Thabang Lehobye is a visual artist paints in acrylic, illustrator and the head of design at FCB Africa. He completed a three-year printmaking program in 2004 at the Artist Proof Studio (APS), a community-based printmaking centre in Newtown. Lehobye thereafter graduated with a Degree in Fine Arts from the University of Johannesburg and studied Creative Brand Communication at Vega, sponsored by William Kentridge. The same year he was awarded a Loerie Gold Craft for his short animated film Inside the box. He received a scholarship funded by Johnson and Johnson to attend The Bauen Youth Leader Camp in Wyoming USA - a youth camp that looks at how the arts can positively address social issues. Lehobye’s works explore Johannesburg inner city as a subject. He also experiments with various stop-motion animation techniques using acrylic and charcoal.