This month, BoConcept partners with indigenous artist Baba Tjeko, whose impressive collection of artwork will be showcased in the showroom from 17 to 31 Could 2022.
Baba Tjeko is renowned for vivid artwork which is inspired by the vibrancy and depth of African men and women and their culture. Danish style, on the other hand, is regarded minimalist and neutral and as a result simply accentuates the vibrancy of Baba Tjeko’s function.
The artist’s parts will be prominently shown and seen for the duration of the Design and style Joburg collective. There will be cookies and wine for all…
Extra about the artist
Baba Tjeko is a non-conformist multidisciplinary Artist. As a poet, healer, and social activist, Tjeko uses unspoken language. Moreover, he seeks to communicate the innermost dimensions of our being to his audience. Tjeko’s work is therefore spiritually deep, symbolic, and innocent. He is intrigued in tough the guy-created idea of social lessons that categorizes persons according to what they have and what they don’t have.
His get the job done, therefore, promotes the philosophy of Ubuntu and human connectedness more than ideologies that advertise greed and self-centeredness. He concluded his Innovative Multimedia Diploma (majoring in Marketing Style) with the National Electronic Media Institute of South Africa (NEMISA) in 2007 and labored as a Graphic Designer for both the personal and public sectors.
Also, he did freelance do the job as an illustrator and commentary cartoonist for different publications these types of as Move journal, Sunday Sunlight, Caxton newspapers, Sunday Moments, and some others. Tjeko collaborated with Mini South Africa for the launch of the African Limited edition Clubman, branded with his artwork. As portion of Mini activations, Tjeko also painted a massive mural are living at the initial ArteBotanica 2019. He also labored on Channel O’s on-air new seem, branded products, and installations at DJ Black Coffee’s Audio Is King concerts, Actuality Durban Rocks, and AKA Orchestra On The Square.
Baba Tjeko is also perhaps very best acknowledged for his Litema paintings and drawings. Litema is a sort of Sotho paintings composed of decorative geometric styles commonly showcasing objects, from the purely natural earth like farming fields, vegetation or animals. Previous calendar year Nespresso South Africa experienced an thrilling collaboration with nearby artists, for its new World Explorations to provide the soul of espresso producing and coffee consuming as an art sort. In 2020 Baba was also aspect of MINI’s Modern-day African Gentleman campaign.
We’re thrilled to see this collaboration unfold as Baba Tjeko can take to the showroom at BoConcept to showcase his incredible expertise. Be positive to pop by and arrive and see it for by yourself.
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