25/09/2017

Atang Tshikare at Afrovibes

Events / By ZAM Reporter
Image: Atang Tshikare with art works Le Bone Lebone (left)  and Maotwana Finyela (right). Image: Atang Tshikare with art works Le Bone Lebone (left) and Maotwana Finyela (right).

Meet Atang Tshikare. The award-winning South African artist and 'creator' is this year's artist-in-residence at the Afrovibes Festival in the Netherlands. Tshikare balances between design, fashion and graphic art. His studio, Zabalazaa Designs, is based in Cape Town but his innovative creations have reached art- and design fairs in Dubai, Miami and New York. Global brands like Adidas, Belvedere Vodka, Puma and l'Oreal assigned Tshikare to produce design. At the 2017 edition of Afrovibes his work will be part of the Fragile Freedom: Womxn exhibtion, curated by Cathal McKee. It will open on Thursday, September 28 in De Balie, Amsterdam, and will be on until Sunday October 15. The official opening will take place on October 3 at 6 PM.

More information about tbe festival: www.afrovibes.nl

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Atang Tshikare
Matebele custom sneakers for adidas (left) and work Katiba (right)
Atang Tshikare - Field of View
Atang Tshikare (left) and work C1 (right)