Johannesburg

Videos

Out of This World / Clip
11:51

meet the political artists and musicians creating safe spaces in johannesburg

Out Of This World's series finale sees Mykki meet FAKA a ground-breaking performance art-duo, Fela Gucci and Desire Marea. The three discuss queer erasure and celebrating their community LGBTQI through their work.
Out of This World / Clip
11:14

south africa's queer fashion designers and trans activists subverting masculinity

The second episode of Out Of This World brings you Mykki's exploration of fashion in Johannesburg. Mykki meets local designer Rich Mnisi and model Luke van der Burg.
Out of This World
16:52

exploring queer identity with south africa's born-free generation and lgbtqi activists

In this episode Mykki meets Johannesburg's talented youth; dancer Bradley and his boyfriend Nkulsey, a model and psychology student to talk about queer love in the zulu territory and joins artist-activist Umlilo on a Femme Walk of queer visibility.
Out of This World
40:11

mykki blanco - out of this world: johannesburg's born free queer creatives

Out Of This World follows Mykki Blanco as he explores queer culture in Johannesburg. Mykki meets artists, designers, models and dancers of the 'Born Free' generation, voicing issues of their sexuality, gender, identity and humanity.
Culture Beat
7:11

Gritty Johannesburg, Human/Puppet Theater, and Canine Video Art

We visit LA-based canine groomer Jess Rona, see how theater group Phantom Limb combines human and puppet actors to surreal effect for their newest play, Memory Rings and finally head to the Kalashnikovv Gallery in Johannesburg.
Noisey Specials
16:21

Born Free: Hip Hop in Johannesburg

a new generation of hip hop artists has emerged in South Africa and are reshaping the identity of South Africa's youth and expressing what it means to be born free.
i-D Presents
4:33

Tembisa, Johannesburg

For the first in our Worn In series, we travel to downtown Johannesburg, where for the Skhothane, life is all about looking good and making money.