Taking inspiration from childhood cartoons, everyday Jo’burg personalities, and individuals he meets online, Leigh’s illustrations make use of soft pastels and detailed line work.
Combining their signature styles, Si Maclennan and Ross Symons recently teamed up to host an exhibition of prints, shapes and bold colour.
We asked 26 local illustrators and designers to create one letter each. The result? An eye-popping custom alphabet from an artful A to a zig-zagging Z.
Lize-Marie Dreyer tells us why she took the leap to launch her own creative studio, and shares some valuable insights on freelance life.
Dani Loureiro combines her love for drawing and literature into beautiful, tangible works of art.
Known for taking a simple brief and throwing some creative magic on it, MUTI’s work is always eye-catching and memorable.
Meet Xia Carstens, an illustrator, designer and internet native who’s inspired by animal lolz and other creatives who put their work out in the online space.
Casper Schutte chats to us about his style, his uncontrollable appetite for media, and how he came to find a love for graphic design.
With refreshing clarity, Ben Eagle’s graphic art just is. “I’m not trying to make art that confuses people,” he declares.
In a fun experiment, we asked 7 up and coming designers to try their hand at giving some of South Africa’s much-loved staples a new look.
Though Vumile Mavumengwana’s work is varied, it contains a distinctly South African feel, accomplished through locally-inspired colours and patterns.
To keep herself creatively fit, illustrator and artist Helga Malan set herself the goal of doing an illustration every day of this year.
Warning: If you’re sensitive to vivid and fast moving objects, steer clear. If not, get ready to feast your eyes.
In light of #GraphicArtMonth we’re revisiting our Show & Tell series of talks to bring you a special graphic design edition on Wednesday 6 April.
From graphic design and illustration as a day job to art direction, going freelance and hosting his own exhibitions, Si Maclennan has done it all.