Phinda

Siyanda Mbele

free standing hand painted furniture

The furniture draws inspiration from South Africa with a specific client in mind, each item of furniture is inspired by African cultures mainly Ndebele culture, creating a bold colourful and modern aesthetic. SIYANDA is from Umlazi, Kwazulu-Natal, and graduated from the Art and design foundation programme in 2009 and further completed his Bachelor’s degree in Interior design from the Durban institute of technology.

The Nandini tables are a modern take on traditional Ndebele patterns and architecture. The Ndebele influence, informed the form and function of the tables. Manufactured from MDF ensures an effortless lift when stacking and gives a smooth finish.