The idea is to express a visual reference of progressive art, self-expression & experimentation through the study of aesthetics identified in modern Africa.
How does the Dark Continent find its identity through all the noise being poured down its esophagus from foreign civilizations? Forget the colours, & forget the prints as these characteristics only serve to limit the gaze of Africa's ambition.
Fashion Artist, Lesiba Mabitsela, currently resides in Cape Town, South Africa.
Straight after completing a Bachelors Degree in Fashion Design & Technology at the Tshwane University of Technology, Mabitsela held the position of Junior Designer for St. Lorient Fashion & Art Gallery. He would later be drawn to take up an apprenticeship with world-renowned fashion designer Gavin Rajah.
He has been involved with work in the arts & film industry as he continues to explore other mediums of expression in an attempt to rethink & revise the stagnation of the fashion empire, both in he's native Africa & abroad.
All garments are made to order.