OFM OFM Artbeat (Kunsteklop)

OFM Artbeat (Kunsteklop)

Stay up to date with the latest developments in the creative industries, as featured on Mid-Morning Magic.
Weekly English South Africa Performing Arts · Visual Arts
275 Episodes
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The Rhapsody Orchestra presents Romance and Royals

Elegance, poise, charm, passion, and regal flair. This is what music lovers can look forward to in Romance and Royals, the second concert of The Rhapsody Orchestra’s 2024 concert season. Conductor Lance Phillip and The Rhapsody Orchestra will be joined by the local choir cantando@Bloem, under the leadership of Louis…
22 May 3 min

Ontdek die waarde van kunsterapie vir kinders en volwassenes

Die veelsydigheid van kuns en die dieper waarde van kuns terapie is waaroor gesertifiseerde Kuns terapeut Isme Zijlstra van Bloemfontein gesels tydens die OFM Kunsteklop met Yolanda Maartens. Sy vertel ook wat kuns vir haar beteken en hoe dit jou kan help indien jou kind dalk ook onlangs uit die…
25 Apr 4 min

Come listen to the vocals and piano celebrating the romantic souls

The Romantic Soul is a program of German Lied consisting of two sets of art songs by some of the most significant Lied composers of the Romantic era. Robert Schumann’s Liederkreis Op. 39 typically depicts the sympathy and interrelatedness of nature with the human soul, whereas the subjective intimacy of…
22 Apr 3 min

Bloemfontein's bridge of dreams comes to life with your help

Local artist and art teacher, Liesel Wessels, set out to make Bloemfontein beautiful again with another mural project entitled "Bridge of Dreams". According to Wessels, the motivation to undertake this project was the success of the previous mural project. She joins Nolwethu Dyonase in the OFM Art Beat.
10 Apr 3 min

Kom DROOM saam by die B Gallery in Klerksdorp

Daar is iets vir almal om te kom bewonder tydens die uitstalling getiteld “Droom”. Lizette Havenga sluit by Yolanda Maartens aan in die OFM Kunsteklop om te vertel oor wat besoekers kan verwag. Een van die doelwitte van die B Galery in Klerksdorp is om plaaslike kunstenaars ’n platform vir…
7 Apr 3 min

WITS Trio besoek Bloemfontein in April

Die Wits Trio is eersdaags in Bloemfontein op die verhoog en Zanta Hofmeyr sluit by Yolanda Maartens aan met meer besonderhede oor die program. Die WITS Trio bestaan uit Zanta Hofmeyr, Susan Mouton en Malcom Nay. Hul vertoning die 25ste April by die Odeion in Bloemfontein is gratis en is…
2 Apr 3 min

Kunswerke wat jou laat droom en dink

Lizette Havenga van die B Gallery in Klerksdorp sluit by Yolanda Maartens aan in die OFM Kunsteklop om te gesels oor hul jongste uitstalling: DROOM. Daar is verskeie kunswerke en fotos deel van die uitstalling. Die meerderheid kunstenaars is van Noordwes en dit is vir die B Gallery belangrik om…
2 Apr 3 min

Oliewenhuis Art Museum art guides share thoughts on exhibition they curated

The exhibition 'Realigned' curated by selecting artworks from Oliewenhuis Art Museum’s Permanent Collection, The Art Bank of South Africa, and artefacts from the Collection Management and Library Department. Realigned features artists such as Leora Farber, Judy Woodborne, Lionel Abrahams, and Michael Selekane among many great South African artists. The aforementioned…
1 Apr 5 min

Learning is fun with the puppets from Papadi Park in Bloemfontein

Puppeteer Sarah Sease joins Yolanda Maartens in the OFM Art Beat to talk about “Papadi Park” and her passion for storytelling. Sarah believes using puppetry to tell stories with music, to enhance teaching and learning at Early Childhood Development (ECD) centres across the city, assists in early developmental skills of…
26 Mar 5 min

Cape Town Baroque Trio visits the Odeion in Bloemfontein

On the 19th of April 2024 the Odeion in Bloemfontein hosts the Cape Town Baroque Trio. The concert starts at 19:00 and entry is free. The Cape Town Baroque Trio consists of Ralitza Macheva on violin, Annien Shaw on violin and Rosamund Ender on the viola da gamba. In the…
19 Mar 4 min

Free State Arts Festival brings home two Fiestas

The Free State Arts Festival congratulates the UJ Choir on their achievements at this year's KykNet Fiesta Awards. "Echoes of Heritage" was awarded the prize for "Best music-driven production: Outdoor or podium". Mbuso Ndlovu was further honored for his work with the prize for "Best Original Music". Festival Director Michael…
12 Mar 4 min

Oud Vrystaatse Jeugkoor reunie vind eersdaags plaas

Serdert 1965 tot 1996 het daar 32 Jeukore bestaan en ongeveer 1300 leerders vanoor die Vrystaat het die voorreg gehad om daarin te kon sing. Wonderlike herinnering is gebou en vriendskappe is gesluit wat oor jare steeds gedy. Die kosbaarste van alles is dat ons steeds kan saamsing en mooi…
8 Mar 6 min

The Bochabela String Program is world class

Meet Zuko Samela who started his career as a violinist in the Bocabela String Program. He is currently working in Europe where he is immeresed in their classical music and culture full time. While visiting his roots in Mangaung early in 2024 he is joined by program coordinator Louwna Erasmus…
7 Mar 5 min

𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗵𝗮𝗽𝘀𝗼𝗱𝘆 𝗢𝗿𝗰𝗵𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗮 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝘀𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀 𝗔𝗻 𝗔𝗺𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗻 𝗥𝗵𝗮𝗽𝘀𝗼𝗱𝘆

Immerse yourself in a musical journey that seamlessly blends the world of classical and jazz music with 𝗔𝗻 𝗔𝗺𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗻 𝗥𝗵𝗮𝗽𝘀𝗼𝗱𝘆, the first concert of The Rhapsody Orchestra’s 2024 concert season. Conductor Heinrich Lategan is joined by local pianist Petro Engelbrecht, who features as soloist in the brilliantly colourful and vibrant…
4 Mar 3 min

The Secret Artist's Club hosts a Sunday Lunch Serenade in BFN

The Secret Artist's Club is hosting their next event in Bloemfontein on the 17th of March. Sunday Lunch Serenade promises to be an afternoon of musical exploration, fantastic food and a celebration of the arts. Founder Diandra Steenekamp explains what you can expect without giving away all the secrets and…
4 Mar 2 min

2024 WHAG’s Artist-In-Residency aims to innovate

The William Humphreys Art Gallery is delighted to announce that Jonathan van der Walt, a visual artist based in Gqeberha, has been selected as the recipient of the prestigious Artist-In-Residency programme. This residency is dedicated to the memory of the renowned artist Dumisani Mabasa, who was a permanent resident artist…
29 Feb 4 min

International pianist Danilo Mascetti joins the Odeion School of Music on stage

The Odeion School of Music Concert Series kicks off in Bloemfontein with a dive into the past, with The Diabelli Project: this programme recreates the editor Antonio Diabelli’s own biggest project, the publishing of several variations on his own Waltz that led Beethoven to compose his magnificent set of Variations…
26 Feb 3 min
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