Working on the speculation that the meteorite impact south of Johannesburg two billion years ago, today known as the Vredefort dome, was the reason for the gold reef on which Johannesburg was built, the hotel room instillation Vision – Main Street Life abstractly summarizes the artist’s reflection and the developer’s vision in understanding the historic and contemporary relevance toward a pursuit for the future.
Maboneng, meaning ‘Place of Light’, is a fully integrated urban neighbourhood on the east side of Johannesburg CBD. Both a mixed-use development and urban community, Maboneng is home to several independent retail, restaurants and entertainment venues as well as loft apartments, offices, film and sound studios, a hotel, a museum and creative factory spaces. As such, the Maboneng Precinct offers a range of well-designed and affordable spaces within an urban landscape in Johannesburg. With all its offerings, Maboneng has proved to be a popular destination for both local and international tourists.