The Artisan - Volume 7

Calling NAC Alumni


Calling NAC Alumni

In 2017 the National Arts Council (NAC) celebrates 20 years since it was instituted, and over the years we have seen how the local creative community has come together to form a dynamic industry.


Craft: Angeline Masuku

Since 2007, Angeline Bonisiwe Masuku has travelled to the United States to showcase the baskets she makes by hand at the Santa Fe International Folk Art Market, which aims to “celebrate and preserve living folk art traditions and create economic opportunities for and with folk artists worldwide”.


Project profile: Emthonjeni Rural Development

Emthonjeni Rural Development is a multidisciplinary arts organisation with a vision to provide efficient and profitable quality services in the arts, culture and heritage, and tourism industries.


Good leadership should be part of our culture

As we enter a new year, it is important to think about leadership and how it, depending on its effectiveness, steers us towards growth, development and the fulfilment of our goals not only as organisations, but as individuals.