THE MAKING OF THE REBELS

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So THE REBELS 2016 is all over – corks have been popped, dancefloors destroyed and contemporary’s most rebellious have winged their way back to their homes all over the globe, trophies snugly in tow (congrats again to this year’s winners!).

If you were at THE¬†REBELS & Closing Party, you’ll have seen the bespoke awards created for each category by talented illustrator Mia Mandela. This is the second year that Mia has transformed our trophies into customised pieces of art reflective of the category they represent – and this time Mia has given us an insight into her thought process and craft.

What does it take to (literally) make a REBEL? Over to Mia…

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Mia in her studio
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The process begins…

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GREATEST GUEST EXPERIENCE

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BEST INTERACTION WITH NEIGHBOURHOOD
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SEXIEST DESIGN
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GREATEST INNOVATION/DISRUPTION
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MOST ORIGINAL CAMPAIGN
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MOST CREATIVE COLLABORATION
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The finished products!
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Ready to be presented at Delano South Beach

[Photos: Mia Mandela, LE Miami]

Tim Snell

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