Odendaal Esterhuyse, 30, is the founder of creative platformÂ Umuzi Experiences, which produces content while developing skills of disadvantaged youths by providing training and education in visual arts, curation, film and web development.
Umuzi offers aÂ free, one-year learnershipÂ that producesÂ high-calibre, entry-level digital and creative professionalsÂ in coding, design, copy, strategy and multimedia.
His career follows a narrative that originates in music, develops through photography into film and, most recently, art experiences and shared value creation.
He has used his art in advocating for equality and has used his passion to drive for a substantial change in the community.
Find out more about Umuzi here.
Nominated in category: Creativity