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Dulux & 10and5 Donate

Dulux & 10and5 Donate

A RECAP: This ad was made is response to Vodacom’s new branding. On featuring the ad here we heard from Dulux that it wasn’t them and they had no clue who made the ad (and still don’t)!  Their amazing response was as follows: A mystery Dulux fan made this advert […]

Greg Gray for Cadbury Lunch Bar? – Oviaas!

Greg Gray for Cadbury Lunch Bar? – Oviaas!

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhgYR9Ims-M[/youtube] Greg Gray has directed Michael Winslow aka Sgt. Larvelle “Motor Mouth” Jones of the Police Academy movies, in a brand new Lunch Bar commercial. The ad is an offbeat, action film featuring a bank heist with a twist. According to director Greg Gray, “The bank heist was great fun […]

we-are-awful. Who’dunnit?

we-are-awful. Who’dunnit?

  We-are-awful has been doing some ‘borrowing’ from local pop culture site we-are-awesome. Besides the play on their name and scaling part of their logo, they’re using we-are-awesome’s street fashion photos to pit Cape Town hipsters against each other. And it’s up to the public to vote who is the […]

Woodstock Cycleworks: video invite

Woodstock Cycleworks: video invite

[vimeo]http://www.vimeo.com/22312324[/vimeo] To follow up on yesterday’s post, a party invitation/making of video put together by Dave Mackay for the launch of Woodstock Cycleworks tomorrow eve.  

Back to the City – Street Festival in Newtown

Back to the City – Street Festival in Newtown

Back to the City is a street festival featuring the finest Hip Hop talent in Mzansi on Freedom day 2011. The festival held in Johannesburg celebrates hip-hop and youth culture through an afternoon/evening of live performances, street art and exhibitions with the aim of bringing kids back to the city. […]

Woodstock Cycleworks

Woodstock Cycleworks

There’s a new bike shop in Woodstock and you’re invited to the opening! Read all about it: Every neighbourhood needs a kid and every kid needs a bike and every bike needs some love so to bring it full circle we’re launching a neighbourhood bike shop with the name Woodstock […]

Matthew Field for Beatenberg (&Union)

Social Contract’s Poster Picks

We hope you have been waiting anxiously for this week’s Poster Picks, so here we are. A good poster should set the mood for a great gig and there is nothing we love more than a designer or artist doing just that. Posters for Cortina Whiplash, Napalma, The Ratrod Cats […]

Red Bull Doodle Competition

Red Bull Doodle Competition

Here’s a little creative competition that harnesses one’s natural inclination to procrastinate at the worst of times. The Red Bull doodle competition puts your doodles to good use, by giving you a chance to win a Mac Book. Unfortunately the time slot in which this competition was held was a […]

The Quintessential Traveller: Holland

New on the block: Catchatiger Design Studio

Catchatiger Design Studio is a young design agency based in the Cape Town CBD. The business was founded by Stellenbosch University mates Liesl Rademan and Pieter Ludeke. Separately Pieter is working as a designer for an agency in Somerset West while Liesl is a part-time typography lecturer at CTI College […]

Win Nothing but a Good Feeling

Win Nothing but a Good Feeling

The prize up for grabs in the latest Liqui-Fruit competition is something a little different. Entrants to the competition stand the chance to win nothing, but a good feeling. The competition details read: No iPods, No cars, No exotic holidays. Just R200 000 to a worthy charity. How it works: […]

New Castle Lager Commercial

New Castle Lager Commercial

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgIZKdhsv08 New Advert from Castle Lager. The Amajita are on the road again. This time they are exploring the rugby playing nations around the world to see how other Super Fans support their National Teams. The first episode finds our Super Fans in Ireland exploring the countryside in search of […]

Artist feature: Nicholas Hlobo

Artist feature: Nicholas Hlobo

Nicholas Hlobo was born in Cape Town in 1975, and has a B Tech degree from Wits (2002); he lives in Johannesburg. Hlobo has exhibited in many countries and galleries across the globe including the Galleria Extraspazio in Rome, the Savannah College of Art Design in the USA, the Boston […]

Cell C mocks Vodacom again in “paint” TV ad

Cell C mocks Vodacom again in “paint” TV ad

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhkVjUS0JhY Cell C is having a field day with their tactical ads against Vodacom. The latest one shows a wall of blue being painted with red, while Trevor Noah talks about the HSPA+900 network of Cell C. Your thoughts? UPDATE: Vodacom was quick to lay a complaint against this ad […]

Fridays@4: Never say no to Panda

Fridays@4: Never say no to Panda

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X21mJh6j9i4[/youtube] Adorable and terrifying at the same time. Hope your weekend is free of pandas on warpaths.