Hello! We’re A Creative Agency in Durban, South Africa With A Passion For Creating New Ideas

45+ years

Our combined experience

A tribe is a small but powerful group of people. … A tribe is small enough to feel personal but large enough to make a difference. A tribe is not usually created out of thin air. More often than not, tribes are found. They are existing groups of people formed around very specific interests and passions. A tribe harbors an environment for generating new ideas for work and life whilst also fostering a sense of community which is vital for a healthy productive life. These groups can provide a sense of purpose, a reason to interact with others and even provide health and well-being benefits. All major movements begin with tribes, with a group of people who care enough to do something.

Discover our work.

We help to create, build and make each brand unique and recognizable

Photo composite

Compositions and mockups, Graphic design, Portfolio


Graphic design, Portfolio, Web Development

The Bateleurs

Graphic design, Videography, Web Development

Heather Reen, life coach

Brand Identity, Web Development

Photo composite

Compositions and mockups, Graphic design, Portfolio


  • Strategy & Brand Positioning
  • Tone of Voice
  • Marketing Playbook

Brand Management

  • Naming & Visual Style Guides
  • Brand Bible
  • Brand applications

Creative Services

  • Design & Art Direction
  • Film, photography & Copywriting
  • Campaigns & Marketing Collateral

Technology & Others

  • Website development
  • Search engine optimisation

The Armidillo.

A custom illustration for client mascot

Here’s what some clients think of our work…

Heather Reen

Life Coach

When I started working with Kirsty Fonzari from The Buro, I had an idea about what I wanted to do, and no idea of how to make it happen! Kirsty asked some probing questions and really got me to discover my “why”. Her team is fantastic and made me feel comfortable and at ease. I would highly recommend The Buro if you are looking for an agency that really walks the talk and makes things happen!

I begin with an idea and then it becomes something else – Pablo Picasso

Meet your creatives

Kirsty Fonzari

The best way to describe me is that I’m like the Energiser bunny.  Whether it’s at work or on a trail run – I’m always on the go. I love creative nuances and collaborative thinking and strategic rule breaking has always been my super power.

Donovan Pelser

Here’s the deal, I’m the best there is – plain and simple. I wake up in the morning and I piss excellence.

XO Mdima

I’m that guy who thinks he can do everything….let me rephrase that, I can do a lot of stuff and love learning more. I am already good at so much (not to brag)!
Seriously though, I consider myself a dot in the world of artists. I happen to know how to design, illustrate, video edit, create music and many more.

Shaun Janke

A new study found that people who take their coffee black are more likely to exhibit psychopathic traits.

And people who order quad shot, non-fat, vanilla soy, extra foam, light whip with caramel drizzle are more likely to be their victims

Sakhile Gumede

Due to my current workload … the light at the end of the tunnel has been switched off!

Public information related to the National effort to combat the spread of Covid-19