Marking our achievements

Celebration focuses on all the marketing, advocacy and eventing which Business and Arts South Africa is involved
in. This includes 20 Years Strategy, Institutional Marketing, BASA Awards, Research Colloquium, Conduct an Orchestra, Foundry Dinners and Arts Journalism Awards, as well as external presentations, panel discussions, conferences, the CEO’s monthly columns in Wanted magazine and CreativeFeel, and participation in the South African Cultural Observatory Conference. Business and Arts South Africa also continues to work closely with our media partner – Kaya fm – celebrating the work of our members and their partnerships with the arts. 

Our more than two decades of enabling, supporting and prompting partnerships and collaborations has stimulated a surge in shared value for business and the arts.

BASA is proud to be the thread holding this vibrant and diverse tapestry together, for the benefit of every single member of our society.



This is the only awards ceremony that acknowledges business support of and partnerships in the arts in South Africa.


Events & Arts Based Initiatives

Thought provoking engagements with the arts, identifying the power of arts-based intelligence.


Media Partners

Celebrating the work of BASA members and their partnerships with the arts.