September 2019

[vc_video link='https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lAkzhP_Vdo']   The first issue of ISPILI Magazine carries an ancient energy that meditates on what and how we can understand the present by exploring the idea, feeling, and concept of SPACE. it interrogates what memory is and how it is packaged in colonial settler cities,...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/99aHK4jhtpQ']   INGUQU Web Documentary Series is a unique cinematic exploration of Eastern Cape visual artists’ universes, their experiences and reflections on the shifting personal, social, historic, and cosmic consciousness. For this first episode, we feature Graaff Reinet born visual storyteller and illustrator Jayson Mars. who collaborated...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/Jz2qmNjSmYI']   INGUQU Web Documentary Series is a unique cinematic exploration of five Eastern Cape visual artists’ universes and their experiences and reflections on the shifting personal, social, historic, and cosmic consciousness. For this second episode, we feature Dimbaza, King William's Town, born visual storyteller Tolo LikaKheswa...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/CCe_tqDT7_Q']   INGUQU Web Documentary Series is a unique cinematic exploration of Eastern Cape visual artists’ universes, their experiences and reflections on the shifting personal, social, historic, and cosmic consciousness. For this third episode, we feature East London born visual storyteller and illustrator Anda Mncayi who collaborated...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/stgHVKTIlNs']   INGUQU Web Documentary Series is a unique cinematic exploration of Eastern Cape visual artists’ universes, their experiences and reflections on the shifting personal, social, historic, and cosmic consciousness. For this final episode, we feature King William's Town born visual storyteller, sculptor and illustrator Siyabonga Ngaki....

ISPILI Magazine is an independent annual publication that explores multiple dimensionalities of culture, creative and critical thinking, as well as various modalities of expression, knowing and sensing. We publish anything that can be put on a page: photography, illustrations (hand or digital), paintings, collages, poetry,...

[vc_video link='https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkFG9I6-7oQ']     This episode reflects on the significance of gathering and amplifying our collective vibration so we may access healing frequencies and potentialities by empowering each other through our uniqueness. We are grateful to have had Vuyi Qubeka + Diop Mawu, Vusumzi kaNkoma, the founder of...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/IoWnmxw7KSY']   This third episode of ISPILI Magazine Activation explores the importance of allowing space for energy or emotions that have not been addressed to dissolve through creative manifestation. We witness and experience the amount of energy + healing power we can harness + access when...

[embed]https://www.mixcloud.com/ISPILINetwork/ispili-podcasts-ep01-w-jayson-mars/[/embed]   For the first episode of ISPILI Magazine, we chat with visual communicator and illustrator from Graaff-Reinet, Jayson Mars about his work, the role and affect of technology in our daily lives, his influences - Dumile Feni, as well as healing through expression. Watch a featured episode...

[embed]https://www.mixcloud.com/ISPILINetwork/ispili-podcasts-ep02-w-keng-arty/[/embed]   For the second episode of ISPILI Podcasts, we chat with visual communicator and illustrator from King William's Town, Tolo LikaKheswa about his work, the properties and possibilities of paint and ink, light and darkness, as well the importance of memory and archiving. Watch a featured episode...