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Tag: South Africa
We selected 10 of the best portrait photos by Johannesburg-based Photographer, John Baloyi.
The Fak’ugesi Digital African Residency, a creative residency to support digital creatives and innovators, has announced its fifth and most expansive artist residency yet. The Residency is running from the 8th of August until the 9th of September this year. Tegan Bristow, Fak’ugesi Festival director, says that this extended Residency […]
Ogilvy Johannesburg, in partnership with Philips and The Nelson Mandela Foundation, conceived a way to turn Mandela’s legacy into a tangible action that anyone can make their own. #ShavetoRemember is an invitation to all people in South Africa and beyond, to find the Mandela within them by getting his iconic […]
Christy Chilimigras’ shockingly brilliant and brutally funny debut memoir, “Things even Gonzalez can’t fix”, was recently launched to critical acclaim. It is the story of a 24-year-old Greek South African girl, “growing up in Johannesburg in a space of pure chaos, raised by two addict parents. In reality, Christy, otherwise known […]
There are currently two exhibitions on show at the KZNSA Gallery: The first exhibition in the Mail Gallery allows you to take a trip around the world with ‘Re-stitching Culture: Indigenous Dolls of South Africa, Australia and Canada’. Encountering Countenance, ‘Re-Stitching Culture’ reclaims traditional practice, explores health and well-being, and […]
From skinning and boiling, to sculpting and moulding, Philipp Schulz shows us a day in the life of a taxidermist.
Shield and Spear, a documentary film directed by Petter Ringbom explores what it’s like to live and work as an artist in this new democracy.
Renault Argentina made this “Welcome South Africa to Argentina” ad directed at all South African rugby fans. Klipdrift, the official brandy supplier to the Springboks, was quick to respond with the ad below:
Hungry for stats? This video was developed revealing what the 6.8 million internet users in SA were up to in 2011 and how we use search engines.
Yesterday saw some awesome tributes to the Black Tuesday protests and since, brands like Playboy have been jumping on the band wagon. Here is a collection of responses.
Kings of the tactical print ad and Nando’s advertising agency Black River FC had already come up with a response to Julius Malema’s suspension by yesterday evening.
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/25315198[/vimeo] An entirely independent film crew are busying themselves on the production of the official feature documentary called un•earthed exploring potential hydraulic fracturing in South Africa. Shooting has commenced in South Africa and, in June 2011, the crew will spend time in the United States in search of more […]
Greeting cards with a difference. Growing Paper produces handmade cards with a twist: the paper used for the greeting cards is embedded with flower seeds. So, you can plant your card in a sunny spot, water it and watch your written words come to life. The handmade paper is made […]
Another in the series of Nando’s World Cup ads.