The Bag Factory has a small and dedicated staff who work tirelessly to provide a unique, creative and well run environment from which artists can free to focus on their process.

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Director: Starting her career in Sound Engineering and later, when she moved to London,  Thuli Mlambo-James completed a degree in the Media Arts at London’s Southbank University. Thuli has over 10 years experience in project management experience which includes the work she has done in film and events.

Most recently she turned her talents to the arts. She has marketed and curated exhibitions, including a group exhibition entitled “The Beauty of Disorder, African City in Motion”, working with different groups of emerging and established artists in the country.


Marketing & Project Assistant: Linda Malefo joined the Bag Factory in January 2016 as a Marketing and Project Assistant. He studied at the Ga-Rankua Hotel  School and he is currently furthering his studies in a BBA in Marketing Management  at The IMM Graduate School.

He Firmly believes in the philosophy lead by Dr David Koloane that “Black African Entrepreneurs will need to play a major role in the complexities of the Art market in order to release Black Practitioners from the cap in hand”.