A REDEFINITION OF MASCULINITY / MBULELO FALUTI

As a young man, society sets standards and norms that you are forced to abide by. As males, we grow up in a confined community…

ME||WE / JULIEN NTAMAKEMWA

The series  focuses on the mirroring effect we have on each other. People tend to be too focused on themselves to realise that life is…

BILLY MONK / A SHOT IN THE DARK

“RUFFLER” It’s 1967 and we’re at Les Catacombs Club in Cape Town. Billy Monk is the bouncer. He’s the guy who decides who’s welcome. The…

WINTER IN SUBURBIA / TSHEPISO MOKGABUDI

Black people, more so, black women are hardly apart of the conversation when it comes to wealth and luxury. Representation should be at the forefront…

SAO PAULO / CARL VAN DER LINDE

I visited Brazil for the first time in December 2019 and stayed with a friend in Sao Paulo. This was the first stop of my…

“ANJA” / CHANNAY HARVEY

Through this series of images, I have pushed myself to move towards a more creative and rewarding body of work. I also wanted the work…

MAN, MACHINE AND A MOUNTAIN / GARY HIRSON

During the winter of 2005 I was commissioned by Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company – TMACC to photograph a project review manual linked to the…

WHERE THE QUIET QUEERS ARE

Yes, we are
 Dancing in Nightclubs, gender-bending and thrusting Ass grabbing, 
ABBA singing your girl boy token friend Blowing kisses, always your funny friend 
It…

NO SMILE / NO POSE / NONSTOP

No smile, no pose, nonstop – strong attitude, walk fast, stay in line: Instructions like these were quite common during that week. With every designer…

A-HA / HOME TAPING IS KILLING MUSIC

In 1986 I was nine years old, and my only introduction to music was the hits on POP SHOP tapes that floated into my room…

LOVER BUNNY / MEGHAN DANIELS

Youths in the internet era grow up at an exponential rate, asocial media imagery influences a fast transition into adulthood. In the force of this…

HUMAN BY NATURE / SARAH HUGO-HAMMAN

Human By Nature is an independent clothing brand inspired by nostalgia and the new founded by John Lehman. HBN was founded in Hong Kong, but…

PARK OFFS / ANDRE VISSER

Saturdays / The only things more common than a aired out Honda at the car show is the hookah pipe and camping chairs. Almost two…

HERO / KEVIN MACKINTOSH

HERO (2014 – 2019), the project is a series of ‘styled and controlled’ portraits and was created over a five year period in various locations…

GOLD

This work is an exploration of painting in the expanded field, which is the idea (and/or act) of taking the three main elements of a…

BLACK DRAG MAGIC

#BlackDragMagic – A collaborative project by South African creative and photographer Lee-Ann Olwage and drag artist and activist Belinda Qaqamba Kafassie. The project  tells the…

MR BANANA / NAO SERATI & JUBILEE XXV

“MR BANANA” is the latest fashion editorial with pieces from designers Nao Serati and Jubilee XXV PHOTGRAPHY: Giancarlo Calameo Laguerta DESIGNERS: Nao Serati and Jubilee…

DAWN CHORUS / DANGERFIELDS

“Everything I went through humbled me, in a personal sense as well as in a musical sense. I was stripped of any pride that I…

EFFLORESCENCE IN THE CAPE FLATS

“Conceiving visual stories within the Cape Flats is always a close concept to my heart. Media coverage regarding what has been happening for a protracted…

STALKER / TATENDA CHIDORA

I am a person that conceptualizes a lot of the time especially with portraiture. I am constantly looking for subjects. What drives me to capture…

ABERRATION / TRANSFIX

While researching catch light, I discovered that it’s possible to get a logo as a specular highlight in a subject’s eyes. As it was something…

INDANDA DAM / BLEACHING WATER

It has been over three decades since the people of Esikebheni—an area outside Inanda (Durban)—have been displaced by Inanda dam. Forced to start over due…

UPROAR / PEASANT

“People always like to talk about the good old days and the past to try to get to this utopian view of the world and…

QUACK ATTACK!

PHOTOGRAPHY: KELLY MAKROPOULOS CONCEPT / HAT COLLECTION: CRYSTAL BIRCH MAKE UP – Gareth Coleman – @herocreativemanagement DUCK FAT PIN – Kirsten Goss  – @kirsten___goss MODELS…

ALMOST BEYOND NORMALITY / WILLOW BORAIN

I welcome you with open arms into a place almost beyond normality. This shoot was borderline acceptable / borderline plain strange. With an appearance of…

GOING UNDERGROUND / DAVID BLOOMER

Illegal mining is a story I’m currently working on. It is a story I decided upon a few years ago while working on a commissioned…

REHEARSAL / CAPE TOWN CITY BALLET

It was getting close to nine in the evening as I made my way happily along the N2 towards Stellenbosch. I had a large cup…

adidas CONSORTIUM / SHELFLIFE ZX 4000

The latest adidas Consortium release is also the first to be created in collaboration with a South African partner: streetwear pioneers Shelflife Since it first…

STALKER / TANDEKILE MKIZE

I feel as though it is important for creatives to be able to be vulnerable. It’s not necessarily the easiest thing but that’s the most…

BADDIE / SHUAIB VAN DER SCHYFF

Losing my father at the age of three years old, I was raised by mother, my aunt, and grandmother. Being constantly surrounded by powerful women,…