Africa Is Now and designer Onesimo have teamed up to create a lookbook for his latest showcasing ONEIAM. The we are creative team was thrilled to be a part of this culmination of creativity reflecting an authentic, intentional illustration of what it means to be at peace within your realm in society.
oneiam - Africa Is Now and designer Onisimo Bam have teamed up to create a lookbook for his latest showcasing ONEIAM. The WE ARE CREATIVE team was thrilled to be a part of this culmination of creativity reflecting an authentic, intentional illustration of what it means to be at peace within your realm in society.
Onesimo Bam is the founder & designer of One I Am. Through this brand, he explores the limitless wonders of Menswear. The kimono is central to OneIAm collections and an expression of Onesimo’s enduring fascination with Japan. The former Surface Design student Onesimo has accomplished quite a bit for a designer that started his label in 2016.In the few years Onesimo has already 3 collections under his belt.
Onesimo is fascinated by the Japanese Culture and has worked with many collaborators to bring out the full potential of his creations. To name a few : Unknown Union, Michelle Oberholzer, Noncendo Gxekwa, Ronald Muchatuta, Cheryl Traub Adler, Tandekile Mkize, Mark Rautenbach, Bu Kihang & his beloved mentor Kassie Naidoo.
AFRICA IS NOW Credits
Produced by we are_
Director – Dillon Buirksi (we are_)
DOP – Nicol Dippenaar (we are_)
1st AC – Daniel Snyders
Lighting – Casper Erasmus
Editor – Luka Scott (we are_)
Colorist – Kyle Stroebel (Refinery CPT)
Sound Design – Ross MacDonald (Hey Papa Legend)
Poet & VO – Ian S Thomas
Designer – Onesimo Bam
Photographer – Nadia Van Scotti
Fashion Editor – Chrisna de Bruyn (Africa Is Now)
Make Up – Alet Viljoen
Producer – Calvin Shushu (we are_)