I’ve been trying to get hold of these guys for a while now, and they’ve finally launched after a much anticipated wait. Check out Fanakalo.co.za for more details on this design studio out of Stellenbosch.
Fanakalo is a pidgin language in which two or more parties communicate over restrictive barriers in a descriptive manner. For example: a bat is a: ‘pikanien fligh machine ka lo nightshift’. A zebra is: ‘donkey ka lo football jersey’. And a piano: ‘big black box. many teeth. you hit them they cry. you hit them they cry…’