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The Legacy Lives On

The Legacy Lives On

Nelson Mchunu is a sculptor who lives in Sweetwaters in the KZN midlands, South Africa. He was mentored by the renowned wildlife artist and sculptor, Allen Hallett, and now showcases his works at the Platform Gallery in nearby Lions River. Nelson, who creates bronze...
The Value of True Art

The Value of True Art

Allen Hallett is a renowned wildlife artist who has dedicated his life to creating captivating sculptures that bring the beauty of nature to life. He is one of the few artists who has been able to master the art of bronze casting, a technique that allows him to...
The Day I Met Rambo & Rachel

The Day I Met Rambo & Rachel

The day I met Rambo & Rachel will stay etched in my memory forever. It was a day unlike any other, a beautiful sunny day in Zululand. But this one was different… I had planned a short trip up to Zululand for various reasons; one of them was to collect wood. Not...
Memory like an Elephant

Memory like an Elephant

Looking back on my childhood days, I recall my early day adventures in Africa. While I do not have a memory like an Elephant, some moments are imprinted in the mind forever! The story goes that my family arrived in the small town of Kitale, Western Kenya, in 1950. It...
Tank of Inspiration

Tank of Inspiration

Art is not only something you look at, but it should also be something you feel. For me to produce a piece of art that enthralls and engages you, I need to draw on inspiration. While an artist possesses the talent and the creative genius, there needs to be the element...