Arts Research Africa

The Arts Research Africa project, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, is an investigation at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, into the possibilities of artistic, creative-work, practice-led research at an interdisciplinary school of the arts in an African research university.

Arts Research Africa Dialogues

35 EPISODES |  Podcast, ±50 min episode every 6 weeks, 2 days
These dialogues from the Wits School of Arts, Arts Research Africa project, are intended to stimulate practice, enable research, and inspire collective engagement around the question of Arts Research in Africa. Art lecturers and postgraduate students in the Wits School of Arts at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, are grappling with the challenge of positioning arts research in an African context. These podcasts seek to develop a dialogue with both national and international practices and debates.