Who am I?
I am a cultural producer and creative industries consultant with formal training in international trade. I work across the areas of cultural production and the creative economy. My work has shown across Europe and Africa. I’m member of a number of working groups interested in knowledge production.
What is my youth development philopsophy?
They’re like seeds growing in unique forms and shapes. We have yet to learn how much exposure to sunshine and water is needed by each one. But that learning is on us to do, not so much them.
- Conceived and ran the Yakha Sakhe (an isiZulu phrase meaning, build so that we can follow in building) pilot for Innovate Durban.
- Support the eThekwini Municipality Arts and Culture department in various youth and arts development programmes.
- Curator of the Arts for Humanity (at the Durban University of Technology, Art Dept.) public programme. The programme connects students with professional artists by way of public talks and workshops to help students build a professional practice.