Art

Paper Girl ride day

Paper Girl ride day

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/13360438[/vimeo] So remember we told you about the Paper Girl exhibition on the 25th of June? Well after the exhibition all the artwork was rolled up and the next day it was handed out around Cape Town. Robert Nicolls directed, filmed and edited this video of the ride day. It’s […]

Vote for the next one small seed cover.

Vote for the next one small seed cover.

One small seed magazine held a competition where members of the one small seed network could enter artwork to be considered for the next cover. The competition is in celebration of their 5th birthday and the cover design submissions had to be to the theme ‘Celebrate’. After receiving over 100 […]

Catch up with Painting Creches

Catch up with Painting Creches

The second creche, Sivuyile, has been transformed thanks to Xanele Van Rensburg and Write on Africa’s painting creches project. If you missed out on the first two painting days then the 31st of July is your chance to get stuck in and help brighten up Pozie creche in Kayamandi. If […]

They Call Me Mr Pretzel

Chris Slabber’s surrealism

This is one of a series that Chris did in collaboration with Everfelt Photography in 2009 for an exhibition at Happy Place Creations. The series won him the one small seed network award for Best illustrator/artist of 2009 and got him published in the magazine. We caught up with Chris […]

'Leonard' Spookasem Exhibition, Salon 91, 2010

The beautiful illustrations of Miné Jonker

Miné Jonker, Cape Town based illustrator, currently works with Am I Collective as well as freelances as an illustrator and artist. These are some of her works, all done for exhibitions between 2008-2010. See more of her work on her flickr page.

Latest design showcase from VISI magazine

Latest design showcase from VISI magazine

Greeting cards with a difference. Growing Paper produces handmade cards with a twist: the paper used for the greeting cards is embedded with flower seeds. So, you can plant your card in a sunny spot, water it and watch your written words come to life. The handmade paper is made […]

Land Lubbers Exhibition & Music

Land Lubbers Exhibition & Music

For those lucky enough to be in Joburg on the 29th of July, Says Who in conjunction with Wolves are bringing you Land Lubbers, an exhibition of art and design. Land Lubbers is taking place on a Howl evening (Wolves’ weekly Thursday evening live music event). Sounds like an evening […]

It’s Greener on the Other Side by Kudzanai Chuirai

It’s Greener on the Other Side by Kudzanai Chuirai

The third poster series by Zimbabwean born artist Kudzanai Chuirai in collaboration with Dokter and Misses launches this Friday 9 July at 6.30pm. The exhibition is entitled It’s Greener on the Other Side and explores the franchise of democracy. The franchise is open for business, but can you afford the […]

Verb exhibition launches at THE STREET in Joburg

Verb exhibition launches at THE STREET in Joburg

After an incredibly successful launch exhibition at the Wessel Snyman Creative Gallery in Cape Town, Verb is moving its exhibition of limited artist series skateboard artworks and screenprinted posters to Joburg. The exhibition features the works of 12 prominent as well as up and coming South African artists and a […]

DEWAALART

DEWAALART

Lecia de Waal is an artist and the owner of DEWAALART, a company based in Cape Town. DEWAALART offers a whole range of art services such as vinyl wall art stickers, fine art commissions and murals that can be seen in hotels, restaurants, commercial offices, guest houses & private spaces […]

South African jewellery designers exhibit in the USA

South African jewellery designers exhibit in the USA

Nanette Nel “Om-gekeerd Protea” handbag/neckpiece. A group of South African jewelers are participating in an exhibition that shows over the next few months in California, Ohio and Tennessee in the States. The exhibition is entitled Dichotomies in Objects: Contemporary South African Studio Jewelry from the Stellenbosch Area and is curated […]

Latest design showcase from VISI magazine

Latest design showcase from VISI magazine

Jozi icons floating shelf by New Moon The brushed stainless-steel and bamboo shelves designed by Angus Ewing are available in 600mm, 900mm and 1200mm. The shelves, which can be flat-packed for easy shipping, are also available in other designs with Proudly South African themes such as Shack + Taxi, Acacia, […]

Public art at IRT Stations

Public art at IRT Stations

If you’ve used the new Integrated Rapid Transport system then you would’ve come across these mosaic murals along the walls of the station and walkways. Each one was designed specifically with the history and culture of Cape Town in mind. The murals include mosaic art of Cape Minstrels, the Mouille […]

Murray Fraser’s Seabears

Murray Fraser’s Seabears

Murray Fraser is an artist/illustrator living in Cape Town. We’ve showcased his alluring, surreal art before here. Murray works in a variety of mediums this time illustrating on shoes. He calls them Seabears. We think they’re most beautiful. If you’re interested in a pair for yourself contact Murray at muzfraser@gmail.com. […]