Oh Wow – A Kaleidoscopic Window Display, Art on Legs and Scrap Illustrations.

Over the course of the week we collected all of the wow-worthy things we spotted online. Today they’ve made their way into a bumper edition of Oh Wow! including a window display in vivid colours, a premix EP, art that sneaks around, a capsule collection, illustrations made out of paper offcuts and a comical DIY video.


ONE – Artworks from ‘On Second Thought’, an exhibition by HOICK Studio opening tonight at SMITH.



HOICK_On-Second-Thought_Franco-A difference of opinion




TWOMitchell Gilbert Messina‘s attempt to sneak a “vague sculptural object” into the Stevenson Gallery’s viewing room.



THREE – Album art by Philippus Johan for a premix of Christian Tiger School‘s upcoming ‘Chrome Tapes’ EP. It has remixes from Slugabed, MNDSGN and Markus Wormstorm and is streaming on Spotify or available for purchase on iTunes.




FOUR – Street style snaps by Lebogang Tlhako.


Lebogang Tlhako (2)

Lebogang Tlhako (3)

Lebogang Tlhako (1)


FIVEDavid Brits painting a mural of Yuri Gagarin (the first man in space) inspired by ‘Claire de Lune’ at Popsicle Studios.



David Brits - Popsicle Studios


SIX – Artist’s Andrzej Urbanski and Pierre Le Riche collaborated on a multi-coloured window display for Sorrento Events‘ office in Buitenkant Street. Project management by Candice Jezek, photographs by Terri Dee Brown.


Andrzej Urbanski x Pierre Le Riche (2)

Andrzej Urbanski x Pierre Le Riche (4)




SEVEN – In his ongoing project ‘Umuntu Wabantu’ Hector Bartlett intends to explore the growth and display of South African street fashion through 10 different photographic series. This instalment showcases Roman Handt shot by Jeff Rikhotso. Watch the project unfold here.

Models: Tzvi Karp and Hector Bartlett | Creative Direction: Hector Bartlett and Alessio La Ruffa


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Hector 2

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EIGHTNozinja’s debut album ‘Nozinja Lodge’ is currently streaming via The Guardian.




NINE – The promo video for Andy Islands upcoming EP, ‘Andy Islands 3’.



TEN – A lookbook for Young and Lazy‘s exclusive winter collection for Baseline.


Young and Lazy (1)

Young and Lazy (3)

Young and Lazy (2)

Young and Lazy (6)

Young and Lazy (5)


ELEVEN – 10 minute portraits from the drawing night we hosted at the Watershed’s Good Night Market on Wednesday. See more here.


Ello and Black Koki (1)

Ello and Black Koki (2)

Ello and Black Koki (4)

Ello and Black Koki (3)


TWELVECatherine Holtzhausen‘s ‘Thatscrap’ series of illustrations made using paper offcuts and scraps.


Catherine Holtzhausen (3)

Catherine Holtzhausen (1)

Catherine Holtzhausen (2)


THIRTEEN – If you haven’t seen it yet, Suzelle DIY‘s hilarious latest episode with professor Tim Noakes.




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