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Kate Jessica Rees
A creative mind that aims to challenge the gap of typographic design in South Africa.
Fatima Mohammed Bham
A graphic designer with an acute sense of composition and visual balance.
Graphic designer, illustrator, chocolate enthusiast and semi-professional napper.
This student creates unique handmade ceramics using South African materials.
Monique Vee is the founder of a contemporary interior and spatial design studio based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Gwendolene - illustration
Cute, unique and whimsical illustrations.
Jess Bosworth Smith
A visual artist exploring the multi-dimensional field of illustration.
This young creative has interesting ideas about upcycling and embellishment in fashion design.
Karabo Masombuka is a creative who proves that an unorthodox background is no hindrance to an aspiring innovative designer.
A creative mind that is geared towards city planning and the greater scheme of architecture.
Banele Floyd Mavimbela
This visual artist aims to highlight emotion and honesty in his work.
This creative enjoys flexing more than one artistic muscle. He dabbles in street art, illustration, music and video.
This 20-something illustrator takes inspiration from everything visual - and that which is not visual, he interprets in a visual way.
TURNER STUDIO develops experimental textiles and garment construction techniques to create luxurious yet unconventional artefacts.
This interior designer takes the best of Scandinavian design and African design to create a beautiful result.
Lungile Mbokane is an independent, self-aware and driven young artist.
A textile and lighting designer based in Cape Town, South Africa.
Design thinking, cell phones and South African education re-invented.
Ivan Brown is an agriculture-minded industrial designer with a penchant for the bee.
An up-and-coming fashion designer with flair for bold lines and primary colours.
Taking inspiration from a ceramicist father and grandmother, this designer creates eccentric porcelain jewellery.
As a firm believer of experimentation and originality, this young jewellery designer creates unique yet uniform pieces.
By merging multiple disciplines, this designer creates one signature product.
This entrepreneur believes individuality can be affirmed by owning one of his unique pieces of clothing.
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