Face to Face with Success

Andile Dyalvane, ceramic artist

Andile Dyalvane was always artistic... and studying ceramics was a calling for him. But he soon realised there was no money in artistry, without some kind of brand behind it. So, he and his college friend decided to start Imiso ceramics. They draw from their Xhosa roots to craft ceramics that are contemporary, beautiful and sought after. Their brand has grown steadily, and is now sold in international markets too. On the brink of global acclaim, with a solo exhibition planned at a leading New York gallery, Andile discusses his journey to success.

Click below to hear Andile in conversation with Charlotte Kilbane...


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