Africa

South Africa should turn to ‘creative clusters’ to boost the arts

The Department of Arts & Culture is currently reviewing its arts, culture and heritage policy

Graffiti is an eye-catching way to create lively spaces in cities

The US, UK and Australia have adopted aggressive – and expensive – strategies to try and eradicate graffiti

How South Africa can grow its gaming industry

South African gaming companies currently create 310 direct jobs

Suburban creativity: The geography of creative industries in Johannesburg

The economic significance and policy relevance of creative industries is rising at the global level.

Arts and culture were given money in South Africa’s budget. Why it matters

The greater cultural economy employs 6.94% of the national workforce. It generates one million jobs.

How young filmmakers are protecting artistic freedom in Kenya

Resistance is the only way in which artists can ensure they retain a freer artistic spaces

Creative Industries as a Stimulant for Tourism Growth in Zimbabwe – a Critical Interjection

Zimbabwean tourism has been on the decline in the last two decades. Are creative industries the solution?

Returning looted artefacts will finally restore heritage to the brilliant cultures that made them

European museums are under mounting pressure to return the irreplaceable artefacts plundered during colonial times