Jimmy Reynolds

He may originally be from Jozi, but we’re stoked that Jimmy Reynolds calls Durban home. He’s been involved in some of the coolest film projects in Durbs, from skate, surf and BMX vids for the best in the country, to music videos for the likes of Toya Delazy and Spoek Mathambo. We chatted to him about his BMX’ing roots, following up after one of the best SA music videos ever made and B-grade’s influence on his work. DIY: Hi... Read More

That’s Just Like, Your Opinion: Film Fetish

We hit up Working Class’s Film Fetish exhibition at The Upstairs and asked people what they thought about cult films, the work on display and DIFF.     It seems everybody has a different definition for what makes a cult film and most of them need to take a closer look at the DIFF programme. Here’s what five completely random people (promise) had to say.   ST(E)AK, 35, Social Observer   DIY: Which are your favourite... Read More

Tyrone Bradley

If you didn’t know, Tyrone Bradley used to shred it as a BMXer back in the day. Now he is committed to experimenting with dimensionality with his photos and catching those moments that have the “OH SHIT!” effect. Check it out     DIY: You had no formal training in photography when you made the jump from Art and Creative Direction at [R]evolution to pursue it full time. What were you hoping to achieve when you first started... Read More

Locals Only

Working Class and Volcom teamed up to produce Locals Only, an art exhibit showcasing talents from the 011, 021 and 031. Luke Smith reviews the opening night of the Durban exhibit. There was something about an exhibition called “Locals Only”  put on by Working Class that just tugged at my Bluff origins. It conjured up youthful memories of  the storm pipe at Garvies, the tanned and sun bleached surfers at Ansteys (who both frightened... Read More

Working Class

Working Class have teamed up with Volcom Stone to bring you the “Locals Only” exhibition going down next week at The Upstairs. It is gonna be super dope, best you get there early with your art money ready.   Working Class is an endeavor of Tyrone Bradley, Skullboy and Christian Mugnai. It was founded by Tyrone and Skullboy at the end of 2010 with the aim of encouraging and promoting the local art and counter culture scene within... Read More