Contact Form

    Subscribe to our newsletter

    About Fak'ugesi Festival

    Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival is at the forefront of Africa’s culture and technology scene. Explore what we stand for and how our journey evolves.

    poster-2019
    poster-2018
    poster-2017
    poster-2016

    Activities

    Fak’ugesi Festival takes place annually in Johannesburg, South Africa. Plus year long pop up programming at regional & international Festivals, and the Tshimologong Innovation Precinct. Digital Cultural Economies, Digital Art, Critical Engagement, VR / AR, Gaming, Animation and Sound.

    icon

    Make

    Workshops, Hackathons, Game Jams

    icon

    Talk

    Conference, Talks, Events

    icon

    Industry

    Research, Residencies, Community

    icon

    Show

    AR/VR Exhibitions, Games Arcade, Animation Screenings, Digital Art Exhibitions

    Community

    Festival Residencies & Partner Linked Creative Programs.

    Fak'ugesi Festival 2020

    ONLINE: 20 Oct—20 Nov

    FREE (except selected events)

    A month long virtual celebration of African Digital Creativity. Join us as we power up Africa's resolution #POWERTOTHEPIXEL 2020 !

    3 focus areas, 11 free online African digital art exhibitions, over 30 workshops, panels, skills exchanges and networking events covering African Digital Art, Heritage & Technology and Fak'ugesi Arcade Gaming.

    Programme Preview

    Get a preview of what to expect from 2020.

    See the preview

    Pre-Register Now

    Be the first inline for reserved & limited events.