As Graphic Designer Riaan works primarily with publishers in RSA, the UK and the US, doing book cover design, and also takes on visual identity design.

Riaan is currently working on two covers for Sunbury Press, a website for Real African Publishers, as well as 55 photobooks for Black Mountain Mining.

As Visual Artist, Riaan worked on his body of art titled ‘Visibility’ which deals with his perceived conflict between individuation and culture. He is exhibiting in July 2019.