Arts Festival Mentors play a pivotal role in shaping the futures of emerging artists.

Their experience, insights, and connections not only guide the mentees in honing their skills but also in navigating the complexities of the art world. Through their guidance, the next generation of artists gains the confidence, knowledge, and opportunities to shine brightly in their respective fields.


Omphile Rapoo

Film Director

Refentse Mokale

Jewellery Designer and Visual Artist

Poppi Sibiya

Assistant Creative Director

Mpho Mashego

Assistant Visual Artist

Marcia Modise

Creative Director

hurry up! The 2023 Arts Festival is more than just a showcase

Young artists will be given the opportunity to attend workshops, masterclasses, and mentorship sessions with established names in the industry.