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Woolworths Design Resource Guide

Woolworths Design Resource Guide

Woolworths, together with the Western Cape Education Department, Sappi and Design Indaba, are making sure South African high school students are being exposed to the very best in local and international design with their Making the Difference Through Design programme.

Beijing Opera Pop-Up

Beijing Opera Pop-Up

As a build up to The Secret Festival, various pop-up restaurants will be opening at Church. This week’s pop-up is Cape Town creative Yang Zhao’s most recent project, Beijing Opera.

Paul Ward for Paris

Paul Ward for Paris

Upside down portraits, motorbike pickpockets and a sense of humour feature in these anything but ordinary shoots by Paul Ward for Paris magazine.

Dear Me by Daniel Ting Chong

Dear Me by Daniel Ting Chong

Dear Me is an all-day brasserie, deli and event space that opened last year in Cape Town. The designer behind the brand identity and design collateral is Daniel Ting Chong.

The President Agency launches new magazine – Paris

The President Agency launches new magazine – Paris

The President, local design firm based in Cape Town and recently expanded to South America, has launched a new magazine in its stable called Paris – fading like a childhood memory. The President is no stranger to the publishing world, having produced titles like MK’s Bruce Lee Magazine and Menu, […]

Toffie Food Festival – coming soon!

Toffie Food Festival – coming soon!

Exciting news from Toffie: South African foodies are in for a weekend packed with surprises at the first Toffie Food Festival and Conference, which takes place at the Cape Town City Hall from Saturday 3 until Sunday 4 September.

The official TOFFIE press release

The official TOFFIE press release

All you could possibly want to know about the TOFFIE popular culture festival happening in March this year, straight from The President’s mouth: From 24 to 26 March 2011, Cape Town will see the latest and greatest of South African and international pop culture packed into presentations, exhibitions, workshops and […]

CHURCH

CHURCH

In what is possibly the coolest news we’ve heard all year, The President is opening a new design store called CHURCH. The shop will stock a selection of international and local items, including Comme des Garcons perfumes, Jorge Alderete prints, The President’s own merchandise, some international magazines and books, fresh […]

Smirnoff Vodka Package Designs

Smirnoff Vodka Package Designs

Check out these custom madeĀ  Smirnoff package designs by artists (from L to R): Bison, Jordan Metcalf, the President , One Horse Town , Dylan Jones. Works of art with Vodka in, awesome!

Win Tickets: TOFFIE Festival

Win Tickets: TOFFIE Festival

The Toffie Festival is hosted in Cape Town from the 26th-28th of March and is a multi-day pop-culture fiesta. Hosted by design agency The President, it promises to be an exciting mix of music, fashion, street lifestyle and other sub-pop-culture elements that pop up on the radar now and again. […]

Toffie Popular Culture Festival

Toffie Popular Culture Festival

Early next year The President is bringing together the best of the design world for a 3 day Popular Culture Festival. The following speakers have already been confirmed, but the list just seems to be growing: * eBoy (Canada, Berlin) * Kim Jones, Head Creative Director, Alfred Dunhill (UK) * […]

Pics from GuitarHero Champs

Pics from GuitarHero Champs

Every week or so The President hosts the Guitar Hero evening featuring some of South Africa’s leading band members twiddling their fingers on the guitars. Check out the Facebook fanpage, or click through for some more pics.