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Luca Vincenzo’s disposable diaries

Luca Vincenzo’s disposable diaries

No Holds Barred blogger, 2OV radio presenter and bitoCreative-creative, Luca Vincenzo, is also pretty good at taking photos. He tells us about his new best friend, the disposable camera, “I’ve always loved taking photos, especially working along side the likes of Mark Reitz and Adriaan Louw, but never had the […]

Featured: Gerhard van Wyk

Featured: Gerhard van Wyk

This is the work of Petrus Gerhardus van Wyk or just Gerhard van Wyk. Gerhard is in the business of providing professional joy through visually stimulating designs. He is adept at creating characters that can communicate a thousand wisdoms and ideas in one glance, usually by incorporating a variety of […]

Update: Murray Fraser

Update: Murray Fraser

We’ve shown you the work of Cape Town artist Murray Fraser before, over here. Lately he has been experimenting with charcoal, attending figure drawing classes and has entered an illustration into the latest Springleap t-shirt design competition. If you like what he does as much as we do then click […]

Featured:Rademan Studios

Featured:Rademan Studios

Born in Ladysmith in Natal (on National Braai day) but based in Pretoria, Reinier Rademan is a freelance graphic designer with an awesome portfolio. He studied Graphic Design at TUT and finished at the top of his class in 2009 landing him an internship at Amicollective. He says, “I really […]

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Featured: Dav Andrew

This is the work of Dav Andrew, still studying graphic design at CPUT in Cape Town and taking on the city with his art. Dav names his influences as urban artists Faith47, Linsey Levendall, Alex Hamilton and Ricky Lee Gordan who gave him an internship to help out A Word […]

By Jono Photography

By Jono Photography

Jonathan Ferreira aka Jono Jebus is The Band Photographer in his hometown of Port Elizabeth. Starting out as just a hobby his photography has now landed him contracts to shoot for various bands, acts, events, and SA Drums & Percussion. He also does consistent work for Red Bull South Africa […]

Rayaan Cassiem – Digital painting

Rayaan Cassiem – Digital painting

Rayaan Cassiem is currently working as a Senior Designer at the Cape Town Branch of TBWA. These are some of his digital paintings inspired by comic book illustration. Rayaan says,”I grew up on the Cape Flats as a kid and one of my fondest memories is that of my gran […]

Anthony Dart – Graphic Designer/Director

Anthony Dart – Graphic Designer/Director

Anthony Dart works from Johannesburg specialising in brand identity, typography, illustration, sound design & motion design. Have a look at his very impressive work online for a lesson in layout. Anthony Dart on Behance AND | anthonydart.tv OntwerpTV

Videographer – Danny van der Merwe

Videographer – Danny van der Merwe

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nowBFQzbzeo[/youtube] Danny van der Merwe has been a shooter for 18 years working in broadcast television. This is his show reel. He also makes short moving pieces which you can view on his blog. “My private work in moving image and photography bears little or no relation to my job […]

Featured: Si Maclennan – Design,Illustration,Typography

Featured: Si Maclennan – Design,Illustration,Typography

Si Maclennan works at HelloComputer as an interactive designer and illustrator. If you’ve ever come across Newblack, HelloComputer’s illustration and typography Behance profile, then you’d have seen Si’s work. Some of his work can also be seen published in Maxim NY, Typography Today, The International Design Yearbook 2010 and Los […]

Featured artist: Ricky Lee Gordon

Featured artist: Ricky Lee Gordon

Most of you know Ricky Lee Gordon as the founder of /A WORD OF ART. Those who didn’t know that he is the man behind the scenes have surely seen him around the Gallery in the Woodstock Industrial Centre, clip board in hand, at one of the many exhibitions he […]

Extra Fancy – SA designers in NY

Extra Fancy – SA designers in NY

Heidi & Gareth Chisholm are South Africa born, New York City based designers who started Extra Fancy to celebrate Africa and it’s super quirky crazy color culture clash style. See more of their work after the jump or at www.extrafancyco.com See Heidi’s design work for the likes of Gazelle, Afro […]

Warrick Mcleod’s fashion moving pictures

Warrick Mcleod’s fashion moving pictures

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpWn2QU1jfY[/youtube] Warrick Mcleod has been in the film camera department since 1993 focusing many years on shooting top end behind the scenes footage. This developed into shooting moving pictures for fashion clients and photographers. I have seen this dept grow and finally morph into what is now being called Moving […]

director/photographer Jenna Bass

director/photographer Jenna Bass

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Mtn9yt0RLQ[/youtube] Just a taste of the work of Jenna Bass, Cape Town based director and photographer. This music video is for The Curious Incident off their debut free EP Fatal Descriptive Attraction. It was produced, directed and edited by Jenna and shot by Fahema Hendricks. Other bands that Jenna has […]

Marcii Goose for everything

Marcii Goose for everything

Marcii Goosen is an artist, designer and interior monkey. Her art and design-making practice spans, diversely, over visual essays on fabric and paper, crafting intricate objects, through to producing extensive graphic stills and filmic installation projects. She has most recently been involved in the creation of the adidas Originals Three Stories event as well as […]