“STUDIO” is a lifestyle venue that caters to artists, entrepreneurs and professionals that enjoy the finer things in life – they appreciate good food, music, art, design and they especially value human connection.
The brand believes that exclusivity is attractive, where success can be determined by who you know and not by what you know.
Especially because the real world is only about boardrooms and offices whereas “STUDIO” is in the business of people who desire to lead their best lives.
As a perfect alignment to the above ethos, the home of “STUDIO” is located within the luxurious Rockefeller Hotel in the upbeat Mother City.
“Studio” has created a multifunctional space where one can step into a world of avant-garde elegance and immerse themselves in a space rich in art and design.
A space designed to thrill all your senses, consisting of the finest collective of talent that embodies the value of the brand.
The luxurious interior has been designed and decorated by Tristan du Plessis who is an international award-winning interior architect with global acclaim who has had work published in books and magazines across several countries.
A touch of African renaissance with pieces of art that can be seen, created by the artistic Fhatuwani Mukheli whom is the co-founder and director of “I See a Different You” – A collective of Soweto-born creatives using production and content creation to positively transform black representation in South Africa.
When arriving at “STUDIO” be prepared to immerse yourself in good taste. A taste of delectable fine-dining in an exquisite setting can be enjoyed while taking a pause to savour the moment.
An unmatched experience that gives you exclusive access to music curated by renowned South African musician Zakes Bantwini who is a partner and curator at “STUDIO bar”.
We ought to agree that the “STUDIO” business acquisition embodies two of many things that he cares deeply about: lifestyle and music.
Zakes has been all over the world performing at some of the world’s biggest shows, while also working on his next (and last) studio album titled ABANTU, which is also the title of Zakes’ upcoming live concert. The concert will feature various acts with a mix between local, African and international acts but will focus largely on dance music (Afro Tech and Ama Piano).