Amongst the list of talented creators selected to take part in Yogi Sip’s Young Creators’ Network is Johannesburg-based illustrator, Keamogetswe Sediane – a recent University of Johannesburg graduate with a degree in Multimedia and an Honours Degree in Design specializing in UX Design.
For Pietermaritzburg-based visual artist Larissa Mwanyama, entering this year’s Young Creators’ Network competition meant associating herself with a popular South African brand that has been a huge part of her childhood. Now selected as one of the artists in the top 15, Mwanyama shares that this is an exciting opportunity that makes her feel seen.
Born and raised in Soweto, Matsolo’s childhood and upbringing played a major role in his creative career. In grade four, he developed a love for drawing cartoon characters; a love inspired by cartoon artist, Zapiro.
For his third single ‘Garde’ partnered up with his friend and fellow producer, singer and songwriter Sir Tcee.
An array of Yolk’s cartoon strips delve into fragments of the Cape colored dialogue.
The artist shares insight on her debut exhibition, as well as the creative inspiration behind Dodaizmt.
Mandisa and ZuluMecca both reside in one undaunted individual who manages to wear both creative hats with ingenious facet.
For this feature of #AfricaMonth, we shine light on Kenyan musical artist, Fadhilee Itulya – a guitarist whose music unveils authentic Kenyan sounds.
Xiniwe founded Picasso Private Chef Agency (PPC) after completing his formal training at the International Hotel School.
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.
Known for his elaborate body paintings and headpieces, Luke Rudman is a Port Elizabeth-based performance artist.
Nick Ntuli is inspired and influenced by his surroundings, street culture and street knowledge to create work that best portrays this part of Durban.
Katlego Mammone Thema a.k.a DoouShii is a 21-year-old producer and rapper, hailing from Pretoria.
Ndumiso Phiri a.k.a TRON PYRE, is a 23-year-old alternative R&B artist from Pretoria
SEI SIREN, is a 22-year-old singer, producer, and visual artist from Pretoria.