typography

Update: Luke Ritchie

Update: Luke Ritchie

We caught up with freelance graphic designer, Luke Ritchie, to see what he has been up to over the last year; and we were really pleased with what we found.

Update: Jordan Metcalf

Update: Jordan Metcalf

Whether he’s experimenting with type, designing covers for international magazines or illustrating for an exhibition, Jordan Metcalf’s standard of work is always impeccable.

Featured: Ben Johnston

Featured: Ben Johnston

Ben Johnston is a 24 year old self-taught designer from Cape Town. We got to know him a bit better this week and found out about his start in the industry.

Gustav Greffrath’s bubblegum typography

Gustav Greffrath’s bubblegum typography

Gustav Greffrath’s work for Young Africa Live made our Best of 2011 in the Graphic Design category. Here is some more recent work of his; a personal interpretation of local typography using Chappies, SA’s best loved bubblegum brand.

Disko: 3D Text

Disko: 3D Text

This 3D typography was created by Disko 3D animation and illustration studio for Big Brother Amplified on DSTV.

YoungAfricaLive – Youth Sex Survey

YoungAfricaLive – Youth Sex Survey

YAL recently asked 50 revealing questions and received 138 954 answers which were put together to create these stats. Not only are the results of the survey interesting and insightful, but they are beautifully designed.