Location: Maboneng

Made In Maboneng | David Krut Print Workshop

Made In Maboneng | David Krut Print Workshop

The name and person, David Krut, occupies a prominent position in the Johannesburg, and South African, art scene. Over the past 30 years, Krut has played a significant role in promoting contemporary South African art and artists through printmaking, art book publishing and education. We step inside the print workshop to learn a little more about where all the action takes place.

Made In Jeppestown: Studio Studio

Made In Jeppestown: Studio Studio

Studio Studio is the just-opened stills and film studio space of photographers, Chris Saunders and Justin McGee. We chat to Justin and Chris about their space, which is fast gaining a reputation as the hottest new place in town.

Made In Maboneng: The Whippet Cycling Co.

Made In Maboneng: The Whippet Cycling Co.

Emile Kruger is the man behind The Whippet Cycling Co. From the repurposed container in which the shop and workshop is housed, to the custom bikes he builds for customers, Emile’s approach is all about re-purposing and re-building what already exists into something new that can be enjoyed again.

Dokter and Misses - Kassena Server, Slate

Southern Guild at MOAD

The brand new Museum of African Design (MOAD) opened last week on the 24th October with the largest yet showcase from the Southern Guild collection. We went to the opening, and returned the following week to photograph of our favourite pieces.

My Day Job: Jonathan Liebmann

My Day Job: Jonathan Liebmann

As little as 10 years ago, the very idea of the Maboneng Precinct as it is today (and what it’s fast becoming) would have seemed an impossible feat to most. But to Jonathan Liebmann, after returning home from a trip abroad and missing the urban lifestyle he was able to live there, the area was alive with possibilities. We had the opportunity to ask Jonathan a few questions to learn more about his exciting journey so far.

Design Network Africa: Pictures from Arts on Main

Design Network Africa: Pictures from Arts on Main

The Design Network Africa exhibition was held at Arts On Main from the 24th till the 27th of September 2011 at Arts on Main in the Maboneng precinct of Johannesburg. The exhibition showcased designs from leading African designers alongside other work from DNA members.