Our People & Destination Development Programs

At Maboneng Township Arts Experience, we believe in the transformative power of creativity to shape communities and empower lives. Our People and Destination Development Programs are at the heart of this vision, aiming to uplift, inspire, and redefine the narrative of townships in South Africa. Through a spectrum of initiatives, from Destination Development to engaging Schools for Art and Tourism, and fostering Sports & Arts Tourism, to our dedicated focus on Women in Tourism and Arts, each program is a chapter in our commitment to building vibrant, sustainable, and culturally enriched communities. Join us in this journey of empowerment, where every brushstroke and every initiative contributes to the flourishing tapestry of Maboneng.

Arts & Tourism Events Program

Destination Development Program

Embark on a journey of urban revitalization with our Destination Development Program. Explore how we’ve turned challenges into opportunities, transforming the landscape of 4th Ave in Alexandra Township. From fixing infrastructure to creating open-air galleries, this initiative is a testament to our dedication to empowering lives through creative transformation. Be a part of the journey where art meets community resilience, and every step contributes to the vibrant evolution of our townships.

Schools for Art and Tourism Development Program

In partnership with the Learning Trust and the IDC, our Schools for Art and Tourism Development Program is a beacon of educational transformation. This innovative afterschool initiative doesn’t just teach; it inspires. By integrating art, tourism, leadership, and public participation, we’re creating a space where young minds flourish. Join us in building a future where education extends beyond textbooks, fostering a generation of dynamic thinkers and creators.

Sports & Arts Tourism Program

Experience the synergy of sports, arts, and travel in our Sports & Arts Tourism Program. Collaborating with Enos Mafokate, Harry Nakeng and other local talents, we’re not just promoting equestrian, basketball, chess excellence but bridging communities through cultural gallops. From tournaments to leagues, we’re transforming cultures and creating a space where the suburbs and townships unite. Join us in this gallop towards cultural enrichment and sports tourism excellence.

Women in Tourism and Arts Program

Our Women in Tourism and Arts Program is more than an initiative; it’s a celebration of empowerment. From impacting social change to shaping the future of placemaking, we believe in the pivotal role women play in cultural enrichment. Explore the stories of resilience and creativity as we ponder township tourism and forge a path where women are at the forefront of shaping our cultural legacy.

Supplier Development Program

Step into the heart of innovation and empowerment with our Supplier Development Program at Maboneng Township Arts Experience. We’re committed to nurturing local talent and fostering economic growth by providing opportunities for suppliers within our community. Through strategic partnerships and targeted initiatives, we aim to elevate artisans, entrepreneurs, and small businesses, empowering them to thrive in the competitive market. Whether you’re a budding artist looking to showcase your creations or a skilled artisan seeking a platform to share your talents, our program offers a supportive environment where you can flourish and make a meaningful impact.

Community and Cultural Exchange Program

Embark on a journey of cultural exploration and connection with our Community and Cultural Exchange Program at Maboneng Township Arts Experience. Our initiative is dedicated to fostering understanding and appreciation across diverse communities, both locally and globally. Through collaborative projects, interactive workshops, and immersive experiences, we aim to bridge cultural divides and promote dialogue, empathy, and mutual respect. Join us as we celebrate the richness of cultural diversity and embark on a transformative journey of learning, sharing, and co-creation. Together, we can build bridges that unite communities and create a more inclusive and harmonious world.