Phumzile Konile, who also goes by MaKhumalo and Hilda the Qing, describes herself as a fluid artist because she taps into different expressions of art she pleases.

She is currently an architecture student at the University of Cape Town Phumzile is also in the business of analogue photography and jewellery making. Some of her other skills include collaging and dance.

The talented creative immersed in creative environments from a very a young age.

“My gran, for example, had a passion for gardening, cooking and sewing garments, and I would assist her in these activities from time to time. I owe thanks to her as well as my parents and siblings for guiding me as I carve the way forward in this journey.”

 

Catch Phumzile and her unique works at this year’s Afrofest!!