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Michaelis Alumni Mimi Cherono Ng'ok appears in The Guardian
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 - 11:45

Michaelis Alumna Mimi Cherono Ng'ok appears in the The Guardian talking about her best shot.

Annual Photography field trip
Thu, 24 May 2018 - 14:45

Third and fourth year photography students have just returned from their annual field trip with lecturers Jean Brundrit and Svea Josephy.

Michaelis alumni Lisa Brice exhibiting at the Tate
Thu, 24 May 2018 - 14:30

Michaelis alumni Lisa Brice first began working on her series of blue female nudes in 2014. “The situations are imagined,” she says, “but based on real experience.” They’ve been all-consuming at times: “I painted a group of 60 continuously day and night for a month,” she says.

Broncolor Cine Photo Tools 3rd Year Photo Field Trip Workshop
Wed, 23 May 2018 - 16:30

The third year photography students were fortunate to have a workshop with high end professional lighting while on their annual field trip.

Visiting Artist Mongezi Ncaphayi
Tue, 08 May 2018 - 12:30

Johannesburg artist, Mongezi Ncaphayi, has spent the past two weeks at Michaelis as a visiting lecturer.

Photography 2 field work
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 16:30

Visiting lecturer form Johannesburg’s Market Photo Workshops, Mack Magagane and Michaelis staff Sitaara Stodel and Svea Josephy, took the second year photography students on a walking photography tour of the city this week, looking for inspiration for Mack’s “Invisible Cities” project. 

Tierney Fellowship workshop 2018
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 - 11:45

The annual Tierney Fellowship workshops were held at Michaelis in February. Our colleagues from Market Photo Workshops and WITS came to Cape Town and our invited guests were artists Pieter Hugo and Jo Ratcliffe and academics Dr Nomusa Makubu (from UCT Art History and Discourse of Art) and Prof Adam Haupt (UCT, Film and Media Studies).

Masters Showcase
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 10:30

The Michaelis Galleries presents an exhibition titled "The Masters Showcase 2017" with exhibited works by alumni of the 2017 Masters programme. Exhibiting artists are Kirsten Lilford, Sethembile Msezane, Janis Mulligan, Sohette Wait and Margeurite Moon.

Lighting Workshop
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 09:45

Michaelis Photography 3rd and 4th years recently took part in a Photography Workshop organised by BronColour lighting at Photo Hire in early March.

UCT Open Day 2018
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 - 10:15

UCT hosts open days aimed at high school students and other prospective learners, their families, teachers and guidance counsellors.This event presents an ideal opportunity for school-going learners and their parents or guardians to explore the vast range of study options that UCT showcases on this day. Open days give learners the chance to find out for themselves exactly what certain fields of study entail. The opportunity to speak to someone face-to-face about the different academic programmes and what they involve is absolutely vital to making the appropriate study choices. The next UCT Open Day will take place on 21 April 2018

Inviting applications from undergraduate students for Materials Bursaries for 2018
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 - 12:15

We are inviting applications from undergraduate students for Materials Bursaries for 2018. All students who need financial support are encouraged to apply, but we particularly encourage applications from Financial Aid or GAP funded students. Financial need and student performance will also be taken into account when making the awards.

Cape Town's Water crisis before Day Zero
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 - 11:45

Would you like an update on the water crisis? Future Water presents a talk by Dr. Kevin Winter "Cape Town's water crisis before Day Zero" on Monday 12 February 2018 at the New Lecture Theatre, Upper Campus, UCT from 13:00 - 14:00.