This thirty day period, BoConcept associates with indigenous artist Baba Tjeko, whose amazing collection of artwork will be showcased in the showroom from 17 to 31 May possibly 2022.
Baba Tjeko is renowned for lively artwork which is influenced by the vibrancy and depth of African people and their tradition. Danish style, on the other hand, is regarded as minimalist and neutral and so very easily accentuates the vibrancy of Baba Tjeko’s perform.
The artist’s parts will be prominently exhibited and viewed through the Style Joburg collective. There will be cookies and wine for all…
Far more 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 converse the innermost proportions of our remaining to his audience. Tjeko’s function is therefore spiritually deep, symbolic, and innocent. He is intrigued in complicated the guy-produced thought of social courses that categorizes men and women in accordance to what they have and what they really don’t have.
His work, hence, promotes the philosophy of Ubuntu and human connectedness above ideologies that boost greed and self-centeredness. He completed his Innovative Multimedia Diploma (majoring in Promoting Style) with the National Digital Media Institute of South Africa (NEMISA) in 2007 and worked as a Graphic Designer for both of those the private and community sectors.
Also, he did freelance function as an illustrator and commentary cartoonist for a variety of publications this kind of as Move magazine, Sunday Sunshine, Caxton newspapers, Sunday Instances, and other individuals. Tjeko collaborated with Mini South Africa for the launch of the African Constrained edition Clubman, branded with his artwork. As section of Mini activations, Tjeko also painted a large mural dwell at the very first ArteBotanica 2019. He also labored on Channel O’s on-air new glance, branded items, and installations at DJ Black Coffee’s Tunes Is King concerts, Actuality Durban Rocks, and AKA Orchestra On The Sq..
Baba Tjeko is also quite possibly very best acknowledged for his Litema paintings and drawings. Litema is a type of Sotho paintings composed of ornamental geometric styles typically featuring objects, from the normal environment like farming fields, crops or animals. Final 12 months Nespresso South Africa had an exciting collaboration with neighborhood artists, for its new World Explorations to carry the soul of coffee creating and coffee ingesting as an art form. In 2020 Baba was also element of MINI’s Fashionable African Gentleman marketing campaign.
We’re excited to see this collaboration unfold as Baba Tjeko normally takes to the showroom at BoConcept to showcase his astounding talent. Be guaranteed to pop by and occur and see it for you.
Stop by BoConcept for extra.