Market Day- Jessica

Market day interviews:

Green Market

Samuel

Samuel

1. What is the name of the store/

proprietor?

– Samuel E Makanga

a) Where else do they sell goods?

– Green Point Market on Sundays

b) Where are they from?

– Tanzania. He came in 2010 during the World Cup to do art, but misses home

photo 1

Samuel’s artwork

2. What types of goods do they sell?
a) Where are the goods from?– Art

– He has painted his own art since the age of 9

3. How much is rent for a month?

– R400 per month.

photo 4Pan African Market

1. What is the name of the store/proprietor?

– Samson

a) Where else do they sell goods?

– Green Market

b) Where are they from?

– From Kenya, but born in Tanzania. He was a teacher in Kenya for 10 years. He has been in South Africa for 12 years.

Samson

Samson

2. What types of goods do they sell?

– Many goods. Masks, candle holders, shirts, art, etc.

a) Where are the goods from?

– Everywhere in Africa, doesn’t make anything himself.

3) How much is rent for a month?

R2300 per month

Red Shed

1. What is the name of the store/proprietor?

– Kilford, 26

a) Where else do they sell goods?

– Has sold in galleries. He applied for a space in the Red Shed where he showed the owners his samples and they accepted him.

b) Where are they from?

– From Zimbabwe. Moved to South Africa in 2008.

2. What types of goods do they sell?

– His own art. Started painting in 2005.

a) Where are the goods from?

– He paints his own artwork

b) Why do they sell here?

– He sells in South Africa because most people in Zimbabwe cannot afford his paintings.

3) How much is rent for a month?

R12,000 per month

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