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.
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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.
August is Women’s Month in SA so we’re chatting to women in inspiring roles in the creative industry. Hannerie Visser is the co-founder of The President design studio, here’s our Q&A with her…
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 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, 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, […]
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.
Here is our experience of this year’s Toffie Pop Culture Festival in pictures. A very inspiring 3 days, take a look for yourselves.
Read on for a full schedule of the goings on at this year’s Toffie Festival. toffiepop.blogspot.com
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 […]
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 […]
Check out these custom made 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!
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. […]
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) * […]
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.