You’re the Hero – Virgin Mobile campaign

You’re the Hero – Virgin Mobile campaign

This is the latest online campaign for Virgin Mobile SA by interactive agency, CLARITY. You register on the site to upload your made up super hero name and photo. These can be as creative as you like, think wild costumes and even wilder poses. The competition ends on January 31st […]

Brotherhood of the Immaculate Pixel

Brotherhood of the Immaculate Pixel

Adrian Grant-Smith is a Joburg-based digital retoucher. His studio is called Digital Perception Retouching Studio. Lately, he has been collaborating with Urban Monk a studio based in Sydney. Together they make up Brotherhood of the Immaculate Pixel, a small, high-end image making facility, doing 3D for print as well as retouching. […]

The Butcher’s FRIDAY CUT!

You gotta love this song based on the music video alone. It reminds me of a Wes Anderson movie. All in all it’s a little cheesy but then again Johann suggested it so there you go. It’s addictively (is that even a word?) happy so I hope you enjoy it […]

Student print ad for Land Rover Defender

Student print ad for Land Rover Defender

We recently featured a print ad for the Land Rover Defender by ad agency Y&R over here. This is a group of students’ interpretation of the same brand and product. The designer on the project, Matthew Jay, tells us a bit about the concept, “Most Land Rover ads focus on […]

Oerknal gestalt 1.1 Mixed Media on Fabriano (200grm) 105cm x 144cm

Graduate Series: Hilde Alet Malan

Hilde is a 4th Year Graduate at the University of Stellenbosch. This body of work, undertaken this year, has its roots in her previous three years of Fine Art studio practice. She tells us about her process and style, “Originally I worked with natural forms found in botanical subjects and […]

3D-animated Christmas campaign for Checkers

3D-animated Christmas campaign for Checkers

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oiQiZMWgMWw[/youtube] This Christmas campaign for Checkers is by independent through-the-line agency, Ninety9cents with the 3-D animated TV and cinema ad crafted by Masters & Savant Worldwide.

Call for Illustrators for UCT’s SAX Appeal

Call for Illustrators for UCT’s SAX Appeal

UCT’s RAG (Remember and Give) is busy putting together their annual SAX Appeal. The satirical magazine is Cape Town’s biggest student-run publication and is sold by the students around the city to raise money for SHAWCO (Student Health and Welfare Centres Organisation). This year they’re aiming to sell more editions […]

And Friends exhibition this Friday

And Friends exhibition this Friday

Paul Senyol, Justin Southey and Bruce Mackay invite you to a one-night-only exhibition in our studio. Featuring artwork and live music by our friends: SamJam Ships to Norway MissJoon Michael Tymbios Andrew Breitenberg Debbie Turner Dylan Jones & Family Mareli Esterhuizen Nadia Kruger Juan Voges Decibel Audio 10 December from […]

Conduit Exhibit this Friday

Conduit Exhibit this Friday

Conduit will be having an exhibition of non commercial works produced at Conduit Studios. The exhibit starts on 10 Dec and runs till 10 Jan – please join us for an opening on Friday at Yourstruly Cafe on Long Street at 17h00.

Wrestlerish Crowdsourced Video Project

This is the latest music video from Pretoria based Rock/Country/Pop foursome, Wrestlerish – a beautiful crowdsourced stopmotion. Credits after the vid. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0C1G_7ViQY&feature=youtu.be[/youtube] Directed by Ricardo Rocha, Jaco van der Walt and Andre Pereira. Edited by Etiket. Produced by Etiket and Wrestlerish.

Graduate Series: Maxine Sutton

Graduate Series: Maxine Sutton

Maxine Sutton is a fashion design graduate from Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design. This is her Self Expression range photographed by Adriaan Louw. Get in touch with Maxine at sutton.maxine@gmail.com.

Is Threadless selling your designs to chain stores?

Is Threadless selling your designs to chain stores?

Or is Markham ripping designs off Threadless? This T-shirt was spotted in Markham at the V&A Waterfront recently. It is an exact replica of a T-shirt design submitted to Threadless in December 2006. The designer is Matt Palmer a photographer, graphic designer and illustrator in Brisbane and says that once […]

Graduate Series: Kirsten Townsend

Graduate Series: Kirsten Townsend

Kirsten is a graduate from the Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography. She studied applied design majoring in graphic design and art direction. Her Bansky-inspired campaign above was her take on a band poster for This Quilt’s album Popular Pollution. The project was timed to go out at the same […]