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Creating art out of scrap engine parts
Kara Schoeman creates intricate art bowls out of recycled metals.
Furniture and homeware designer.
The Mzansi Moodboard: Womyn are changing the game
The creator of The Mzansi Moodboard celebrates women of colour in its new yellow issue.
Jaun van Wyk
Jaun van Wyk is a young South African architect with a passion for the confluence of architecture, art and fashion.
Forget cracking art codes – Sandy Little breaks them
The music and visual art produced by Bloemfontein-based artist and musician Sandy Little is a beautiful mess.
On the geometric designs of the Basotho called Litema
Rudi de Lange writes about the mural art of the Basotho in the Free State and Lesotho regions.
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