Becoming an Icon
Andile Dyalvane has over 15 years’ experience within the ceramic design industry, becoming an acclaimed and celebrated young entrepreneur and creative based in Cape Town. Co-founder of Imiso Ceramics and trademarked as an artist in his own right, he has, for 10 years successfully headed his gallery and studio at The Old Biscuit Mill. Exhibiting on national and international design platforms, he continues to produce work that celebrates his calling. Predominantly working with clay and leather, he reflects his African, Xhosa heritage, culture and urban environments.
Andile is the 2014 winner of the Southern Guild Design Foundation Icon Award. His June solo show at New York’s Friedman Benda gallery is a career highlight.