This year's SAVAH Conference was hosted by the Department of Fine Art & Jewellery Design, Faculty of Arts & Design, Durban University of Technology, City Campus Monday 19–Friday 23 September 2022 and ran concurrently with the DUT Arts Research Kaleidoscope and DigiFest. The theme of the conference was Romancing the Stone: Lithic Ecologies & Hard Places in South African Visual Culture [Breaking Rock]. Watch this space for information about a themed edition of De Arte based on the conference theme and offerings.