Call for African creatives: New Dimensions AR/VR Lab

Our partner Electric South launched the 4th call for candidates to participate in its annual AR/VR Lab. What is the New Dimensions Lab? Now in its 4th year, the New Dimensions Lab, created by Electric South, brings together diverse African artists to develop stories told through creative technology alongside leading industry mentors. The Lab takes [...]

By | Jun 26th, 2019|home, NEWS, Uncategorised, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Wendy Spinks’ residency with NEF Animation : a throwback

Wendy Spinks went to France to develop her project I Am Chuma. Here is her experience. Back in November 2018, at the DISCOP, Cape Town based creative Wendy Spinks was awarded the opportunity to take up a full month’s residency at Abbaye Fontevraud, in France, thanks to a partnership between DLA and NEF Animation and [...]

By | Jun 5th, 2019|Animation, home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Discover the 10 winners of Digital Lab Africa #3

DISCOVER THE 10 WINNERS OF DLA'S THIRD EDITION! On April 30th, the 10 winning projects of Digital Lab Africa’s third edition have been revealed on DLA social media! After interviewing all the 30 finalists, the selection committees’ members have selected the 10 winners of this year’s edition of DLA accelerator programme. Among 500 applications, 10 [...]

Opening of the DLA#3 Pitch Competition

From the 15th to the 28th of April, 30 creatives will compete in the 2019 Pitch Competition! The DLA#3 call for projects closed on the 31st of January, after over 500 entries from 30 sub-saharan african countries. The DLA digital content industry experts have now chosen the 30 finalists who will compete in the DLA [...]

CLICK HERE TO DISCOVER THE 30 DLA#3 FINALISTS!

The 30 DLA#3 finalist projects have been announced! Our DLA experts reviewed all the applications and here they are... 6 projects per category (Animation, Digital Music, Video Game, Virtual Reality) will compete in the Online Final Pitch Competition, from the 15th to the 28th of April 2019. The 10 winners will be announced on the [...]

Coproduction Market, VR Competition … your projects @NewImages 2019!

NewImages : the festival of digital creation and virtual worlds from 19 to 23 June in Paris! Images should not only be watched and analyzed: they should be lived, felt and palpable. Forward-looking and cutting-edge, the NewImages Festival provides a fresh approach to innovative creative techniques. Focusing on content and artistic creation, NewImages is at the [...]

By | Mar 22nd, 2019|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

DLA Alumni showcased at the Source Code Gallery

Introducing the newest Tshimologong Digital Hub’s project: Source Code Gallery. Hosted at Tshimologong Innovation Precinct, Source Code Gallery is a creative technology and digital content showcase and development space. The project is curated by Fak’ugesi Festival and in partnership with Digital Lab Africa and other organisations such as the Wits School of Arts, JAM Lab [...]

By | Feb 28th, 2019|Animation, home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Rivonia Trial Sound Jam at ARIFF

Focus on Tshimologong’s Sound Jam at the Africa Rising International Film Festival Africa Rising International Film Festival is an event aiming to raise awareness about African Cinema and its impact on economy in African countries and other developing countries, and to offer opportunities of partnership with international companies. Launched for the first time in 2018, [...]

By | Dec 1st, 2018|Digital Music, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

DLA#3 launched at DISCOP 2018

The famous Johannesburg media marketplace hosted Tshimologong and the DLA to kick off the 2018 call for projects From the 14th to the 16th of November 2018, DISCOP, the “One Stop Shop” for B2B content in Africa, organised its 6th edition of its market in Johannesburg. Launched in 2012, the event is now the first content production [...]

Rivonia Trial Sound Jam 2018

Tshimologong Precinct hosting a very special Hackaton, created by DLA and in partnership with IFAS. The French National Audiovisual Institute (INA) restored in 2018 the original records from the Rivonia Trial, a major South-African event that took place between October 1963 and June 1964, leading to the imprisonment of Nelson Mandela and several other [...]

By | Oct 28th, 2018|Digital Music, Virtual Reality|0 Comments