Tag: cape town

Canal View of Battery Park at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town
Architecture, Design

Battery Park: Cape Town’s latest Architectural Development at the V&A Waterfront

dhk Architects’ latest project is an Urban Park at the renowned tourist attraction, the V&A Waterfront, which has historic architectural significance, containing the remnants of one of Cape Town’s oldest structures, the Amsterdam Battery constructed in 1781. In case you were wondering where the names comes from – various elements of the […]

OH OK x Hokey Poke Collaboration – ‘The Misadventures of The Culinary Misfits’
Cape Town, Photography

OH OK x Hokey Poke Collaboration – ‘The Misadventures of The Culinary Misfits’

Clothing label and multi-disciplinary brand, OH OK and South Africa’s first poke bar and take-away, Hokey Poke have come together on a collaboration, ‘The Misadventures of The Culinary Misfits’ which launched at Hokey Poke’s store at Cape Town’s First Thursdays in September. The collaboration consists of 20 limited edition velour […]

First independent DIY book fair in Africa hosted at AVA
Africa, Books, Cape Town, Comics, Events, Uncategorized, Writing

First independent DIY book fair in Africa hosted at AVA

The first independent DIY book fair in Africa was hosted at The Association for Visual Arts (AVA) in collaboration with artist Jared Aufrichtig. The event formed part of the ending of the AVA’s winter production: Com!cs.   With free admission, live music and a laid-back atmosphere it encouraged Capetonians to […]

Gert Rautenbach Purveys Emotion Through Pencil Sketches
Art, Cape Town, Design, Illustration, Other, Something Else, Writing

Gert Rautenbach Purveys Emotion Through Pencil Sketches

Gert Rautenbach is an Afrikaans blogger and artist who has taken a foray into pencil art. His concept is simple – he creates simple pencil sketches of everyday objects and experiences. This Cape Town-based artist’s simplistic sketches purvey an unimposing emotional experience. Through the minor colouring combined with simple line sketches, […]

Street Food Festival Launches SFF Loves The Month Before The Festival
Campaigns, Cape Town, Events, Food, Food and Beverages, Joburg, PR, Uncategorized

Street Food Festival Launches SFF Loves The Month Before The Festival

The annual Street Food Festival is returning for the 5th time to celebrate street food in all of its glory. From custodians of South African street food culture, to those who have settled here bringing tastes of home with them, or even food trucks making foods inspired by the streets […]

Cape Town’s Design and Innovation District Gets Creative Injection
Business, Cape Town, Digital, Interviews, News, Saatchi & Saatchi

Cape Town’s Design and Innovation District Gets Creative Injection

500 creative minds, 14 agencies, An Open Source Office Space for Publicis Groupe Publicis Groupe’s fourteen Cape-based agencies have chosen the East City Precinct as their new home. The agencies and the nearly 500 creative souls that staff them are migrating under one roof with the aim of encouraging collaboration […]

LIVE ART Festival Returns – Save the Date – Cape Town 1-16 Sept 2018
Art, Cape Town, Events, News

LIVE ART Festival Returns – Save the Date – Cape Town 1-16 Sept 2018

International LIVE ART Festival Returns Save the Date for Africa’s Greatest Performance Art Platform The Institute for Creative Arts (ICA) announced the dates for the international LIVE ART Festival showcasing a gathering of some of the most influential artists from across the continent and around the world. Get ready for […]

Strawberry Moon –  Owethu Okuhle Mtya (OhGooch) releases his first EP.
Music, Uncategorized

Strawberry Moon –  Owethu Okuhle Mtya (OhGooch) releases his first EP.

Freshly-dropped album from Gemini Major & Patoranking collaborator – OhGooch. Gugulethu-born Owethu, known as OhGooch in music circles, has long been considered a succesful all-rounder. He is known for his talents as a music producer, song writer, vocalist and more recently, a qualified sound engineer. Owethu previously wrote and sang […]