Sindiso Nyoni’s art is inspired by social change and the history of resistance. Inspired by struggle posters and revolutionary leaders, Sindiso believes in making work that is socially conscious and responsible.
Person: Sindiso Nyoni
From Thandiwe Tshabalala to Slaying Goliath and Katrine Claassens, illustrators submit visual works in responses to gender-based violence. Artworks will be auctioned to raise awareness and support organisations that work towards creating a non-violent society.
The Bright Night Project envisions a group exhibition spotlighting 20 South African artists, with an opening “blackout event” held in the dark.
MRP Home is making winter cosier and better looking once again this year with its returning Colab project which sees a limited edition collaboration with some of South Africa’s top designers and artists.
A collection of some of the most inspiring, thoughtful and interesting design insights from our Graphic Design Month interviews throughout March.
Celebrating his first decade in the industry this year, Sindiso Nyoni looks back into his extensive portfolio of commercial work and social activist art.
In this edition of wow-worthy bits of illustration, art and design collected during the course of the week we’ve got a famous filmmaking duo illustrated in hot tropical colours, hilariously obvious words of “wisdumb” and some lovely jewellery hand-crafted with natural elements.
Art Week Joburg hits the city this week with a myriad of different exhibitions, openings, talks and special events taking place across the city, coinciding with the FNB JoburgArtFair. Go get your art on!
An impressive selection of local and international design professionals will share their knowledge at #CreativeHustles – Design Will Save the World? coming soon to Cape Town and Johannesburg.
Wow Oh Wow. This week you don’t only get to look at the gems we found, but you also get to listen to them! Have fun now – we sure did.
South African illustrators will be exhibiting as part of group international illustration show, The Path Less Deconstructed, at .M Contemporary art gallery in Sydney.
Nokia’s music streaming service Nokia MixRadio, has launched in SA with a poster series by local artists for 4 of the local acts you’ll find among the many South African bands and musicians available on the app.
BIG FKN GUN has released a video for their song, “Wunga”, which references the vile drug doing a great deal of damage particularly amongst Durban youths.
Some work by the Bulawayo-born, self developed artist, Sindiso Nyoni aka R!OT, that we’ve never featured before. Some from as far back as 2010 but some so recent they’re only works in progress.
Sindiso Nyoni also known as R!OT is a Zimbabwean born artist based in South Africa and is well-known for his politically-inspired illustrations.