Nubia Silver has turned her eye for detail and immense creativity into a full-time business. Using quirky colours, styling and a high fashion approach to beauty, her brands Nubia Silver Hair and Nubia Silver Beauty have put her on the map as one the most forward-thinking and sought after hair and makeup artists in South Africa.
Series: My Day Job - Creative Careers
Samantha Miller gives the lowdown on being a tattoo artist.
Having worked at Naughty Dogg and contributed to games such as Fortnite, Overwatch and The Last of Us, Judd Simatov shares his secrets of getting involved in the game Industry.
The best way to start your art collection is with editioned fine art prints. Master printers Wim and Jeanne Legrand of Black River Studio invite us into their space and expound on the process of hand-pulled fine art screen prints.
From skinning and boiling, to sculpting and moulding, Philipp Schulz shows us a day in the life of a taxidermist.
With Cassper Nyovest’s monumental #FillUpTheDome concert in the bag, we chatted to Formative’s founding duo about an average day at work.
Andile Mbete isn’t just about being on fleek. His day job at ANDPEOPLE requires him to find unique ways to engage young people with brands.
Ida Mynhardt provides insights into the specialised process of wayfinding that K&I designed to help visitors seamlessly navigate the V&A Watershed.
The CCDI’s Gillian Benjamin tells us about the many free support systems they have for local innovators, all in the name of sustainable business and design.
We chat to The AVA gallery director, Brenton Maart about his day job, introducing public programming to the arts and the future of the organisation.
We chat to MOAD director, Aaron Kohn, about starting the continent’s first dedicated museum of African design, growing new audiences, and reshaping the perceived framework of a museum.
Alice Cabaret, director of GRIND and Urban Strategist for Propertuity, talks to us about reshaping an African metropolis, the difference between gentrification and innovation, and how GRIND fits into all this.
We paid a visit to the Frazer Parfum factory and shop to find out how master perfumer Tammy Frazer goes about creating her handmade natural fragrances.
Zach Nossel is the art curator at Superbalist.com, a local online art, design and style retailer. We chatted to Zach to find out what exactly his day job entails.
We interviewed the uber creative and inspiring Liani van der Westhuizen, the Creative Director at Spier Architectural Arts, about her day job.