Author: Aryn Guiney

Imagination Nights at the Hub@Goethe

Imagination Nights at the Hub@Goethe

The Goethe-Institut’s Imagination Nights are closely tied to the Hub@Goethe mentorship program for cultural and creative entrepreneurs. Participants get the chance to present their business idea to the wider public and choose the topic and format themselves.

Keith Henning’s Dick Lamp; a Bad Paper edition

Keith Henning’s Dick Lamp; a Bad Paper edition

Explorations with Keith Henning into phallic ceramic lighting Keith Henning’s latest creation is a glazed earthenware, powder-coated mild steel (base) & brass (bracket)  standing lamp. The designer and founder of the clothing label AKJP, known for its asymmetric silhouettes and graphic prints recently presented a departure from his wearable ranges. […]

Afrigarde | Ndebele-inspired adornments

Afrigarde | Ndebele-inspired adornments

 Afrigarde is a collection of multi-functional ranges of Wearable Art, which can be used as Interior or Fashion Design products. The Afrigarde pieces, created by Maria Uys, look equally good adorning your body as they do decorating your wall. The pieces that make up the Afrigarde ranges are bold, yet […]

Samson Kambalu | ‘Nyasaland Analysand’ |

Samson Kambalu | ‘Nyasaland Analysand’ |

Nyasaland Analysand is Samson Kambalu’s second solo exhibition with Goodman Gallery. For this exhibition Kambalu draws on his Malawian upbringing surrounded by syncretic cultures to produce work that celebrates and interrogates the practice of integrating Western influences into local traditions and customs. Kambalu works with site-specific installations and films to […]

VISI 100th issue

VISI 100th issue

South Africa’s preeminent design, architecture and interiors magazine, VISI, is celebrating 100 issues. 

The C-List: Facebook Groups for South African Creatives

The C-List: Facebook Groups for South African Creatives

Facebook groups for Creatives can be a great tool for engaging and connecting with other people in your industry. You get to be a member in a private community of people involved in the same field. Being part of the group you’re free to ask for feedback, share advice, and connect […]

Mungo presents – The Vadoek

Mungo presents – The Vadoek

Vadoek (n.) Fa-duk. The Afrikaans word for a multipurpose cloth for kitchen usage. Mungo’s new 100% cotton Vadoek is a vibrant checkered kitchen cloth that certainly checks all the boxes – colour, texture, absorbency and ultimate utility all in one. This contemporary take on the traditional plaid tea towel will […]