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Drew Haller is an emerging creative and arts and culture journalist
Fikile Zamagcino Sokhulu
Fikile Sokhulu studied at the Durban University of Technology
Nkululeko crossed borders and engaged with multiple stakeholders in a bid to understand Africa's Continental Free Trade Agreement
Exclusive: Former #DI Emerging Creative Sifiso Kunene shares his new Resort ‘21 collection
We get resort-ready with fashion designer Sifiso Kunene
Anke van der Linden
Anke van der Linden is a jewellery designer from Shelley Beach, KwaZulu-Natal.
Pholile Hlongwane is a visual artist, sculptor and eco-feminist from Kwa-Zulu Natal.
Makhosazane Sekgwama is a fiber artist that specialises in crochet product design.
How can storytelling help alleviate the effects of disease?
Researchers are experimenting with various methods of engagement to gain insights in AIDS and antiretroviral treatment adherence.
This all-round creative is on a mission to do good with this designs.
Green Product: Wirework takes a contemporary twist on traditional crafts
The South African self-help project uses recycled materials to create functional art.
Khanya Njalo brings solar lighting to rural communities
The project, initiated in rural KwaZulu-Natal, provides solar powered lighting solutions to rural communities.
Twiggy offers over 300 vinyl wall art designs.
At 22 years of age, Muzi is producing music made to get a crowd moving through his upbeat vibe and infectious nerve.
Homewood is a furniture design company based in the Midlands of KwaZulu-Natal.
Zukiswa Xulu is a jewellery designer and part of the 2013 Emerging Creatives programme.
Africa!Ignite collaborates with rural crafters across KwaZulu-Natal, developing and marketing contemporary craft products.
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