Riaan is a Graphic Designer and Visual Artist. Passionate about ideas, Riaan found a niche for himself in the publishing industry, working as an independent freelance creative with publishers in South Africa and the United Kingdom.

Riaan is currently working on a book cover design for a title by Real African Publishers. He just completed a cover for a fiction title by Penguin Random House while doing edits on his UK client’s cover and HSRC’s ‘book of the year’: The Informal Sector.

As Visual Artist, Riaan works on a personal project and body of art titled Visibility, which deals with his perceived conflict between individuation and culture. The body of art includes sketches, lithographs and etches.