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OH OK x Hokey Poke Collaboration – ‘The Misadventures of The Culinary Misfits’
Cape Town, Photography

OH OK x Hokey Poke Collaboration – ‘The Misadventures of The Culinary Misfits’

Clothing label and multi-disciplinary brand, OH OK and South Africa’s first poke bar and take-away, Hokey Poke have come together on a collaboration, ‘The Misadventures of The Culinary Misfits’ which launched at Hokey Poke’s store at Cape Town’s First Thursdays in September. The collaboration consists of 20 limited edition velour […]

First independent DIY book fair in Africa hosted at AVA
Africa, Books, Cape Town, Comics, Events, Uncategorized, Writing

First independent DIY book fair in Africa hosted at AVA

The first independent DIY book fair in Africa was hosted at The Association for Visual Arts (AVA) in collaboration with artist Jared Aufrichtig. The event formed part of the ending of the AVA’s winter production: Com!cs.   With free admission, live music and a laid-back atmosphere it encouraged Capetonians to […]

Top 5 Instagram Posts from Creative Director and Model Josef Adamu
Art, Clothing, Fashion, Influencers, Location, Photography, Self-Starters, Uncategorized

Top 5 Instagram Posts from Creative Director and Model Josef Adamu

Josef Adamu is a prolific creative director, producer and model based in Toronto, Canada. In 2017 he founded a brand by the name of Sunday School (@ssunday.co). The brand focuses on developing and executing creative campaigns and social media management for emerging brands. Adamu tells stories of his experiences as […]

Bicycle Stokvel Empowering The Youth of East Rand Townships
Africa, Art, Events, Joburg, Location, Self-Starters, Uncategorized, Young South Africa

Bicycle Stokvel Empowering The Youth of East Rand Townships

Bicycle Stokvel was established by a collective of passionate youths who share an interesting love for cycling and their immediate communities. It began on the grounds of introducing and further advancing the culture of the arts in the townships of East Rand, Johannesburg. The project was founded to make a […]

Black Queer Identity Explored in House of Realness Photo Series by Sipho Gongxeka
Art, Clothing, Fashion, Location, Photography

Black Queer Identity Explored in House of Realness Photo Series by Sipho Gongxeka

This project began with a casual conversation between myself (Sipho Gongxeka) and Thato Ramaisa (aka Fela Gucci.) We were interested in the role that fashion and clothing plays in queer culture in township communities. Particularly, how certain stereotypes are perpetuated. For instance, how one’s character, masculinity, gender and sexuality can […]

Future Africa Release Emotional Music Video for Ntombi Endala
Africa, Entertainment, Location, Music, Music Video, Video, YouTube

Future Africa Release Emotional Music Video for Ntombi Endala

Durban-based music group Future Africa was introduced to the world in May of 2018 through the music video presented by Aewon Wolf. The debut single Ntombi Endala tells the story of the close bond between a mother and her child. The visuals of the music video reflect this bond deeply as it […]

Etan Comics Publishes First Ethiopian Superhero Comic
Comics, Digital, Digital Art, Entertainment, Illustration, Location, News, Publishing, Writing

Etan Comics Publishes First Ethiopian Superhero Comic

The first Ethiopian Superhero character was written and created by Beserat Debebe, and in a world dominated by the superhero, the release could not be more timely. The story follows Amanuel Tilahun’s journey as a college graduate who suddenly gains extraordinary powers. Tilahun acts as relatable and aspiration element as he is […]

Gert Rautenbach Purveys Emotion Through Pencil Sketches
Art, Cape Town, Design, Illustration, Other, Something Else, Writing

Gert Rautenbach Purveys Emotion Through Pencil Sketches

Gert Rautenbach is an Afrikaans blogger and artist who has taken a foray into pencil art. His concept is simple – he creates simple pencil sketches of everyday objects and experiences. This Cape Town-based artist’s simplistic sketches purvey an unimposing emotional experience. Through the minor colouring combined with simple line sketches, […]