We asked 26 local illustrators and designers to create one letter each. The result? An eye-popping custom alphabet from an artful A to a zig-zagging Z.
Person: Jaco Haasbroek
With the launch of South Africa’s first Instagram auction house last week, art bidding is making its way from auction halls and onto social media.
Suffering from FOBO or PSA? Schalk Bezuidenhout and iFix have teamed up to help you get to grips with your afflictions through a few funny videos.
The Good News has landed in Cape Town, decorating lampposts with witty headlines like “Limbo dancer reaches new low”.
Ahead of the Street Food Festival in Cape Town on Sunday, we’ve put together a list of tasty (but inedible) creations by local creatives. Feast your eyes on embroidered fruit, illustrated breakfast and clay interpretations of bagels.
In Oh Wow! this week: the amazing cover art for Petite Noir’s upcoming album and volume 3 of a cross-continental music project.
From “semi-generative” portraits to long, twisted limbs, 6 illustrators take on 6 trends in illustration to see if they can steer them in new directions.
Fantastic cover art (x2), tote bags for steppin’/poppin’/groovin’ out, a sweet short film and a beautiful game about music and connections.
While we were taking a sabbatical from screens, SA’s creatives were busy as ever publishing photo shoots, music videos, unseen artworks and new editions. Take a look!
In Oh Wow! today we’re looking at an extravagant sculpture, an intriguing series of paintings and a brightly clothed model (almost) literally walking on clouds. ONE – Approved Model of the New Azania by Athi-Patra Ruga, currently showing at Whatiftheworld’s group show Uncertain Terms. TWO – Symptom, a series […]
Minimalism speaks of restraint: it’s about adding nothing more, or less, than what is essential. This can easily translate to be harsh or uninspiring, but a minimal approach can also lead to something that is aesthetically beautiful and truly satisfying. This is what we wanted to highlight in our minimal-list, […]
The 2015 edition of the beautiful Essie Letterpress Artist’s Almanac has just been released featuring an eclectic selection of artists to take you through the year ahead.
In this edition of wow-worthy bits of illustration, art and design collected during the course of the week we’ve got a famous filmmaking duo illustrated in hot tropical colours, hilariously obvious words of “wisdumb” and some lovely jewellery hand-crafted with natural elements.
Today we’re looking at three winged creatures and their human counterparts, floral beards (yay for Spring!) and an animated explosion. ONE – A series illustrated by Miné Jonker of MUTI. Sailor’s Mate was included in “You Draw Like A Girl!“, the one night only illustration and print sale we […]
This Oh Wow! includes event posters done well, trippy collage GIFs, a very cool hand lettering project and a capsule collection.