Meet the M&G 200 Young South Africans for 2016

Mail & Guardian | Sipho Hlongwane:

The country’s best and brightest under 35 has been unveiled at a gala event on June 23 2016. They’ll be featured in this Friday’s edition of the M&G. Now into its second decade, the 11th edition of the Mail & Guardian’s Young South Africans continues to show the wellspring of talent that this country has to offer. In every issue, we’ve tried to find exceptional and interesting young people from every corner of South Africa, and 2016 is no exception. The country offers examples of excellence and trailblazing creativity not only in the arts and in the media, but also in business, science, technology and research. You’ll see individuals in almost every arena who are striving to improve the lives of others, and especially those of the next generation… Read more

Meet the 22 artists chosen to represent Mail and Guardian’s Arts and Culture category here 

Image: Two of the 22 artists chosen to represent Mail and Guardian’s Arts and Culture category: Gareth Pearson & Michael Tymbios