Business and Arts South Africa NPC (BASA)

Johannesburg, 163 Jan Smuts Avenue

Business and Arts South Africa (BASA) is a not-for profit company whose primary aim is to promote mutually beneficial and sustainable business-arts partnership that will benefit society as a whole. BASA was founded in 1997 as a joint initiative between the (then) Department of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology (now the Department of Arts and Culture) and the private sector. BASA has peer agencies in the UK and Australia. BASA has over 160 corporate members.

BASA's purpose is to attract corporate sector support for the arts and culture, whether financial or in kind and to lift the profile of the arts and artists within South Africa. Their aim is to promote mutually beneficial, equitable, and sustainable business arts partnerships that will over the long term, benefit the broader community.

Michelle Constant, Lonwabo Mavuso

163 Jan Smuts Avenue
Parkwood, 2193

PO Box 962

Phone: +27 11 447 2295 / 2743 / 2182
Fax: +27 86 681 8075

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