Toffie Festival 2011 in frames

Toffie-Auditorium

Here is our experience of this year’s Toffie Pop Culture Festival in pictures. A very inspiring 3 days, take a look for yourselves.

Boamistra-for-live-painting-for-I-Art-Woodstock

Boamistura, a graffiti group from Madrid, created a mural in the /A WORD OF ART gallery room over the 3 festival days as part of the I ART WOODSTOCK exhibition. During their stay in South Africa they’ve been spreading their street art around Cape Town CBD and Woodstock, so keep a look out.

A-WORD-OF-ART-Room

Launch of the I ART WOODSTOCK exhibition, you can view the exhibit at /A WORD OF ART at the Woodstock Industrial Centre.

 

Churh store

Church, the gift shop opened by The President and usually found at 12 Spin Street, relocated for the festival.

 

Paper Girl

Paper Girl invited visitors to pick up a pen and help decorate the room and its contents – wrapped entirely in paper.

 

African Hairstyles Room
The African Hairstyle Posters Room

 

Andrew-Berry---Small-Talk

Andrew Berry from We-Are-Awesome gives a small talk.

 

Lyle Sprong - Small Talk

Designer Lyall Sprong gives a small talk.

 

Conn Bertish project

These informal ads that have received some attention around Cape Town recently are actually a project by JWT creative director, Conn Bertish. In the exhibition room, recordings he made of people calling to inquire about his various offers were played, with some hilarious results.

 

Alex-Trochut

Alex Trochut gives his presentation.

ELLE-Decoration

ELLE Decoration as part of the Inspiration Exhibition.

 

Michelle-Son

Part of Michelle Son‘s Inspiration Table.

 

I Design For By Janet KinghornInteractive installation by Janet Kinghorn.

 

David-WestFashion designer David West‘s inspiration table.

Black-River-FC

Customized foosball table by Black River FC

Jonathan Puckey's presentationA slide from Jonathan Puckey‘s presentation

You-Me-and-Everyone-We-KnowThe You Me & Everyone We Know market room

Marcii-Goose---Human-HairHuman hair installation by Marcii Goose

You-Me-and-Everyone-We-Know---Vamp

Vamp Clothing at the YM&EWK market

Officially cannot wait for next year. What was your favourite of the festival?

P.S. Does anybody know who was responsible for the vibrating bed?

2 Comments

  1. The bed was by artist Cobi van Tonder

  2. Was a great 3 days, love the write up!