Motherhaus | New York • Cape Town

Motherhaus is a strategically-focused, independent creative practice with a passion for elegant and harmonious brand communications.

Our international team of experts provides insightful solutions to your business challenges as we find your unique essence and express it with artful clarity.

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Based in New York with a studio in Cape Town, we assist clients around the world with comprehensive brand launches, brand realignment, and short-term tactical improvements.

We work across all business categories, from startups and fashion retail to major healthcare and financial brands, and our dream clients are purpose-centered social enterprises committed to building a more conscious world.


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Awaken consciousness
through creative collaboration


Build brands with magic and meaning

Kevin Side Bekoh

Kevin King

Principal & Creative Director

Kevin is Principal and Creative Director of Motherhaus, which he opened in New York over 20 years ago. He has extensive experience in comprehensive brand communications, including brand identity, brand guidelines, websites, digital marketing, print, packaging, sales materials, video, launch campaigns, and events. Clients range from startups and fashion retail to major healthcare and financial brands.

In 2018, he had an opportunity to work on a creative project close to his heart in Cape Town and has since opened a new Motherhaus in the Mother City. The Cape Town studio is in Sea Point and caters to South African clients, while New York continues to serve the US and Europe.

Kevin began his career in store design, launching the first in-store shop program in America with Marithé & François Girbaud, and then designing and developing the complete customer experience for the A|X Armani Exchange store concept with Giorgio Armani. Kevin has also served as creative director with two major advertising agencies—Lowe & Partners and J. Walter Thompson—developing online and offline communications for major brands such as American Express, Bank of America, Ernst & Young, HSBC, Mondelēz, and PwC. He has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Northwestern University.



Kevin Side Bekoh


Cape Town

Principal & Creative Director

Experience JWT


New York

Creative Director

Experience Lowe Blue

Lowe Interactive

New York

Sr. VP, Creative Director

Lana And Kevin


New York

Founding Partner

with Svetlana Raynes

Experience Armani

A|X Armani Exchange

New York

Store Design + Graphic Design

Experience Girbaud

Marithé & François Girbaud

New York

Retail Presentation

Experience Parachute

What Color Is Your Parachute

(This book changed my life)

Experience Northwestern

Northwestern University

Evanston, Illinois

BA – Economics

Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls.

~ Joseph Campbell

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