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Sandile ‘Ashar’ Mhlongo: Articulating his life story
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Sandile ‘Ashar’ Mhlongo: Articulating his life story

Sandile ‘Ashar’ Mhlongo’s paintings articulate his life story – one of personal struggle, strong family ties, and friendships. His mission as an artist is to express the lives of his community, where crime, poverty, and hopelessness are a reality in a context of very little money and the fear of […]

Thabisa Mjo: Don’t mess with my Tutu 2.0
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Thabisa Mjo: Don’t mess with my Tutu 2.0

Thabisa Mjo of Mash T Design studio has been blazing big guns since she won Nando’s Hot Young Designer Talent Search for her Tutu 2.0 light in 2015. Honours for this design include prestigious awards from 100% Design SA and Design Foundation, and invitations to exhibit at international design fairs […]

Lindile Magunya: A combination of contrasts
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Lindile Magunya: A combination of contrasts

His refusal to ignore the everyday issues of poverty, discrimination, injustice and political uncertainty that surround him, coupled with his frustration with society fuel this Mfuleni artist’s process of creating mixed-media work on metal sheets.