Who is Rabatho Laka and what do you do?
I am a multimedia graduate who has majored in video design. Currently 21 years old and I have a huge interest in photography. Apart from that my creativity extends to mediums such as graphic design and illustration.
How would you define your style or art?
I describe my art as nostalgic, I try to create a sense of nomadic relation with my artwork. I like to fuse surreal aspects with the basis of everyday life.
What inspires your work?
My work is inspired by innovation I believe I’m part of a generation that brings something fresh and new in an industry that’s yet to reach its peak.
What are you currently working on?
Well today I just wrapped up a video for a BBC comp which will only be reveal in Jan 2014 to say the least (can’t wait), apart from that I am currently working on my illustrations and photography which will be part of my focus on print making, something new I aim on implementing also in 2014.
What advice would you give young creatives looking to do what you do?
Advice I would give to young people ,especially from a background such as myself, is to firstly follow your heart and speak for yourself if words can’t do it let your work speak for you and just be yourself that’s the greatest achievement you can get in life.
Where can our readers follow your work?
Readers can follow my work on:
MC Hammer or Vanilla Ice (who do you prefer if you had to choose?)
Vanilla Ice because people remember his songs more and don’t want to admit that he is legendary lol!!!
I’ve included links to my some of my video work below: