From multidisciplinary artists pioneering new works to a PR maverick and critic, here are 10 practitioners creating, interrogating and nurturing visual arts.
Author: Gabriella Pinto
Nompilo Sibisi, a second-year architecture student, uses the power of the doodle to speak about mental-health and self-care.
We chat to vendors at the Visa Street Food Festival 2017 about what it takes to run a food truck, and spotlight a few stall you don’t want to miss at the event.
Looking to the Moors, Maasai, Xhosa and more, graphic designer Luthando Mfabe is inspired to create visually bold and contemporary ‘Afrorealist’ characters.
From Johannesburg to Durban and Lagos, these companies are championing diverse, inclusive and authentic representations in fashion and media.
Gif exhibition organisers, exhibit.gif, curate a collection of gifs by womxn artists that explore themes of objectification, vulnerability and more.
Introducing Now Now Just Now, South Africa’s new rock label promoting local music and bringing back the vinyl.
‘We should dare to disrupt’ stereotypical representations ‘Intimate Justice in the Stolen Moment’ by American artist Ayana V. Jackson
In a brand new series of intimate portraits titled ‘People at Home’, Iranian-South African photographer aims to disrupt racial stereotypes.
Listen to Agata Karolina, perfumer and founder of House of Gozdawa, tell the story behind her epicene fragrances Ghost, Albert and Simo.
‘Sometimes, I just don’t want to think about pension funds and tax rebates.’ 10and5’s Gabriella Pinto designs a soundtrack specifically for those of us who struggle to adult.
Julia Anastasopoulos talks the success of Suzelle DIY, her new series with Showmax and creating believable and likeable South African characters.
We take a look at ‘Things I Won’t Forget’, a bold new photo essay by award-winning Gabon-born photographer Yannis Davy Guibinga.
10and5’s resident fashion week presenter Tzvi Karp took to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Day 3 to see what all the fuss is about.
A list of incredible tea houses to visit across Africa that offer fragrant, ethical and artisanal tea blends.