Author: Simphiwe Xulu

Featured: Sculpture by Isabel Mertz

Featured: Sculpture by Isabel Mertz

Pretoria-based artist Isabel Mertz is an award-winning sculptor who has already participated in shows in England and Paris. Her exhibition titled “The Problem of Crossing a Bridge” opened at the KZNSA on 16 May and runs until 1 June 2014, after which it travels across the country.

Featured: Paulo Menezes

Featured: Paulo Menezes

Talented Durban based documentary photographer Paulo Menezes is a recent graduate from the Durban University of Technology and is already building a name for himself through his involvement in a series of high profile exhibitions in the city over the last two years.

Featured: Modisa Tim Motsomi

Featured: Modisa Tim Motsomi

Modisa Tim Motsomi is a KwaZulu-Natal based Fine Artist who relocated to South Africa from his homeland of Botswana. Creating work that emphasizes his strong passion for materiality and the liminal space within a range of human truths and polarities, he has featured in numerous exhibitions in South Africa and has already had his work exhibited in Kenya, China and The United Kingdom.

Fresh Meat: Hanco Gerber

Fresh Meat: Hanco Gerber

Hanco Gerber is a Graphic Design graduate who has just completed his degree at the North West University. With his interests lying in all things art including music and photography, Hanco has a passion for creating moving and amazing art.

Fresh Meat | Kyle Bowman

Fresh Meat | Kyle Bowman

Fresh out of the AAA School of Advertising, graphic design graduate Kyle Bowman has also developed a keen love and interest in photography, graffiti and beatboxing.

Fresh Meat | Claudia Emanuel

Fresh Meat | Claudia Emanuel

Claudia is a photography graduate from the Cape Town School of Photography with a passion for the outdoors. She shares some insights into her portfolio and her latest work Connection.

Dutchmann | The Vicious Cycle

Dutchmann | The Vicious Cycle

On the cusp between form and function, The Vicious Cycle is a collaboration between retired frame-builder Duncan MacIntyre and composite specialist Anton Dekker, facilitated by Dutchmann.

The Bookmarks Awards | The Next Big Thing With Artist Vicky Sanders

The Bookmarks Awards | The Next Big Thing With Artist Vicky Sanders

Vicky Sanders is a Cape Town-based, Gold Loerie-award-winning artist who produces her paint and canvas creations according to a unique methodology. As an artist who uses technology to manifest her designs, this year the Bookmarks Awards selected her to create work that will encompass the idea of this year’s theme of The Next Big Thing.