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 […]
Gender fluidity and fashion Julian Oldenburg and Ruan Eloff created an alternative take on the traditional fashion shoot in a recent college assignment. Julian is a student at the Orms’ Cape Town School of Photography (CTSP), which aims to be an “incubator for photographic brilliance and a nurturer of an innovative […]
Five illustrators from across the continent talk sexuality and share artwork tackling topics like representation, gender and intimacy.
We catch up with creative director of #FemmeinPublic, a powerful project furthering the representation of gender non-conforming people of colour
Style and self-expression takes center stage in an editorial shoot presenting Sihle Khumalo and his unisex fashion designs.