AVA are a boutique digital agency who strive to connect brands to their fans through film, animation, motion graphics & designs. Here are a few favourite recent projects and behind-the-scenes perspectives on their work and values.
Feral Child, an animation and illustration studio based in Durban, hand-picks pieces to showcase their skills and portfolio of work and talks us through each of them for a behind-the-scenes view on their origins.
New animated video for David Guetta’s “Don’t Leave Me Alone” is racking up millions of views on YouTube.
Having worked at Naughty Dogg and contributed to games such as Fortnite, Overwatch and The Last of Us, Judd Simatov shares his secrets of getting involved in the game Industry.
AHEM! is South Africa’s first gallery dedicated to illustration, concept art and animation. Read our quick interview with its founders.
From solo exhibitions to animation screenings, here’s what’s on in the City of Gold. Get out there and see some art.
Aces-Up is a boutique animation studio celebrating their 1st year of business and all their latest work in this showreel.
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/34789394[/vimeo] Luma was commissioned by SABC to create a promo for their top TV shows. The end result is a mix of illustration, 3d and motion graphics using a mix of all the various shows on the TV channel. Credits: Director: Chris Weiffering Animators: Athanase Georgellis, Bronwyn Marshall, Tim Morar, […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yl5LaocojO4[/youtube] The latest Die Heuwels Fantasties music video for their song, Noorderlig. The video was created over 8 months entirely by animators and illustrators from Am I Collective. Produced by Ruan Vermeulen.
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/17185864[/vimeo] Juju are a team of very talented animators and creatives who specialise in motion design, visual effects and character animation. This short piece by them features The Jujuman and is a creative way of presenting their new Corporate ID and Logo. The piece is entitled The Curious Demise of […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U87nr9vUvsA&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Organisers of the Wacky Wine Weekend wanted an advert “that best illustrates the spirit of the Wacky Wine Festival”. Beer Adriaanse of DPK who is studying his Masters in Media Theory & Practice at UCT, teamed up with animator Bernard van der Walt and photographer PC Benadé to produce […]
Tennant McKay is a Johannesburg based multi-disciplinary design company, specialising in visual communication and directing people’s ideas through design, regardless of media platform. These good people are passionate about creating smart, strategic and memorable work for their clients, consistently deliver relevant and engaging solutions, regardless of scale or budget. Boom. The work featured here […]
The Open Window School of Visual Communication annually awards scholarships to deserving students and 2011 will be the same. Interested? Go to www.openwindow.co.za for info on application conditions and procedures.
Artwork Genie: Bia was asked to design the pop up book homepage for London based Artwork Genie. They create artworks for advertising and represent a artists from all arenas. www.artworkgenie.com As someone that thrives on diversity, graphic designer Bia van Deventer enjoys to work in as many mediums and styles as […]
Renee Rossouw completed a Masters in Architecture at the University of Cape Town in 2009 and is currently doing a Masters in Product Design in Madrid. Renee spends her spare time playing around with illustration work; these usually accompany a project that she is working on. Other times it just aims to document an […]