Inspiration

Professor Gqola’s Alan Paton Victory

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Professor Pumla Dineo Gqola recently made an addition to her list of black girl magic accolades when she received the Alan Paton Award for her latest book, Rape, A South African Nightmare.   I am of the belief that one of the most effective ways to understand the structure and behaviour of society is through […]

CREATIVITY WINS

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Creative Nestlings is a creative hub that was founded by Dillion Phiri and Lunga Mateta- Phiri. The organisation’s objective is to provide tools that independent creatives can make use of to further their respective crafts. These are two artists that have personally experienced the various struggles that young creatives face, and they have selflessly developed […]

BLACK ART

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Black magic,art,creativity, inspiration and relevance. That is all I see on Destiny magazine’s June covers. I’m so chuffed to see two artists that I admire greatly, Nelson Makoma and Tony Gum, being celebrated like this. A job well done to the team at Ndalo Media for recognising these two powerful forces, and executing this idea […]

CREATIVE CRUSH: TONY GUM

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Her way of expression is unapologetic and unique, with just the right dose of abstractness to leave one marvelled and eager for more. Tony Gum is an artist from Cape Town, South Africa, and is no stranger to the creative scene. She has collaborated with prestigious brands such as Coca Cola and Adidas. Her style […]