction, created by 21 emerging artists, the proceeds of which will go towards benefitting artists affected by Covid-19.
17 Mar 2021
Contemporary Art for your Zodiac Sign
Art has never been a career that one gets into for the stability. It’s more often than not an urgent calling that can’t be ignored...
23 Feb 2021
Behind the Artwork: Wim Legrand’s ‘we’re Toast!’
An artwork is generally published with a title, a date, a size and a price. There’ll be some information about what it was made with...
15 Feb 2021
An enclosure and an opening: Jeanne Gaigher's 'tango'
An interior is a place that keeps the people inside safe from rain, wind, sunstroke, heatwave, wild animals, other people, and various threats of other kinds.
08 Feb 2021
Why Art makes the best gift: Works for under R10,000
With the festive season hurtling towards us, it's time to start thinking about how to celebrate the people who got us through 2020.
24 Nov 2020
EXHBITION: Io Makandal's 'Terra Visions'
A couple of years ago, I was working as an assistant at a gallery. We were hosting a group show in which one of the works...
17 Nov 2020
Further Reading In Articles
The Story of a Print
Latitudes Online and Jillian Ross Print present new editions by Cinthia Sifa Mulanga and Puleng Mongale; a collaboration between South Africa and Canada that was was a year in the making.
29 Nov 2021
Aspire Art Auctions | Modern & Contemporary Art
Aspire Art Auctions presents an exciting sale of Modern and Contemporary Art this November in Johannesburg.
24 Nov 2021
Guest Curators: LOOKBOOK Studio
Creative studio and House and Leisure publisher, Lookbook curates a selection of artworks inspired by 'Bloom'.
22 Nov 2021
Where to See African Artists Around the World Right Now
African artists in major shows this month and beyond.
Art X Lagos 2021
West Africa's premier Art Fair returns.
03 Nov 2021
WTF are NFTs? Latitudes demystifies this future art-world staple
NFTs are not going to quietly disappear. Read here to find out why.
What’s the Deal with Selling Art on Social Media?
Art is finding more than just an audience on social media, it’s finding buyers.
01 Nov 2021
Phaidon Book | African Artists: From 1882 to Now
Latitudes Online Co-Founder Lucy MacGarry contributes to the advisory panel of the groundbreaking Phaidon Book, African Artists: From 1882 to Now.
27 Oct 2021
Celebrating the Art, Life and Love of Nwabisa Xayiya, A Patron of the Arts
Passionate Latitudes supporter, art collector and philanthropist, Nwabisa Xayiya who passed away last May will be celebrated with an impressive art auction in Johannesburg this month.
10 Art Books to Buy at David Krut Bookstore
Brush up on your arts education with these ten collectible tomes.
26 Oct 2021
'ARE THERE ANY LEFT?’
A sales frenzy at London's 1-54 Fair reflects the heated demand for African Contemporary Art.
20 Oct 2021
Collector Mark Ramirez On Art That Gives Him A Physical Reaction
US-based collector Mark Ramirez believes if you dream about an artwork, you should buy it.
12 Oct 2021
African Artists Playing With Fashion
Contemporary African artists are painting a picture of globalisation, creativity, technology and individuality on the continent through their subjects’ personal style.
27 Sep 2021
Paul Emmanuel's Substance of Shadow
Social anthropologist, Mark Auslander, reflects on Paul Emmanuel’s solo exhibition Substance of Shadows.
15 Sep 2021
Explore Innovative Works by Four Daring Zimbabwean Artists on Artnet Auctions
Fadzai Muchemwa, curator of the 2022 Zimbabwe Pavilion at the Venice Biennale writes about four up and coming Zimbabwean artists featured in Africa Present on Artnet Auctions.
07 Sep 2021