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Roger Ballen: Asylum of the Birds

Reading Time: 1 minute Last year, Roger Ballen collaborated with director Ben Crossman to create a launch film for his monograph, Asylum of the Birds. The film brings a new dimension to the world Ballen explores through his photographs. You can watch the film below, or purchase Asylum of the Birds right here.   To find out more about Roger Ballen’s upcoming talk […]

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: Ugly | Tickets now available

Reading Time: 1 minute Happy Monday, everyone! It’s that time of the month again, when you all scramble to get tickets for the next CreativeMornings talk. This one’s a doozy, too – our speaker is revolutionary, world-renowned photographer Roger Ballen. We know it’s early and your brain hasn’t woken up yet, but before you pour your first coffee of […]

Roger Ballen: I Fink U Freeky

Reading Time: 2 minutes Pioneering photographer Roger Ballen will be speaking at CreativeMornings Johannesburg on Friday the 23rd of January. To get you pumped up, we’re taking a look at some of his greatest recent work. First up: the impeccably shot and deeply disturbing video he created withe Die Antwoord, for their 2012 single “I Fink U Freeky”. Enjoy! To […]

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: Ugly | Roger Ballen

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hello everyone! It’s a rainy aftwrnoon here in Johannesburg, and we have an exciting reveal for you. This month’s CreativeMornings speaker is photographer Roger Ballen! For many people, Mr. Ballen will need no introduction… but here’s one anyway just in case. Roger Ballen was born in New York in 1950, but for over 30 years he […]

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: Ugly

Reading Time: 1 minute Hello, everyone! Happy Tuesday. CreativeMornings is back in motion for the year, and our theme (selected by the Geneva chapter) is Ugly. This month’s illustration was beautifully illustrated by the talented Matt Chase. Watch this space for further info! If you’d like to stay in the loop about CreativeMornings Johannesburg, you can make use of these handy-dandy […]

CreativeMornings: Childhood | Nick Boraine

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hello, morning people! We are proud to announce that the next speaker for CreativeMornings Johannesburg is the remarkable Nick Boraine. He’ll be speaking on “Rehearsing Forgiveness”, as part of a global series on Childhood. Nick graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg in 1994 with an honours degree in drama. Since then he […]

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: Childhood

Reading Time: 1 minute Hello, and welcome back to real life! We hope you had a restful December. To help ease us all back into serious mode for the new year, the first CreativeMornings theme for 2014 is Childhood. The theme is presented by Squarespace, an Official Partner of CreativeMornings. They provide a handy and beautiful online tool for building […]