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Meet Artist And Graphic Designer Zona Magadla

Magadla hopes to experiment with new drawing techniques and new methods of mark making this year.   Zona Magadla is a freelance graphic designer and aspiring artist living in Cape Town.  Born in 1993 she obtained her BA (HONS) Fine Art degree at UCT, Michaelis School of Art with her major in New Media in 2015. This led […]Read More

Meaningful Brand Management In The Time Of COVID-19

It’s becoming so important to constantly and in concrete ways demonstrate why we matter as brands, especially when dealing with a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Dr Carla Enslin, co-founder and Head of Strategy and New Business Development at The IIE’s Vega, brands need to ask themselves, ‘are we genuinely adding value to people’s […]Read More

Meet Fine Artist IO Makandal

Makandal meanders through materials and themes, working automatically, intuiting objects in space, off-setting and pairing them with unexpected counterparts. Io Makandal born in 1987 in Johannesburg, completed her BA in Fine Art at Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT in Cape Town (2010) and is currently undertaking her MA Fine Art at Wits School of Art, Witwatersrand University, […]Read More

Artist Profile – Meet Adolf Tega, Painter and Sculptor

Tega’s work can be found in several institutional and private collections, including Spier, Nando’s and the University of Cape Town.    Adolf Tega finds inspiration in the mundane – the often-overlooked aspects of life.   Of interest to him are the faceless and often disregarded masses that populate our environment. He is fascinated with the density and […]Read More

A 3D Interactive Group Exhibition curated by Vivien Kohler

Available to view online until the 24th of May at Log on to the website, take a tour (best viewed in full screen mode) then wander around the gallery at your leisure from the comfort of your armchair. Featured artists: Vanessa Berlein, James de Villiers, Janet Botes, Linda Altern, Gaby Desmarais, Ashley Marie Miles, Janet […]Read More

SHOWCASE: Illustrator extraordinaire Colwyn Thomas

Colwyn Thomas is a 30 years old  illustrator based just outside of Durban on the east coast. He studied Fine Art at UCT, graduating in 2003.  His line work is a combination of the traditional and the modern. Colwyn is also strongly influenced by modern Japanese animation as well as more traditional Japanese woodcuts. Below […]Read More