Ntokozo Fuzunina Kunene is a South African costume and production designer based in New York City. She recently completed an MFA in Design for Stage and Film at NYU Tisch School of the Arts (2016), and holds a Fashion Design qualification from Istituto Marangoni in London. Her experiences living in New York City and London, combined with her South African cultural heritage have afforded her with a unique design sensibility, and the ability to adapt to, and be flexible in, any working environment and culture. She also acquired a unique blend of a passion for creating combined with a pragmatic approach to design, as a result of her undergraduate Bachelor of Commerce Degree (majoring in Economics, Business Finance and Law) from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg (South Africa).
Ntokozo believes in the power of the imagination, and believes that films and theatre are the representation of the collaborative power of the imaginations of the crew involved. Subsequently she enjoys collaborating with artists of diverse backgrounds to create new and unique stories and perspectives.