It's a podcast where we talk art, processes and the politics of art and activism. Wesley set up this pod to explore issues relevant to the artist community in South Africa. Spudcaster for Baobulb.org is a podcasting platform to help spread the word of the power of podcasts in South Africa.
Art Lexica: Featuring Philani A Nyoni
In Art Lexica: Philani A Nyoni, Wesley Pepper sits down with the poet/performance artist. Some call Philani the contemporary Dambudzo Marechera. They talk about his award winning book, Philtrum. The cover art was designed by young up-and-coming artist, Daniel Rodrigues. Art Lexica: Philani A Nyoni. Wesley explores how covid-19 opened up the content creation space. […]
Art Lexica: Featuring Sabelo Soko
In Art Lexica: Sabelo Soko, Wesley Pepper sits down with the poet/performance artist. They talk about the ever evolving Umkhondo Project. With Soko keeping tight-lipped about what’s coming up next on WordUP TV. This podcast also features the track Amalunde from the 2017 album Umkhondo. Wesley Pepper’s Art Lexica explores how covid-19 opened up the […]
Art Lexica Podcast: Obtain Art Gallery
Art Lexica Podcast: Obtain Art Gallery features Happy Mashigo, business owner at Obtain Gallery. Wesley Pepper sits down with Mashigo to talk about his exciting virtual reality (VR) project. In other words it will bring artwork into people’s homes! In Art Lexica: Obtain Gallery, Wesley Pepper explores how the covid-19 pandemic changed the way art […]
Art Lexica Podcast: YEBO! Gallery
Art Lexica Podcast: YEBO! Gallery features Aleta Armstrong. Co-founder of YEBO! Gallery in Eswatini, formerly Swaziland. They help emerging artists to access markets. Forthcoming Exhibitions ” Women’s Power!” Solo exhibition by Phindile Mamba – Nov 4 – 21st at YEBO! Gallery and online with Artsy Solo Exhibitions by Photographer Sinenkhosi Msomi, Thabo Lukhele and Khulekani […]
Art Lexica: Food, not Bombs
In this episode of Art Lexica, Wesley Pepper chats to Lara Redd from Food, Not Bombs-Jozi. Importantly, Spudcaster raised the critical issue of hunger. To clarify, they’re joined by Fuzile Mavundla, a sociology student and fellow Anarchist. Redd highlights the nationwide shortage of vitamin B12. And Big Ups to Hanneke van Linge from Nosh food […]
Art Lexica: EQnCrew Africa
In this episode of #wesleypeppersartlexica, Wesley Pepper chats to Equivalence. And they’re joined by KB. They talk about their music/culture. Most importantly they share the impact of the pandemic on the music scene in Botswana. In conclusion, we play out with EQnCrew Africa. Wesley set up this podcast as a platform for artists. We talk […]
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Art Lexica: Sabelo Soko
What an insightful episode! Content creation is king! Umkhondo vibes and WordUP TV! Dope!
I love this show!!!! The content is relevant and the host’s questions are incisive! It also offers interesting perspectives on the South African experience of coronavirus. Love local!!!!