Tag: Art

FNB Joburg Art Fair 2011 kicks off

FNB Joburg Art Fair 2011 kicks off

Next week sees the start of the FNB Joburg Art Fair to be hosted in Sandton City from 23 – 25 September. This year the Art Fair has moved from its original time in Easter to September, in a move that organiser Ross Douglas says will hopefully contribute to an “art season” in the city.

Ark Exhibition at Entropy pics

Ark Exhibition at Entropy pics

Last night we swung past the opening of the ARK exhibition by Senyol, Bruce Mackay and  Justin Southey at the Bamboo Center in Johannesburg. We’re digging the work up, so go swing past to get it out. Entropy is open from 9ish to 5ish. And the shop is really cool […]

SA Painter Elmarie Lategan’s emotional consciousness

SA Painter Elmarie Lategan’s emotional consciousness

Elmaire Lateman is a South African painter. She was born in Durban in 1983 and graduated with an honours degree in fine Arts from the University of Stellenbosch in 2005. She is currently completing her Masters via Unisa. Elmarie’s latest body of work represents a shift from previously explored figurative physical surroundings to […]

Marcii Goose for everything

Marcii Goose for everything

Marcii Goosen is an artist, designer and interior monkey. Her art and design-making practice spans, diversely, over visual essays on fabric and paper, crafting intricate objects, through to producing extensive graphic stills and filmic installation projects. She has most recently been involved in the creation of the adidas Originals Three Stories event as well as […]

Camilla Grobler’s girly doodles

Camilla Grobler’s girly doodles

Camilla Grobler is a Durban girl. She studied a three-year diploma in Graphic Design at Durban University of Technology, then went on to work at Durban advertising agency Modern Museum, where she has been for almost two years. Camilla loves all things GIRL, so in her spare time you will find her baking […]

Old Mac Daddy Trailer progress

Old Mac Daddy Trailer progress

A sneak preview of what’s expected Daddy’s World (who brought you Daddy Long Legs Hotel and the Grand Daddy Hotel and Airstream Penthouse Trailer Park in Cape Town’s Long Street) is bringing some oomph to Elgin in the form of the Old Mac Daddy Luxury Trailer Park due to open […]

Lauren Beukes Book Launch

Lauren Beukes Book Launch

Lauren Beukes will be launching her new book Zoo City at the Book Lounge in Cape Town on Tuesday, 25 May. Beukes is a South African author, script writer and recovering journalist. Zoo City will be her third book published. The opening will have toys customised by designers including Joey Hifi, Am […]

Alistair Palmer – ordinary guy with big ideas

Alistair Palmer – ordinary guy with big ideas

Alistair Palmer was born in Hermanus and lives in Cape Town.  He takes inspiration from the world around him and enjoys the little things in life. He surfs, rides bicycles, and enjoys working with power tools and wood. Alistair likes beer and card games, camping, making coffee, organising things and collecting […]

Renee Rossouw – I work by hand first

Renee Rossouw – I work by hand first

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 […]

Joburg Design Collective SaysWho

Joburg Design Collective SaysWho

Take Me Somewhere Nice : A flyer designed by SaysWho for an event on a rooftop in Johannesburg. The brief was completely open. You may not have heard of the kids of SaysWho. They have not made a sex tape. They have not robbed any celebrity homes. They don’t even […]

City Slickers Exhibition

The City Slickers poster exhibition has had a successful run with the Pretoria and Durban shows over the past few months. The show is still gaining momentum on it’s journey towards London. We’re always on the lookout for more talented artists to add to the mix, so if interested in […]