Creative Panel

The Creative Panel driving this year’s Collaborations and Highlights include some of the city’s finest creative minds including award-winning contemporary multimedia visual artist Trevor Stuurman and interiors maven and furniture designer and founder of Cocoon Lifestyle Bilala Mabuza.

Also included in the panel is ideas synthesiser Sir Abner Makgamatha, founder of creative agency Application Form, Art Director for much lauded fashion brand David Tlale as well as Creative Director for Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards (Uganda) and Master of Afrofuturism Manthe Ribane, founder and Creative Director for NATURA CO-LAB & Editor at Large for House & Leisure; have all pooled their resources to create a deeply immersive experience that embraces technology and tech innovations, sustainable design practices and explorations, new developments and material usage and a post-pandemic response to the world as we know it.

Bilala Mabuza
Manthe Ribane
Sir Abner Makgamatha