Features

Christa Dee / Features / 4 weeks ago

We are data mines

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Brands, research institutes and related companies are mining our own species for data. The everyday human is consciously and unconsciously b...

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Gaika – “Some Neon Lit Underworld”

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Gaika's collision of dancehall, grime and ominous drone creates a charged atmosphere of dread.  As audiences to his recent performances in S...

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Christa Dee / Features / 3 months ago

Nadia Nakai is working towards being the best rapper on the continent

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Described as Family Tree's first lady, Nadia Nakai's guiding vision is to be the best rapper on the continent. All the decisions she makes w...

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Marcia Elizabeth / Features / 4 months ago

The Evolution of The Sartists

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The Sartists - One of the first collective’s whose name imprinted onto my young mind when I situated myself within the man-made concrete mou...

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Bob Perfect / Features / 4 months ago

Nonku Phiri Doesn’t Have To Try Be Anything

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I assume everyone reading this website knows who Nonku Phiri is. Well, you know her work, at least. The multi-talented creative has featured...

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Marcia Elizabeth / Features / 6 months ago

Investigating the Diasporic Condition through Architecture // Emanuel Admassu

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Emanuel Admassu was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and is a founding partner of the AD-WO design practice based between Brooklyn and Providen...

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Hazel Kimani / Features / 6 months ago

Anees Petersen // For those who don’t conform to the norm

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“TO THE HOMIES WHO’VE HATED DOUBTED AND LAUGHED, WHO COME TO US NOW FOR AFFILIATION, VALIDATION AND ANY FORM OF COME UP, THIS GARMENT IS...

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Christa Dee / Features / 6 months ago

Digitized imaginings of new cities and their effects on rights to the city

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Cities are alive. In the same way that bodies renew themselves by creating new cells, so are buildings, streets and whole areas refurbished,...

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Marcia Elizabeth / Features / 6 months ago

The youngins – up and coming creatives on the Capetonian art vista and their thoughts

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Cape Town has been described as a union of culture, cuisine, and landscapes. "There's nowhere quite like Cape Town, a singularly beautiful c...

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Christa Dee / Features / 7 months ago

Moozlie – using her feminine energy as a super power in the SA hip hop scene

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As I walked in the room I could hear Moozlie's voice bubbling in the air. We sat down together to have a conversation about her career and h...

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Christa Dee / Features / 9 months ago

Cukia Kimani // making magic in the gaming world

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Having been captivated by the world of gaming from when he received a PlayStation for his 7th birthday, Cukia Kimani knew that he wanted to ...

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Bee Diamondhead // the queen of tattoos, piercings and Instagram stories

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Bee Diamondhead is a name so molded into the South African fashion scene that it is almost difficult to distinguish the two as separate enti...

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