Riaan is a Graphic Designer who found his niche in the Publishing industry, working as Editorial Designer with publishers in RSA, UK and the US, doing mostly Book Cover Design.

Riaan is currently working on covers for Sunbury Press and two authors from SA and Italy while juggling changes on covers for Boydell & Brewer, HSRC, and Penguin.

As Visual Artist, Riaan worked on his body of art titled Visibility for the last two years, which deals with his perceived conflict between individuation and culture.