BLACK KOKI

“All of them in a way have a subcontext to me. Each one has a few meanings to me. The walls are one of the…

BEN SHERMAN AUTUMN / WINTER 2015 FILM FEATURING THE BOYS OF SOWETO

Ben Sherman South Africa and the BoysOfSoweto this Autumn/Winter 2015 season showcase ‘THE ORIGINAL BUTTON UP SINCE 1963’ heritage brand, Ben Sherman and the Button…

GARETH PON / QUICK FIX

 PORTRAIT – Anna-Belle Mulder “I definitely think in squares now, and because of Instagram I can honestly say my overall ability to read composition has…

SISTER OF MERCY / SYLVIE SIMMONS

London-born but San Francisco-based Sylvia Simmons is first and foremost a rock writer, who started in 1977 and has since interviewed virtually everybody, from Rod…

ON THE ROAD / HOW TO SEE HITCHHIKERS

HITCHHIKERS – Evangelists Dawid and Enstine Fouché roadside in Nieuwoudtville. They were en route between Lutzville and Upington. (2010) Given the time and footwear, you…

COKE ZERO / FRANCOIS VAN COKE

I wake up in Boston, Bellville, over a cup of instant coffee and a Stuyvesant. We’re sitting in his garden making small talk. I’ve only…

WILDERNESSKING / HEAVY ELEVATOR JAZZ

“People have this perception that if you play metal then you’re angry and hate the world. That’s the general consensus, but what they seem to…

LOST AND FOUND / SURFING IN ICELAND

A glimpse into the life of those few adventurous surfers, film makers and photographers who are dedicating themselves to finding and documenting waves in some…

ZHANE WARREN / WARREN EDITIONS

“The studio can boast of a very successful internship program. The interns have ranged from students to young professionals, artists, musicians, designers, illustrators, producers, photographers,…

CONVERSE / MADE BY YOU

Since its debut in 1917, the Chuck Taylor All Star has become one of the worlds most legendary and iconic sneakers. Whether they are hand painted,…

STAN ENGELBRECT/ TOUR OF ARAE

“I just didn’t want people rocking up in their hideous 2009 Penny Pinchers Family Fun Ride lycra tops. Those things are unnecessarily ugly and just…

THE DEATH AND LIFE OF DESMOND WOLFE

 ‘Why Watch? The concept of flipping through brief moments in a person’s life to create a short film is tried and true, which is what…

WARRICK SONY / KALAHARI SURFERS

“I was the first dude to cut up tapes and use avant-garde shit with contemporary Lee Scratch Perry studio techniques on Afrikaans radio-political-speech-crazy-ass-punk ‘do it…

NIKHIL SINGH / WITCHBOY

“I generally avoid definitions, preferring to grow like a stain behind things, in dark corners, under beds…etc. One day a person might look up and…

SIMON & MARY / DEAN POZNIAK

“Something that I love about this business is the history it has to it. When researching all these different hats you find yourself reading articles…

JENNIFER GREENBERG / THE ROCKABILLIES

Elvis Presley. Pompadours. Black-and-white creeper shoes. Cuffed jeans. And a little bit of James Dean rebellion. These are just some of the ingredients of the…

STALKER / JUSTIN POULTER

“For me the attraction to older formats is having the hard copy. Owning something that’s tangible, not just a digital copy. Being able to study…

LEICA: RAY BARBEE / LET US ROAM

Ray Barbee is a legendary professional skateboarder from San Jose, California. He made his first appearance in the skate film “Public Domain” and followed it…

JOSE MARIA JOAO / CAMPEÃO / SURVIVOR

“My name is José Maria Joao. I am from Angola. I was born on 19 march 1972. I came to cape town in 2000. I…

PURITY ZINHLE MKHIZE / FIRE IN BABYLON

“Growing up I’d always get Laughed at because people in my community don’t understand and aren’t really exposed To alternative individualism at all. I was…

IAN BRUCE HUNTLEY / KEEPING TIME

It’s 1964 South Africa, the height of what was considered grand apartheid. A large part of the white South African male population sits in their…

NIC GROBLER / CHAIN GANG

“We’ve barely skimmed the surface and this initiaL exhibition should be a springboard to actually do more thorough research. we contacted as many of the…

GUY VAN DER WALT / HOI P’LOY / LIGHT IN THE ATTIC

“ We basically take the old adage “they just don’t make ‘em like they used to”, and try to turn it on it’s head. That…

GAVIN MORGAN / FAMILIA 10

Familia was founded back in 2004 by Johannesburg skateboarders Gavin Morgan and Adrian Day. Feeling disconnected and uninspired by existing local board brands and the…

PATRICK BURNETT / MORNING WOOD

“The boards started out as a hobby. A friend of mine was making model airplanes out of wood and selling them at craft markets.We started…