The Design Indaba party, in the past an exclusive event reserved for VIPs, speakers and delegates, sees a change this year. The party, sponsored by Grolsch, is open to one and all with tickets selling at R100. The line-up includes Spoek Mathambo & Mshini Wam, Soft Touch Operation, Unsound System, […]
Toitoy and Kidrobot present a show of custom Munny’s to celebrate the opening of Toitoy’s new store. Taking place tonight at Toitoy in 49 Kloof Street @ 6pm. Come down and show your support! I WANT YOUR MUNNY will showcase 20 of South Africa’s top artists doing what they do […]
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/19475041[/vimeo] Starting out in the 3D animation industry in 1993, Cape Town based Character Matters Animation Studios has been advancing ever since, creating lovable digitized characters, that we love. Managing director Chris Schoultz tells us “Hooked” is our latest animated short. The work was intended to refine our production methods […]
Lauren Redman graduated with Honours in Graphic Design from the AAA School of Advertising in 2009. During the year between then and now she could be spotted photographing children and sport in New York. Lauren also spent some time interning at both Room 13 Design Studio and House & Leisure […]
Breaking news: BrandsEye launches Version 2 of their software this week. The Online Reputation Management (ORM) software has been heavily upgraded with an advanced HTML5 interface, full sentiment automation and integrated team workflow for social CRM. Having been in Alpha testing with select clients for a few weeks it will be […]
Calling all Capetonians who live above the second floor: Timmy Henny needs your help. Timmy is busy shooting a pro bono project to create a video that makes Cape Town look miniature. To be a little more clear – I basically use a tilt and shift lens (which blurs the […]
[vimeo]http://www.vimeo.com/19170189[/vimeo] Green Renaissance is a division of African Renaissance Productions, and specializes in dealing with environmental issues and other green-machine related films. This film deals with the terrible act of rhino poaching, in which poachers seek the Black Rhino for its horn. “The critically endangered black rhino continued to expand […]
Whether it be for their inspirational cooking, their fashion sense or their meticulous attention to detail in the automotive arena, you got to love the Italians for something. The creative powerhouse that is Leo Burnett has created an info-graphic designed to celebrate Alfa Romeo’s heritage on their 100 year anniversary. […]
With great pleasure we bring you this week’s best posters. We stand in awe of some of the work done for gigs and events these days. Thank you designers for inspiring us. Posters curated by Social Contract.
[vimeo]http://www.vimeo.com/17485090[/vimeo] Silver Bullet Productions have been producing some amazing videos of inspirational quality since 2001. Here is another example that highlights Cape Town and promotes a Push! Don’t Pollute theme. You can view more visual creations by Silver Bullet HERE.
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rwk7JIovHrA[/youtube] New advert for Kia, any idea who’dunnit?
Came across this work yesterday done by Copywriter Dylan Rohleder and Art Director/photographer Danielle Clough while students at Red and Yellow last year. The campaign is a self-initiated one for clothing company American Apparel. After some research, Dylan and Danielle found American Apparel to be the 2nd most trusted brand […]
franc. a creative consulting, branding, brand building, strategy, design, art direction, spatial design and more studio recently designed these posters for a Meat & Beer day/workshop organised by Bill Riley & Co and &Union. For more from franc. follow the link.
SALON/ is an Amsterdam based initiative that was first launched in July 2010 in the Netherlands. Following its success, ‘SALON/locale’ launches in Cape Town from the 19th to 26th of February 2011 brought to us by CMK1. The event maintains the theme of previous SALON/ events which aim to showcase […]
Design Indaba magazine is bringing us a film festival due to open on the 18th of Feb and run until the end of the Indaba expo on the 27th of Feb. The Filmfest promises to show the most interesting and thought-provoking design films. Headlining the festival, which will have two […]