Yay Abe is a Cape Town-based illustration company which creates fun, playful African art pieces. The Uncultured Cub Manthe Ribane Collab 2 is a collaboration piece between well-known art project The Uncultured Project and Yay Abe, and showcases the creative energy of both parties. This piece is made up of Russell Abraham’s (the creator of Yay Abe) signature geometric patterns and bright colours. These patterns enhance the photograph rather than distract from the model. His aim with this piece is to create work that is authentic and engaging.