February 18, 2019

This remarkable artist believes that art is the extension of one’s personality, that of the-self at a moment in time. She is of the opinion that art doesn’t always have to make sense but that it has a responsibility towards the pragmatic, intellectual and emotional. “A...

July 17, 2018

The coarse grains of sand moved under his feet as he walked down the timber boardwalk. Rays in shades of pink and yellow washed the city off his face as he sat on the rocks staring into the distance. The air was warmer than he remembered and the rhythm of the waves ca...

June 18, 2018

The images portray a figure in an interior landscape devoid of detail and identity. The white monolithic shape amplifies the abstraction and allows the focus to be on the human element which lacks emotion. It also deals with the confusion and perplexity of not having t...

May 16, 2018

Rosey and Vittori are at the forefront when it comes to challenging the norms of menswear and reshaping the way we look at male fashion. Their work combines and balances all the elements such as line, texture, colour and form into singular items that make for exception...

March 27, 2018

“Life imitates art, or is it the other way around?”- HT I recently had the privilege to interview an artist by the name of Hannalie Taute. Her work stuck me at a recent exhibition at Cavalli Wine Estate when I became aware of her intricate embroidered portraits stitch...

December 21, 2017

What struck me most, apart from the quality of the artwork, was the harmonious relationship between the space [architecture] and the art. From the moment you enter the gallery and ascend to the first floor, you become aware of how strategically everything is arranged,...

December 1, 2017

What captured my eye immediately was the way old and new came together in the conceptualizing of the merchandise. Clean lines, sharp corners and simplicity are adjectives that come to mind when thinking about form. However, what gives it its elegance and charm is the w...