Russel Hlongwane

Russel Hlongwane

Cultural Producer

  • Colonial legacy, Decolonization, Reappraisal of the colonial past

  • Durban (South Africa)

Russel Hlongwane, born 1987, is a South African cultural producer and creative industries consultant. His artistic work operates at the intersection of heritage and modernity as well as culture and tradition. He engages with these themes through the fields of design, visual cultures, urbanity, technology, writing and more recently through film. Russel Hlongwane is a member of a few working groups on the African continent and beyond.

Russel Hlongwane at the Latitude Festival:

Alternative Possibilities Towards Self-reliance

Contributions by Russel Hlongwane