This 24-year-old artist blends South African influences with pop culture for a dynamic portrait series
By Eye Candy
March 16, 2017
Thabiso Mbambo is a graphic designer and illustrator whose portraits are a vibrant mix of traditional South African influences with pop culture fashion trends. Based in Durban, the 24-year-old’s art seems to jump off the page with its bold coloring and unique styling:
By Hari Ziyad*, AFROPUNK Contributor
*Hari Ziyad is a New York based storyteller and writer for AFROPUNK. They are also the editor-in-chief of RaceBaitR, deputy editor of Black Youth Project, and assistant editor of Vinyl Poetry & Prose. You can follow them on Twitter @hariziyad.