At first glance, Dubai embodies conspicuous consumption and glossy artificiality — everything I stand against. And so, I was curious: in the 48 hours I had to explore the city, could I scratch away its bling veneer to uncover the real and the surprising: experiences antithetical to the clichés of shopping centres and theme parks […]

(Or why, after a week, I didn’t want to leave Sydney.)

From the archives: a chat I did five years ago with 2018’s visual artist of the year.

Slow down, far away from the bustling world at this community-owned lodge in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.

While Phase 1 of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project delivers “white gold” to Gauteng, the lives of residents in the area have been diminished

The artist Brett Murray chats about his show Again Again, a profoundly personal response to the South Africa’s turbulent political milieu.

Black Mamba – a range of sauces, pestos and chutneys – is empowering organic famers in Swaziland.