Design of the year
With so much happening in terms of design, it was hard to choose, but the Chimurenga Chronic is this year’s #Trending design of the year. The independent publishing company’s consistently thoughtful and unique approach to their product makes it the sort of thing you want to collect and keep – a rare thing in the throwaway world of broadsheet printing. From the design of the pages themselves and the impeccable typographic design to the more abstract design of the reading experience and editorial progression of the whole package, it remains unmatched in terms of sophistication and design ethic.
Lebo Mathosa REMEMBERED NOT FORGOTTEN It was on this day, October 23, 10 years ago that kwaito queen Lebo Mathosa died – and this week we consider her influence