While she draws inspiration from a range of avenues, she is particularly inspired by African aesthetics – such as primitivism movement or the use of masks, and African culture.
Author: Suwi Kabwe
As a post-modernist artist, she delves deep into notions relating to fractured identity, sexuality, living as a black woman in the 21st century, South African culture, as well as breaking stereotypes and cultural norms.
The trend has since been regarded as a way for black creators to show their work, culture, and to claim their place in globally recognized publications and spaces.
Anifa Mvuemba has taken a step towards re-imagining what the fashion industry and runway shows, in particular, could possibly look like in a post-pandemic world.
We have put together a list of some local artists we would like to see go head-to-head for a friendly battle.
From insightful talks covering issues that we are currently faced with, to live performances from some of South Africa’s most favoured musicians and comedians, we’ve put together a list of upcoming online live sessions taking place over the next few days to keep you entertained and engaged.
Thando Phenyane, affectionately known as ‘mboma’, considers himself as a multi-disciplinarian, dabbling in illustration, architectural graphics and architectural photography.
Designer and founder of MAXHOSA AFRICA, Laduma Ngxokolo alongside artist, Nelson Makamo partnered up to raise relief funds for small local businesses affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Each of the portraits showcase a colourful print, which reveals the underlying human emotions that are tied in with a person’s life
Nigerian-born digital artist, Alexis (Chivir-ter) Tsegba is a self-taught digital artist whose work creates visual experiences by merging nature, modern Africans and technology while using an Afrofuturistic theme.
Like many other groups around the world, Africans used their artwork to tell various stories and capture moments of their struggles and triumph.
Born and raised in Cape Town, Ishaarah Arnold is a graphic designer and illustrator who has made a name for herself within the design space.
As a creative, Roodt recognises the platform she and many others have to drive change.
Here are a few upcoming online live sessions taking place over the next few days to keep you busy, entertained, and engaged.
We spoke to Mabandla ahead of his Colors performance.