As a writer at The Daily Capsule, you will have the monumental responsibility of reporting on the latest happenings in African culture. That has forced me to broaden my content landscape beyond music and that has lead me to the Fak’ugesi awards.
Our festival is rooted in showcasing and developing skills in technology, art and culture in Africa. Founded in 2014 as a collaboration between the Tshimologong Precinct and the Wits School of Arts, Digital Arts Department, the festival takes as it starting point the idea that for innovation with technology to succeed, a strong connection needs to be made between African cultural practices and creative encounters.
They recently announced the finalists in each category and they are as follows:
Category: XR (AR/VR)