It’s true! Thanks to the efforts of artists, community member and volunteers in the Gauteng region that have stepped up to assist our team in organising an event in their area, Streetopia Jozi will be hosted in Melville on Saturday October 12th! As with Streetopia Obs, the event is planned as a collaboration between the community it takes place in, and members of the AfrikaBurn community. This recipe for creative success will see a stretch of Melville on 7th Street (from 1st to 4th Avenues) and 27 Boxes filled… Read More »Streetopia Jozi is coming!
In 2015, our team and community embarked on a new collaborative event that partnered with the community and civic bodies in Observatory, Cape Town, to create a free one-day festival of creativity that sought to bring art and interactive experiences alive in public spaces. That event is our very own Streetopia – and it’s gone from strength to strength each year, with the 2018 event being the most diverse and well-attended so far. This year’s Streetopia event is set for Saturday November 30th 2019 will once again see the streets… Read More »Legacy Project Update
Wow, did that all really happen, on our streets and Village Green? Because if you take a walk around the event area now, there’s barely a trace that thousands of people thronged through the streets of our hood last Saturday on the 1st of December! Our event team’s had a chance to take a breather, after 4 months of solid planning, building and erecting – and they’re now in the process of contacting all stakeholders to get a good overview of how the event was received by residents, business owners,… Read More »And That’s A Wrap!
The artworks are packed away, the signage has been taken down, the crowds have long cleared off our streets – and hopefully all that’s left is the memory of a great day on the streets together. If you’re an Obs resident, business owner, artist or stall holder, we’d like to invite you to provide our event team with your feedback, so that we can make future events even better for all concerned. To provide your feedback, please click the link below:L Streetopia 2018 Feedback Form Thanks to everyone that… Read More »Give Us Your Feedback on This Year’s Event