We find up-and-coming & established artists from around the world of various mediums; visual art, music, fashion – who produce socially conscious work aligned with our values, and offer funding and support to them in order to produce and distribute select works globally.
Our artists create works that mean something. They draw attention to;
- Abuse of power
- Effects of poverty
- And other powerful subjects, both mainstream and taboo.
NEXT | Late 2019: Uno July's 'We Need To Talk About Uno'
- Name: Uno July
- Residence: Cape Town, South Africa
- Art Form: Music / Hip-hop
- Active: Since 2003
- Age: 35
Uno July is an independent artist hailing from Cape Town’s most notorious township, Gugulethu. Uno is one of Cape Town’s hottest local acts, performing monthly around South Africa, and he’s supported himself with his music since 2005.
Various Roots has followed Uno since 2015, repeatedly enamored by his electrifying live performances. Various Roots is working with Uno to develop an EP, slated for late 2019.