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Visual Arts


Director of school
Mr David  Jones
Mr David Jones
Position: Director: School of Music, Art & Design
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3494 / 3256
Email: David.Jones@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art
Expertise: Fine Arts, Art project management, Bronze casting, Ceramic shell and investment casting, Sculpture restoration
Responsibilities: Teach,engage,manage,research
My site: www.nmmu.ac.za/davidjones

Head of Visual Arts Department
Vulindlelan
Professor Vulindlela Nyoni
Position: Associate Professor
Department: Art & Design
Room: Room 101
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 504 1059
Fax: 041 504 9256
Email: vulindlelan@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MAFA
Expertise: Printmaking
Responsibilities: Printmaking Lecturer

Bachelor of Visual Arts staff
Raquel Adriaan
Miss Raquel Adriaan
Position: Lecturer
Department: Applied Design
Room: 003
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3716
Fax: 27 41 504 3916
Email: raquel.adriaan@mandela.ac.za
Expertise: Fashion Design

Pbinsbergen
Dr Pieter Binsbergen
Position: Head of Department: Fine Arts
Department: Painting
Room: Painting Studio, K Block, North Campus
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 5043647
Fax: 041 5043647
Email: pieter.binsbergen@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MA (Visual Art) PhD Humanities
Expertise: Painting, Multimodality
Responsibilities: Senior Lecturer

Nii Commey Botchway
Mr Nii Commey Botchway
Position: Lecturer - Art & Design Introductory Studies
Department: Art and Design: Introductory Studies
Room: K 17
Location: North Campus
Phone: 5043951
Email: nii.botchway@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B. Tech Graphic Design
Expertise: Visual communication design, design process faccilitation and project faccilitation
Responsibilities: Responsible for graphic design on the Introductory Studies level. Setting of briefs marking. Researching of trends and directions in the field from an historical to current contextual applications.

Mr Bruce S Cadle
Mr Bruce Cadle
Position: Principal Lecturer & Programme Co-ordinator Postgraduate Studies
Department: Art & Design
Room: K09/BS_104
Location: Bird Street Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3254
Email: bruce.cadle@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Tech Graphic Design
Expertise: Postgraduate Visual Arts lectures & supervision; Visual Studies, Communication Design

Rachel Collett
Ms Rachel Collett
Position: Lecturer in Studio Arts
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: K06
Location: North Campus
Phone: 0415043253
Email: rcollett@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MAVA
Expertise: Art Theory; Drawing; Painting
Responsibilities: Visual Studies 2 and 3

Grace Mary Alice Duker
Professor Mary Duker
Position: Professor: Department of Visual Arts
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: 105 Bird Street Art Gallery Building
Location: Bird Street Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3406
Email: Mary.Duker@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Tech (FA)
Expertise: Visual Studies, Drawing
Responsibilities: Teaching and supervision

Inge  Economou
Inge Economou
Position: Programme coordinator: Graphic Design & Lecturer: Visual Arts
Department: Graphic Design
Room: K46
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3065
Fax: 27 41 504 3529
Email: inge@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Tech (Graphic Design)
Expertise: Visual Communication theory & practice
Responsibilities: Programme Coordinator: Graphic Design

Mr Tyrone  James
Mr Tyrone James
Position: Lecturer: Applied Design (Fashion Design)
Department: Fashion Design
Room: F 010
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043717
Fax: 27 41 5049717
Email: tyrone.james@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NHDip. Clothing
Expertise: Creative Design, Fashion Illustration, Pattern Construction, Garment Construction - Formal & Eveningwear

Ms Jean  Luyt
Ms Jean Luyt
Position: Lecturer: Applied Design (Textiles)
Department: Textile Design
Room: F002
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043719
Fax: 27 41 5049719
Email: jean.luyt@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NHDip. Textile Design
Expertise: Textile design, Textile printing, CAD

Ms Margot Muir
Ms Margot Muir
Position: Lecturer: Visual Studies
Department: Graphic Design
Room: 112
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 9931
Email: margot.muir@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Mtech (Graphic design)
Expertise: Publications, Social design, Slow design
Responsibilities: Lecturer in Graphic Design, Visual Studies
My site: https://www.academia.edu/

