Rattled arts and crafts sector invites locals to Christmas in July Exhibition

by editor1 / Aug 09, 2020 / 0 comments

-The local arts and crafts sector, like all other industries, is feeling the devastating impact of the Coronavirus. Sellers are experiencing a drop in sales, worsened by the struggling tourism sector.

Government to inject N$5 million COVID-19 relief into the arts

by editor1 / Jun 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-Anna Nghipondoka, Minister of Education Arts and Culture this morning announced that her ministry has made N$5,5 million as a COVID-19 temporary relief fund for the arts and culture sector.

Officials say arts remain on the periphery

by editor1 / Apr 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-In a panel discussion on the impact of the Coronavirus on the arts at the COVID-19 Communication Centre, officials said Namibian arts have been decimated by the pandemic.

Khorixas-based artist says making a living from art is possible

by editor1 / Jan 04, 2020 / 0 comments

-Making a living from arts and crafts is possible in Namibia, given the right amount of effort and dedication.

Papa Shikongeni urges parents to support children who choose arts as a career

by editor1 / Jul 24, 2018 / 0 comments

An internationally recognised artist has urged parents to support their children to learn arts and pursue it as a career choice.

Art education a vital tool for learning and developing

by editor / Feb 23, 2017 / 0 comments

-Art education is a vital tool for learning and developing children's skills comprehensively, which include communication skills, creativity and expression.