Thieve Moerse Monday

Thieve Moerse Monday

In case you haven’t already heard, local Cape Town band Thieve have come up with a way to spread the holiday cheer while at the same time promoting their upcoming album. Kind of stolen from Kanye West’s Good Friday, they present to you Moerse Monday. They’ll be releasing 4 free tracks, 1 […]

Motion Design by Joelle Snaith

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycQi6ZWc5GY[/youtube] Joelle Snaith is a Cape Town based designer and programmer. Her most recent work has been creating audio reactive visuals for 3 promo videos for “Scatter – Various Artists” out on Algorythm Recordings. The videos are used as teasers that the label uploads online to promote the tracks as well as being […]

Capitec – Live Free

Capitec – Live Free

The above is a new campaign created by combining the expertise of four companies that are all part of The King James Group. The companies credited are new social media specialists +one, Atmosphere PR, Hammer Live events and Mnemonic web design agency. The project just launched is an ongoing one for Capitec Bank called Live Free. In […]

Fridays@4: The Google Beatbox

Fridays@4: The Google Beatbox

1. Go to translate.google.com 2. Set language to German to German 3. Paste in “pv zk bschk pv zk pv bschk zk pv zk bschk pv zk pv bschk zk bschk pv bschk bschk pv kkkkkkkkkk bschk” 4. Press Listen Thanks loveandhate.

You’re the Hero – Virgin Mobile campaign

You’re the Hero – Virgin Mobile campaign

This is the latest online campaign for Virgin Mobile SA by interactive agency, CLARITY. You register on the site to upload your made up super hero name and photo. These can be as creative as you like, think wild costumes and even wilder poses. The competition ends on January 31st […]

Brotherhood of the Immaculate Pixel

Brotherhood of the Immaculate Pixel

Adrian Grant-Smith is a Joburg-based digital retoucher. His studio is called Digital Perception Retouching Studio. Lately, he has been collaborating with Urban Monk a studio based in Sydney. Together they make up Brotherhood of the Immaculate Pixel, a small, high-end image making facility, doing 3D for print as well as retouching. […]

The Butcher’s FRIDAY CUT!

You gotta love this song based on the music video alone. It reminds me of a Wes Anderson movie. All in all it’s a little cheesy but then again Johann suggested it so there you go. It’s addictively (is that even a word?) happy so I hope you enjoy it […]

Student print ad for Land Rover Defender

Student print ad for Land Rover Defender

We recently featured a print ad for the Land Rover Defender by ad agency Y&R over here. This is a group of students’ interpretation of the same brand and product. The designer on the project, Matthew Jay, tells us a bit about the concept, “Most Land Rover ads focus on […]

Oerknal gestalt 1.1 Mixed Media on Fabriano (200grm) 105cm x 144cm

Graduate Series: Hilde Alet Malan

Hilde is a 4th Year Graduate at the University of Stellenbosch. This body of work, undertaken this year, has its roots in her previous three years of Fine Art studio practice. She tells us about her process and style, “Originally I worked with natural forms found in botanical subjects and […]

3D-animated Christmas campaign for Checkers

3D-animated Christmas campaign for Checkers

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oiQiZMWgMWw[/youtube] This Christmas campaign for Checkers is by independent through-the-line agency, Ninety9cents with the 3-D animated TV and cinema ad crafted by Masters & Savant Worldwide.

Call for Illustrators for UCT’s SAX Appeal

Call for Illustrators for UCT’s SAX Appeal

UCT’s RAG (Remember and Give) is busy putting together their annual SAX Appeal. The satirical magazine is Cape Town’s biggest student-run publication and is sold by the students around the city to raise money for SHAWCO (Student Health and Welfare Centres Organisation). This year they’re aiming to sell more editions […]

And Friends exhibition this Friday

And Friends exhibition this Friday

Paul Senyol, Justin Southey and Bruce Mackay invite you to a one-night-only exhibition in our studio. Featuring artwork and live music by our friends: SamJam Ships to Norway MissJoon Michael Tymbios Andrew Breitenberg Debbie Turner Dylan Jones & Family Mareli Esterhuizen Nadia Kruger Juan Voges Decibel Audio 10 December from […]

Conduit Exhibit this Friday

Conduit Exhibit this Friday

Conduit will be having an exhibition of non commercial works produced at Conduit Studios. The exhibit starts on 10 Dec and runs till 10 Jan – please join us for an opening on Friday at Yourstruly Cafe on Long Street at 17h00.