Glenn Meyer
Mr Glenn Meyer
Position: Senior Lecturer / Course Coordinator For Photography Programme
Department: Art & Design
Room: North Campus, K block, building 208, Room K12
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043141
Email: Glenn.Meyer@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Masters Degree In Media (Portsmouth UK), B Tech Photography
Expertise: Photography, Visual Communications, Social Media and Marketing, Video Production.
Responsibilities: Photography, Visual Studies, Photography Visualisation Techniques, Interdisciplinary Studies, B Tech and Masters in Photography Promoter
My site: https://www.linkedin.com/in/glenn-meyer-16094013/

Dr Heidi Saayman Hattingh
Dr Heidi Saayman Hattingh
Position: Senior Lecturer
Department: Photography
Room: K Block Room 12
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3434
Fax: 27 41 504 3529
Email: Heidi.S@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: D-Tech in Photography, VUT
Expertise: South African Visual Culture, Social Documentary Photography
Responsibilities: Photo Visualisation Techniques, Studio Photography, Visual Studies, Research Supervisor Honours and Masters
My site: http://nmmu.academia.edu/HeidiSaaymanHattingh

Mr Michael Swanepoel
Mr Mike Swanepoel
Position: Coordinator: Interdisciplinary Studies & Lecturer: Graphic Design
Department: Applied Design
Room: K08
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043317
Fax: 27 41 5043529
Email: mike@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Graphic Design, M Tech Entrepreneurship
Expertise: Graphic Design, Internet Design, Brand strategy

Roxane van Wyk
Mrs Roxane van Wyk
Position: Laboratory Technician
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: K Block Room 12
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3379
Fax: 27 41 504 9379
Email: roxane.vanwyk@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Photography
Expertise: Digital Photography, Adobe PhotoshopTraining, Photography Studio Management, Apple Macintosh Computer Systems

Mrs Andrieta Wentzel
Mrs Andrieta Wentzel
Position: Head of Department: Introductory Studies
Department: Art and Design: Introductory Studies
Location: North Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3539
Email: andrieta.wentzel@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art
Expertise: Painting, Drawing, Sculpture

Mrs Bianca Whitehead
Mrs Bianca Whitehead
Position: Lecturer: Ceramic Design
Department: Ceramic Design
Room: 019
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3856
Fax: 27 41 504 9856
Email: bianca.whitehead@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Ceramic Design, N Dip Textile Design
Expertise: Ceramic practice and technology
Responsibilities: Ceramic department manager and lecturer

Bachelor of Visual Arts Admin staff
Ms Hermolene Adams
Ms Hermolene Adams
Position: Secretary: Visual Arts Department: BVA First Year
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: 02
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3256
Fax: 27 41 5049256
Email: hermolene.stenekamp@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Matric
Expertise: Managaing the Office
Responsibilities: Secretary to the Director, Two Heads and staff members

Ms Nomsa Xubane
Ms Nomsa Xubane
Position: Admin Assistant To departmental HOD
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: 05
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 504 3247
Fax: 0415041432
Email: nomsa.xubane@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Honours in Corporate Communication
Expertise: Admin, Communication, Events, ITS, Telephone and Organisational
Responsibilities: Administrative Assistant

Faculty Officers
Ms Nadeema Azem
Ms Nadeema Azem
Position: Faculty Administrator - Faculty of Arts
Department: Faculty of Arts
Location: South Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 2802
Fax: 27 41 504 9319
Email: nadeema.azem@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NDip Office Management & Technology, NDip Human Resource Management, BTech Management(NMMU)

Ms Drucilla Nzioki
Ms Drucilla Nzioki
Position: Manager: Faculty Administration
Department: Academic Administration
Location: South Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3252
Fax: 27 41 504 1057
Email: Drucilla.Nzioki@mandela.ac.za

Faculty of Arts Librarian
juneth
Mrs Juneth Esau
Position: Faculty Librarian - Arts
Department: Faculty Librarian - Arts
Location: South Campus
Phone: 0415043732
Email: Juneth.Esau@mandela.ac.za
Responsibilities: Training, Information Services, Collection Development