Seza Zitha
Johannesburg, South Africa

Seza Zitha was born and raised in Katlehong. From a young age, Zitha had a strong desire to study graphic design, but due to financial constraints, he was unable to pursue his passion. Instead, he enrolled in a construction/engineering program but eventually dropped out to find a job.

While working, Zitha's artistic aspirations remained alive, and he discovered an opportunity to explore his creativity through a friend who was studying part-time at the renowned Artist Proof Studio (APS). Intrigued by this artistic environment, Zitha decided to immerse himself in the world of art. He took part in the prestigious Strauss & Co 'Irma Stern' competition, where his talent was recognized, earning him the 5th prize.

Zitha worked as a Gallery Assistant at Artist Proof Studio, an institution that has become a pivotal space for his artistic growth and expression. Through his journey, Zitha has overcome various challenges, demonstrating his resilience and dedication to his craft.