Born in 1983 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa.
Daniel is a multi disciplinary artist specializing in interactive art, puppetry ,art and architecture in public spaces, stage design , installation art, Interior design and theatre .
Daniel has a growing interest in collaborating with technology gurus innovating in merging sculpture with electronic music, LED and projection Mapping.
Through Daniels creative endeavors he has gained a vast knowledge of materials and process creating high impact ideas for site specific events and spaces. He offers a unique service to brands and clients with an interest in innovative marketing and statement making. Many of his projects cross over with art,sculpture and brand activation.
Daniel founded a brand activation company “Pop Productions” in 2010 when creating 14 giant puppets for MTN in the Fifa world cup.
Pop Productions are known to bring the “WOW Factor” specializing in creative concept design, creative strategies in innovative advertising and brand activation, decor planning and fabrication,Stage concept/design and stage fabrication, interior design and spacial planning, Lighting solutions and sculpture, both temporary and permanent.
Featured clients include:
Siemens, “Boabab tree at COP 17 (2010)”, “Nelson Mandela Tree of Wisdom (2014)” , Baby Soft (Ogilvy and Geometry Global), Boom Festival Portugal (2012),(2014), Rainbow Serpent festival Australia (2014), Future Music Festival Australia (2014), Resident Advisor “Robots”, Rocking the Daisies Festival, G-star Raw, Era Nightclub Cape Town-interior design+concept development (2014)” Young illustrators awards ceremony (2010), WVW at the African Cup of Nations Opening ceremony (2013), Maker Faire Africa( 2014)
Daniel is most acclaimed for his passionate contributions to the Afrikaburn festival in the Tankwa Karoo.