Tshabalala uses black skin tones on her figures as a tool to emphasise the blackness of the figure and in turn, make the figure stand out while either contrasting or matching with the different backgrounds.
Isabella’s forte lies in digital art: exploding neon colours and adorable characters. Francesca illustrations have a meticulous precision that can be described as styled realism. Liam is a filmmaker who also indulges in 35mm and medium format film photography.
‘Endaweni’ is nostalgic in tone and glorious in its expression.
We look at five of Mbewe’s personal favourite creations as well as the story behind each piece.
In 2019, the streetwear brand re-released the You.Are.Not.Alone collection and ran a mental health campaign by dropping multiple T-shirts and hosting an event, called ‘YANA social’, which focused on live performances and mental health talks.
Her latest single ‘Uzokhala’ is about calling someone to order.
Jared Leite is a Cape Town-based printmaker whose work primarily deals with cultural identity.
We list 11 South African internet-frenzy comedians that add fuel to this country’s tank.
We list five local art & design events that have been called off due to the Corona Virus Outbreak.
Mjo has received numerous accolades for her work, in 2018, she won the award for Most Beautiful Object at Design Indaba, as well as the Nando’s Hot Young Designer Award. Early last year, she exhibited at Milan Design Week – an achievement she is most proud of.
Small businesses, entrepreneurs, creatives, artists, etc are already feeling the pinch of COVID-19
COVID19 recently made it’s way to the shores of South Africa, the dire situation called for an immediate response from the government which then resulted in social gatherings, festivals, and concerts being canceled.
Fashion designer and Design Indaba emerging creative, Luvo pens down an opinion piece criticising the current state of SA Fashion showcases.
Photographer Barry Salzman, recipient of the 2018 International Photographer of the Year Award in the Deeper Perspective category, will showcase his award-winning project.
The digital creator is a freelance illustrator and founder of 99perspective, a graphic design and illustration studio focusing on visual communication and multimedia.