Cerebral: A look into Joburg's underground night life

Images by Bambatha Jones

Cerebral is a multi-cultural event hosted by Chaf Kozy that aims to promote youth involvement in art, fashion and music. Hosting a diverse crowd of Johannesburg’s youths Cerebral has managed to solidify themselves as a tastemaker to a diverse group of young street culture devotees. The gathering uses underground music, art and fashion to forge their own sense of culture and belonging, creating a platform for self-expression. See what happens at one of the city’s most progressive underground parties as documented by Bambatha Jones.

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