Author: Melissa van Rooyen

New WAIF Lookbook

New WAIF Lookbook

WAIF recently launched a lookbook featuring a new range. Gisele Human designed and hand-made all the jewelry. She took the pictures too.

Out of Office: Latitude 33

Out of Office: Latitude 33

Long-time friends Gareth and Charles opened Latitude 33 in January 2013. The idea was to create a space inspired by laid-back surf culture, and some of their travels.

Christopher Swift’s The Void at Commune 1

Christopher Swift’s The Void at Commune 1

Christopher Swift’s exhibition, titled ‘The Void: positive and negative spaces’, explores South Africa’s apartheid past, focusing on the process of liberation, and assesses the current democratic system’s successes and failures.

LOOK Group Exhibition

LOOK Group Exhibition

The LOOK group exhibition hosted by Black Koki opens tomorrow at Side Street Studios. It will feature old and new works by over 10 artists.

Featured: Tao Farren-Hefer

Featured: Tao Farren-Hefer

Tao Farren does film photography, using a 40-year old 35mm camera. He sees himself as “a photographer obsessed with how the mechanics of genuine photography and light works”.

Out of Office: Field Office

Out of Office: Field Office

The concept behind Field Office is simple; it serves as an office-out-of-the-office. South African product designers Pedersen + Lennard first opened the Field Office in Barrack Street to show off some of their slick furniture and smaller household items.

Let There Be Light

Made In Woodstock: Let There Be Light Studio

Nicola ‘Nix’ Davies is a conceptual artist. Her studio, Let There Be Light, is in the chirpy, upbeat Side Street Studios in Woodstock, where she collaborates and interacts with people with different backgrounds, skills and interests.

Featured: Ateljee

Featured: Ateljee

Ateljee is the Joburg based brainchild of Fred Swart, Jaco Burger and Helene Botha. Since they started in 2011, this creative trio have become known for typographic design, signage, packaging design, publication design and illustration.