African Robots is a project initiated by Ralph Borland to intervene in street ‘wire art’ production in Southern Africa. It brings DIY electronics knowhow and cheap components to produce interactive and kinetic forms of work with African automatons such as birds, animals and insects. Have a look at some of his charming robots:
FUN FACT: African Robots were the creators of this year’s Business & Arts South Africa (BASA) Awards trophies, our trophy is sitting in our common area and we loved it so much it became our November 2019 cover art! Read more about the 2019 BASA Awards and keep an eye out for a copy of our November 2019 issue!
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