Welcome to Conscious Colab, our online home and happy space. May your journey with us be the start of many beautiful encounters through our people, projects and places.

WHAT WE DO

CURATE

CURATE

We have identified the necessity to nurture and develop our raw South African design talent so that unique products can manifest.

CREATE

CREATE

We value the narrative underpinning each creation. “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.”
– Aristotle

COLLABORATE

COLLABORATE

We support different yet complimentary skill sets of emerging creatives through transdisciplinary collaborations.

MEET THE FAMILY

With Antony’s passion for giving back and love for nature, Conscious Colab promises to be a fulfilling venture. Antony is an entrepreneur and environmentalist, and has been a board member of the EWT for the last 12 years. Antony also serves on various committees and comes with 27 years experience in business, which includes export and logistics to the builders hardware, lodge, tourism and manufacturing industries in sub-Saharan Africa.
ANTONY WANNELL

ANTONY WANNELL

A designer by nature, with a deep love for Flamenco dance as an art form; Jacqui is both talented and sensitive to the design process. Jacqui is people centered and passionate about using design as a vehicle to uplift people and create sustainability within the community by encouraging people to engage meaningfully with design. For 11 years, Jacqui has specialised in procurement, interiors and project management, both within southern Africa and the East.
JACQUI SHAPIRO

JACQUI SHAPIRO

Sandi has been an integral part of Conscious Colab from the onset, and at the heart Sandi shares the ethos and drive for developing and supporting local talent in Africa. Sandi is a sought-after Social Scientist who has conducted research and lectured at the University of Cape Town. Sandi works for Government as an advisor to Ministers in various portfolios of government departments, and is also a member of Child Line Gauteng for several years to date.
Sandi Mbatsha

Sandi Mbatsha

Roxanne joins our team as digital content editor and conscious communicator. Roxanne has spent 10 years working in various areas of communications. Her most notable digital experience includes 3 years in Edinburgh, Scotland working across website content editing and e-commerce within the Tesco Group. Roxanne is also passionate about empowering young women and currently runs an outreach project called Swan Shine in Johannesburg and Edinburgh.
ROXANNE MANUEL

ROXANNE MANUEL

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