Sindiso Nyoni’s art is inspired by social change and the history of resistance. Inspired by struggle posters and revolutionary leaders, Sindiso believes in making work that is socially conscious and responsible.
Author: Alexia Roussos
South Africa is known for having some of the best adverts in the world (watch a movie in theatre in London and the adverts will prove this to you), and with amazing ads come amazing directors. The film and advertising world is an industry that, like many others, is trying […]
Out the Closet Clothing has collaborated with artists and activists Wes and Boni of the This is What Makes us Girls* zine for their new lookbook, An Ode to Boyhood and Being in love. The lookbook was shot by Lauren Brits, the owner of Out the Closet clothing. Wes penned […]
Shima is a Joburg-based guitarist and vocalist and film-maker who makes relaxing but interesting and engaging music.
Aewon Wolf is part of a new music collective, Future Africa, which takes influence from traditional African music and sounds, reinterpreting them in a way that is modern and relevant.
The Queer and Curious Book Club brings together literature lovers with a focus on queer African stories. The event is a safe space to connect with the literature, and with one another.
Nkcubeko Balani’s new work “Aesthetics from a heritage: Knowing through Revealing and Concealing” looks at the intersections between culture, personal identity and modern influences.
Wezile Mgibe is a Port Elizabeth-based performance artist who uses sound, visuals and movement to interrogate culture, history, exclusion and the system.
Dookoom is a cape-town based collective that is hard to pin a genre to. Their music could be called rap, afro punk, industrial hip hop, grimy trap-hop or even ‘vile gangsta shit’, but none of that quite encapsulates the band’s sound. Dookoom has become infamous for its political messages […]
Sho Madlozi drops visuals for her single Huku. The video is a love story of two people who are into each other but can’t seem to make a connection.
Langa Mavuso is a soul-filled musician who makes music as a form of therapy. He reflects on truth in music, international recognition and balance in the face of success.
For our May issue photographed by UK creative Mahaneela, we spotlight Joburg-based artists Lunga Ntila, Ferrari Sheppard, Nkhensani Mkhari and Rendani Nemakhavhani.
Directed by Khalid El-Jelailati, Aya is a micro-budget psychological thriller breaking all the rules.
Charting a brand new kwaito and gqom-infused sound, MxBlouse’s new single is a critique on safe spaces.
The Expressionist Anthony Bila teams up with DEAD. to photograph their limited capsule drop for Autumn/Winter 2018 called we gon’ live forever. vol. iii.