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A peak at the 67 logos Designathon

A peak at the 67 logos Designathon

In an effort to build and accelerate the progress of SMEs, Colourworks and Designers Ink collaborated to give 67 SMEs a mini brand identity, a two day business bootcamp training programme, a registered web domain and free web hosting for a total of 67 weeks! All this is valued at R40 000 […]

Adidas Originals: New P.O.D System campaign

Adidas Originals: New P.O.D System campaign

Adidas Originals: New P.O.D System dampaign Adidas Originals presents the latest iteration of the P.O.D. System. The P.O.D System campaign encompasses a locally produced film and image series featuring Yannick Ilunga and Rochelle ‘RhaRha’ Nembhard. RhaRha is the creative force behind the Noirwave moment, who embodies the campaign’s ethos of […]

Milk x Coffee – Chapter Two

Milk x Coffee – Chapter Two

Following on our earlier feature and an interview on SABC Africa, Karabo Maila was encouraged to create Chapter Two of the photographic series aimed at breaking the stigma on albinism. The foundation of the story is still the same, sparked when one of  the photographer’s female friends confided that she […]

Capturing memory –  photographer Bianca Buisman’s reportage

Capturing memory – photographer Bianca Buisman’s reportage

Bianca Buisman is a freelance documentary photographer, art director and designer with a passion for music and exploring. As young girl she was obsessed with capturing every little thing as she did not trust her memory. She was convinced that if she didn’t save every moment on film, it would […]

Shane Malone Drops New Music Video – Hymn Vol. 1

Shane Malone Drops New Music Video – Hymn Vol. 1

A South African artist based in London has created a satirical persona critiquing white South African ex-pat culture through the moniker of Shane Malone. Shane is the archetypal “South African in London”. The easy access from London to Europe has enabled him to tick several European travel boxes, making him […]

Bad Paper Provides More Inclusive and Accessible Art

Bad Paper Provides More Inclusive and Accessible Art

Bad Paper, founded in 2016, creates a space for artists where their work can reach its full potential through publications or specific editions. Founders, Ben Johnson (book/graphic designer) and Rodan Kane Hart (visual artist), created Bad Paper to provide an alternative to the gallery system by using multiples as a form […]

Starry 80’s Inspired Shoot

Starry 80’s Inspired Shoot

Starry 80’s-Inspired Shoot Read through this beautiful write-up on Luke Nelson, a South African photographer, where he takes us through his background, inspirations and future aspirations. About Luke Nelson Luke Nelson is a Cape Town-based photographer and filmmaker. He recently shot a starry 80’s inspired campaign for Cape Town-based brand, […]

Durban Dots

Durban Dots By PatternNation

Durban Dots By PatternNation Travel with us through Durban to Durban Dots, a masterpiece developed by PatternNation, a six-month project by Cydney and Costa, two individuals who live two continents apart. PatternNation is a visual art platform and clothing label for humans all over the world who embrace color and pattern. […]

Bespoke postcards.

Bespoke postcards.

Bespoke Postcards by Marolize Southwood This article focuses on a young artist who has embarked on bespoke postcards in her journey of visual arts. Marolize Southwood is a visual artist and 2017-graduate of the Michaelis School of Fine Art. Her final year exhibition, ‘Views. I have windows but I also […]

Project One by DENIM BY DOME

Project One by DENIM BY DOME

Designer, Dome who’s no stranger to the South African hip hop scene having worked with some of the biggest artists in the country has decided to introduce his new solo project, the Project One clothing collection under Denim by Dome since. Dome is coming off designing the Nasty C x […]

Strawberry Moon –  Owethu Okuhle Mtya (OhGooch) releases his first EP.

Strawberry Moon –  Owethu Okuhle Mtya (OhGooch) releases his first EP.

Freshly-dropped album from Gemini Major & Patoranking collaborator – OhGooch. Gugulethu-born Owethu, known as OhGooch in music circles, has long been considered a succesful all-rounder. He is known for his talents as a music producer, song writer, vocalist and more recently, a qualified sound engineer. Owethu previously wrote and sang […]

NEBNIKRO  –  Ben Orkin

NEBNIKRO – Ben Orkin

  Ben Orkin is a Cape Town-based artist who is currently completing his studies at Michaelis School of Fine Art. This fresh 20-year-old designs and makes clothing, bags, mosaics, bead-works and photography as well as producing a line of ceramics under his artist’s name ‘NEBNIKRO’. You have an eclectic (and […]