Rainbow Room by Pierre Le Riche

Creativity meets equal rights campaign in the shape of the Rainbow Room, an art installation by Cape Town, South Africa-based designer Pierre Le Riche. The colourful piece of art takes a critical look at the sociological implications of Afrikaner masculine hegemony on homosexuality in post-apartheid South Africa. Le Riche has created a traditional Afrikaans family … Continue reading

Fashion porn with Henrik Purienne

The influx of American Apparel-style, natural homemade shoots in fashion circles has led to a rise in ‘fashion porn’ photographers, virtual ‘Testinos’ of the bedroom, armed with a camera pre and post sex, it is like cataloging your success, yet deeming it art. The Cape Town-based photographer Henrik Purienne is one of the leading ‘fashion … Continue reading