Sharpeville food festival 2019

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Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success

 
 Sharpeville Swimming Pool,  Photographer  Tsepo Gumbi©

Sharpeville Swimming Pool, Photographer Tsepo Gumbi©

Tshepo Gumbi, Re-imagining Sharpeville.

Re-Imagining Sharpeville is a visual investigation of contemporary Sharpeville.  Seeking to explore themes and subjects that are overshadowed by historic Sharpeville, Re-Imagining Sharpeville examines the “township” with a fresh vibrancy and creativity, without losing the integrity of its historical significance. read more

 Earl W Green,  Photographer  Jonathan Ferreira©

Earl W Green, Photographer Jonathan Ferreira©

In Studio: V.Underground & Earl W. Green

Known for his vocals on VaalSow's hit track “Hade Mabebeza”, Earl W. Green is no stranger to the house music scene who has just released his debut album on which he explores numerous sub-genres of deep house. read more

 Clique Concepts©

Clique Concepts©

Interview: Lerato Mokobung & Semakaleng Moeketsi are Clique Concepts!

When we started hosting the Sharpeville Arts and Craft Market last year, we did not have funding as it was a collaborative effort among local artists and businesses. read more

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Sharpeville©

Making clothes from scratch with: Happy Noko

I believe in myself and my designs. I take baby steps and avoid rushing in decision making. read more

 Sharpeville Barbecue®

Sharpeville Barbecue®

Sharpeville Barbecue: The time has come!

There is excitement in Sharpeville currently about the brand-new barbecue restaurant that opens early 2019. read more

 Baba Tjeko©

Baba Tjeko©

Letema Visual Artist: Baba Tjeko

Local visual artist Baba Tjeko from is best known for his Litema paintings and drawings. Litema is a form of Sotho mural art composed of decorative geometric patterns usually featuring objects from the natural world like farming fields, plants or animals. read more

 Sharpeville©

Sharpeville©

What happened to our favourite band, Ntjapedi?

A band can be a lot like a romantic relationship. People meet, sparks fly and, hopefully, magic is made. read more

 Sharpeville Food Festival®

Sharpeville Food Festival®

Street Food: The Kota Story.

Kota, Skhambani or Sphatlo is a sandwich popular in the South African townships. read more

 Studio Nova Branding©

Studio Nova Branding©

Re-branding Sharpeville: Romeo Malepe

Products and people are brands! Why can't the same be true for a historical township like Sharpeville? Romeo realised the value of creating a brand image for Sharpeville to attract businesses, residents, and tourists. Malepe has even moved on to overhauling its newly existing brand to help stimulate growth and investment. read more

 Sharpeville©

Sharpeville©

Djing in a testosterone driven field: Dj Pearl

Even though there’s a fair amount of South African women Djs spinning regularly at local gigs, they are still underrepresented in mainstream media and online. read more

My first experience was nerve wrecking! Considering how big the event was, I was so scared but excited at the same time.

ARTISTS WHO’VE PERFORMED 

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