For Youth Month, we interview 10 art stars part of the ‘internet generation’ about their work and what it’s like to be young in South Africa. Here’s part one.
In a relatively short span of time, Jade Paton’s Selfie Portrait project (officially titled Self(ie) Obesessed) has amassed a large response. Along with two other series of still images, Jade is exhibiting Self(ie) Obesessed for her graduate show at Michaelis School of Fine Art.
Catherine Holtzhausen is a second year Design major at the Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography. Often using mixed media collage, Catherine draws on her love for story telling to create her charming works of art.
Matthew Bradley is a third year student majoring in Illustration at the Stellenbosch Academy of Photography and Design.
Christi du Toit has been doing some awesome work lately, so we decided to put together an update to show it to you.
Next Thursday evening, the 4th of April, the Cape Town School of Photography will be exhibiting selected works produced by their full-time and part-time students during their first term of 2013.
And now for something a little different, a first look at the future creatives of SA.
It’s graduation season again! And while a new wave of creatives enter the industry we’ll be keeping you up to date with the wheres and whens of the 2012 graduate exhibitions.
Gradex is Stellenbosch University’s Visual Arts Department Graduate Exhibition and showcases the best work by the Fine Art, Jewellery Design and Visual Communication Design grad students.
The first featured student in our 2012 Graduate Series is Jana de Klerk in her final year of Art Direction at the Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography.
Though Natasha Prinsloo is currently in her fourth and final year as a Graphic Design student at North-West University, her budding design career has already seen some major highlights.
Currently studying 2nd year Graphic Design at CPUT in Cape Town and doing freelance work when he can, Somerset West bred Richard Bothma is a 20 year old designer with some really good-looking work.
Am I Collective, one of South Africa’s most successful illustration studios, has created a platform, Hey Fokop, to showcase South Africa’s talented illustration and design graduates to agencies and creatives around the world.
TWELVE is a group photography exhibition by the 2012 graduate class from the Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography.
Youmin Park was born and raised in South Korea but has been living and drawing in SA for the past 8 years.