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#YouthMonth: Radarboy on data art, creative coding and 'un-design'
#YouthMonth: Radarboy on data art, creative coding and 'un-design'

Not your typical creative, South African George 'Radarboy' Gally explains how he made the leap from creative director to teaching creative coding workshops across the world and working on data sculpture projects. He also shares advice for anyone out there looking to tap into their quirky talents...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Jun 2018

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Package and Product Design grand jury announced for NYF Advertising Awards
Package and Product Design grand jury announced for NYF Advertising Awards

The members of the 2018 Package and Product Design Live Session grand jury has been announced by the New York Festivals (NYF) International Advertising Awards...

23 Feb 2018

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Young Ones Design Brief launched by The One Club, PartnersGlobal and United Nations
Young Ones Design Brief launched by The One Club, PartnersGlobal and United Nations

The One Club for Creativity, global peace organisation PartnersGlobal and the United Nations' Together initiative have joined forces to launch the first Young Ones Design Brief...

16 Feb 2018

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The Give Art Life book by Cullinan for client Absa L'Atelier.
"Financial advertising is far from boring": Cullinan SA on their Midas Award wins

While the advertising industry is cluttered with award shows, the Midas Awards that recognise the world's best financial advertising are ones to watch as this form of brand messaging is aimed at gaining the rarest kind of consumer trust imaginable. Here's how SA's own Cullinan agency recently proved its weight in gold...

By Leigh Andrews 15 Feb 2018

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Aerosol, dispensing, beauty packaging leaders to gather at ADF&PCD in March
Aerosol, dispensing, beauty packaging leaders to gather at ADF&PCD in March

Unilever, Beiersdorf, Coty, SC Johnson, Henkel, and Edgewell are some of the major brands set to attend Aerosol & Dispensing Forum and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design Shanghai 2018...

28 Dec 2017

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How Ikea used affordable and innovative design to transform the homes of everyday consumers
How Ikea used affordable and innovative design to transform the homes of everyday consumers

For decades, Ikea has filled homes across the world with bookcases, beds, cardboard boxes and countless tea lights...

By Dan Lewis 22 Nov 2017

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SJ Myeza is one of the winners of One Club's Young Guns 15.
SA's SJ Myeza announced as a One Club Young Guns 15 winner!

Among the winners announced for the One Club's Young Guns 15 is South African filmmaker SJ Myeza from 7Films...

2 Nov 2017

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Clio Awards announce "Of-the-Year" finalists
Clio Awards announce "Of-the-Year" finalists

The top finalists for the "Of-the-Year" awards to be presented at the 2017 Clio Entertainment Awards have been announced...

20 Oct 2017

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Kevin Swanepoel, CEO of The One Club for Creativity © .
The ADC 97th Annual Awards open for entries

The One Club for Creativity has announced the call for entries for the ADC 97th Annual Awards as well as a new tiered pricing structure and a couple of category changes...

17 Oct 2017

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Google’s Creative Lab, Steve Vranakis is the new D&AD president.
Google's Steve Vranakis appointed as new D&AD president

Steve Vranakis, ECD of Google Creative Lab, begins his tenure as the new president of D&AD...

10 Oct 2017

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Pentawards 2017 - best of global packaging
Pentawards 2017 - best of global packaging

The world's best product packaging was displayed at the Pentawards 2017 in Barcelona this past week...

27 Sep 2017

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The Red Dot Design Museum Essen in Germany ©
Red Dot Award: Communication Design selects 67 winners

Agencies, designers and companies from 50 countries entered their works in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017...

11 Aug 2017

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#Loeries2017: Jury president jabber with Pum Lefebure
#Loeries2017: Jury president jabber with Pum Lefebure

I chatted to the four recently revealed international jury presidents for the Loeries. Next up is Pum Lefebure, co-founder and chief creative officer of Design Army in Washington, DC...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Jun 2017

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Sir Lucian Grainge is Cannes Lions Media Person of the Year 2017

Cannes Lions Media honours Sir Lucian Grainge as their Media Person of the Year 2017 at the annual festival...

3 May 2017

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Images from Open Design CT’s World Design Day 2017 event.
How to make every day World Design Day in SA

World Design Day is all about exploring and enhancing natural creativity and planting small seeds on change in collectively designing a more human-friendly and inclusive society for all...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Apr 2017

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World Design Day's youth focus

Celebrate World Design Day 2017 on 27 April...

19 Apr 2017

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#OneShow2017: Design finalists revealed!
#OneShow2017: Design finalists revealed!

Finalists in the 'design' category have been revealed for One Show 2017 with five SA entries making the grade...

12 Apr 2017