Nina is a design graduate from AAA Cape Town. Featured are two of her final year projects. The first, V//SU (vee-zoo), is a local magazine that aims to discover the small treasures and interesting characters of the often forgotten small towns of South Africa. Her second project works similarly to PostSecret […]
Celebrated South African artist Ruan Hoffman has recently been in the Netherlands creating a series of one hundred plates. Each plate is unique and handcrafted. Self-portraits make up some of the series while inspiration for the rest comes from many sources. These vary greatly with a 1660 Amsterdam city map, the effects of […]
VISI’s 52nd edition out this December is a keepsake edition and features VISI’s predicitions on the people, designs and trends that will shape 2011. It is the first in a new direction planned for the magazine by editor, Jacquie Myburgh Chemaly. The new era of VISI aims to make each magazine a […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zE8cYVwcSkc[/youtube] On their quest to unite gingers and spread the ginger love, HeartGingers arranged a ginger flash mob at Synergy Live music festival. This is how it went down.
One week until I’m officially on leave and I can already taste freedom. This is the last friday cut for the year so I hope you enjoy. Have a fantastic Festive Season and keep safe. CLICK HERE to download the Cut.
Social Contract is a South African music poster blog. They collect the latest and raddest gig posters and upload them onto their site. In doing so they have created a visual calendar of upcoming events and shows by the best local designers and illustrators. Here is a list of some of their favourites from this […]
Grolsch is hosting Casablanca Night Mischief on the 18th of December, this should be an party of epic proportions featuring the following rad acts: Nomadic orchestra (Balkan band) Honey Bee (sexy swing DJ) Charl and co (a collective DJ group) A screening of a short fim by Charl Parker will […]
As the end of the year ambushes us once again it’s time for another Avontoer. The five year old, 5 day tour shows no sign of slowing down with 10 local bands on board. Jack Parow, Tidal Waves, Isochronous, Mr Cat & the Jackal, Zinkplaat, Die Tuindwergies, Glaskas, No One’s Arc, Wrestlerish, The Pretty […]
Tank is a super simple site builder that provides beautiful template designs for the front of your website and a content-management application with easy to follow instructions for the backend. Just about anyone can use Tank and their basic services are for free. Depending on how advanced your web designing skills are you […]
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/17122554[/vimeo] The official trailer for a 26 minute short film produced by The Be Phat Motel Film Company. A retro-styled black and white genre-bender set against the backdrop of an escalating cold war, ‘Sweetheart’ sees a young housewife alone in a remote farmhouse when her family don’t return from a […]
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/16615836[/vimeo] Dustin Holmes is a BTECH student from Durban who has been developing his illustration style over the last year by designing gig posters. For this documentary-style video his friend Greg Davies spent the day in his studio capturing the screenprinting process of one of his designs. The video is entitled Artisan Screenprinting / Dustin Holmes and was […]
Raw Vision Gallery in Woodstock will be renting out the gallery space on a month to month basis from Feb next year. The space is available to artists and photographers interested in either solo or group shows. Contact Mike Fisher if you’re interested at email@example.com or contact the gallery at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marcelle Smith has combined her BA degree in visual communication with her chef’s diploma to create a unique events company, The Toast Enterprise. Toast specialises in event styling, branding, stationery and packaging. Marcelle’s ideal is to re-invent boring eating spaces and in the future wants Toast set trends in the food industry. Have a look at the […]
We featured the work of freelance graphic designer Reinier Rademan a little while ago over here. While he has been super busy rebranding Rademan Studios, he reminds us all to take a breather this holiday.
Christmas time is a time for eating, beaching (and feeling like a beached whale from all the eating), being merry, time with the family – and – the mad rush for last minute christmas shopping. If you are like me, you want to avoid the stress of running wild under […]