Advertising

Hyundai Bakkie: Stoetbeeste op skou

Hyundai Bakkie: Stoetbeeste op skou

  It’s always nice to see brands having a bit of fun, which is exactly what this once-off ad for Hyundai Bakkies is doing.  The Jupiter Drwing Room Cape Town worked in  conjunction with Die Burger to  integrate the ad into the newspapers Agricultural supplement that went out with the paper on Friday 29 May […]

Submissions open for Audrey2

Submissions open for Audrey2

There’s a new issue op Audrey2 on the cards sometime soon – check out the details below for more info: With over 50 billion hits, a spot on the David Letterman show and an endorsement from the Pope- Issue one was a rocking success. You may have missed the opportunity […]

Marie Claire: Cake

Marie Claire: Cake

This poster, done by Net#work BBDO Cape Town, promotes the June issue of Marie Claire. Naughty? Or nice? Creative Directors: Ivan Johnson, Alexis Beckett Art Director / Copywriter: Eloise Coetzee Photographer: Bryan Traylor

New Nando’s Website Isn’t Very Hot

New Nando’s Website Isn’t Very Hot

I recently found the new Nando’s website and was quite disappointed. For many years Nando’s has been a progressive and ground breaking brand that pushes the boundaries. It seems that online they are still lacking some strong strategy and conceptual continuation of their offline strengths. Just following through on the […]

Red Bull Brand activation – Soweto Sessions

Red Bull Brand activation – Soweto Sessions

This past weekend saw the Red Bull Soweto Sessions – a BMX event held at the Johannesburg cooling towers. While we don’t know too much about the actual event, or what kind of brand activation was involved, it does look like a very cool event. We’ve managed to piece together […]

Ace Swart Interview – Publisher Vice Magazine South Africa

Today we’re interviewing Ace Swart who is the publisher of Vice Magazine in South Africa. If you don’t know Vice Magazine, it might be best to do a little research first! They are probably one of the best established underground (if you could still call them underground) publications in the […]

The President wins with Bruce Lee

The President wins with Bruce Lee

The President has released another issue of the popular Bruce Lee Magazine, which is distributed through Musica. They’ve also managed to pick up a couple of awards for the publication: Bruce Lee, the innovative music magazine for MK, the music channel on DStv, has recently been awarded with two prestigious […]

Audrey Magazine 2

Audrey Magazine 2

Check out the second installation of Audrey magazine, a digital mag showcasing the current coolness of the South African creative industry. You can download the entire magazine in PDF format from their site (it’s too big for us to link to it directly or upload it to our server). The […]

New issue of MARK Magazine

New issue of MARK Magazine

Our sister/brother/cousin site MARKLIVES! has another of their issues out, this time focusing on: A Blueprint to surviving in ad land during the recession The latest edition of Mark Magazine, the business magazine about people, is now available. It is themed Blueprint (to surviving in ad land during the recession) […]

Voice Magazine: Call for submissions

Voice Magazine: Call for submissions

Voice Magazine, the newly launched digital magazine that we featured a while ago, is opening up their call for submissions. Download their submission form here and send it off to them. Click through for a preview. BRIEF: LOVE; HURT; PRIDE; WORK; FUTURE As an evolving publication in an evolving medium, […]

AtPlay does first Augmented Reality campaign for Wordsworth

AtPlay does first Augmented Reality campaign for Wordsworth

The digital arm from Saatchi and Saatchi, AtPlay, has been the first agency in South Africa to implement the much hyped up, but very cool, new technology called Augmented Reality. AtPlay produced a work where you would get a flyer, show the flyer in front of a Mac at the […]

Voice Magazine Pilot Issue

Voice Magazine Pilot Issue

Voice Magazine is a collaboration between mooredesign & MagMagMagazines, a new online publishing software developed in Switzerland. The result is a progressive platform for the exploration of online communities and networks. THE PILOT The first issue utilises the existing network of the creator. Having a circle of musicians, artists, photographers, […]

Springleap T-Shirts

Springleap T-Shirts

Springleap is an online t-shirt clothing store. Each month a winner is chosen based on the highest average community rated score for a design. The winner, plus 19 runners up, will see his/her design printed on high quality slim cut t-shirts that can be ordered via Springleap.com or bought at […]

Pendoring Posters – who dunnit

Pendoring Posters – who dunnit

The Pendoring awards always has a brilliant campaign attached to it. We don’t know who produced the ads though. Drop us a line in the comments if you know. UPDATE: Marklives! has an update on the rest of the ads, as well as the producers (Joe Public).

Interview with Chew Magazine

Interview with Chew Magazine

We’re kicking off our Interviews with a couple of questions we posed to Elizabeth Janse van Rensburg who heads up Chew the Magazine – a digital magazine on fashion, design and other creative works. Check out the site here.