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#CannesLions2018: Product Design Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Product Design Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Product Design Lions shortlist has been released...

2 days ago

Cannes Lions 2018 Design Lions Grand Prix winner: 'Trash Isles' by AMVBBDO, Plastic Oceans and LadBible for 'Trash Isles'.
#CannesLions2018: Design Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 19 June with the 2018 Cannes Design Lions announced during the Communication award ceremony, with SA bringing home a Bronze Lion...

3 days ago

#CannesLions2018: Design Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Design Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Design Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing a single entry make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018...

18 Jun 2018

Jonathan Liebmann, founder and CEO of Propertuity. Image supplied.
Urban renewal: The physical manifestation of innovative thinking

A powerful lesson in how to turn vision into reality...

By Gil Sperling 15 Jun 2018

Ioulia Bolchakova © –
#YouthMonth: Tips to avoid working overtime, enhance your creative flow

Young workers often struggle with work-life balance. You're looking to prove yourself as you're literally the new kid on the block at work, but that doesn't have to result in endless overtime - even in the creative industries...

By Leigh Andrews 7 Jun 2018

FCB Joburg designer selected to study for Masters in Sweden
FCB Joburg designer selected to study for Masters in Sweden

An FCB Joburg designer, Nontokozo Tshabalala, has beaten out 20,000 applicants to join nine other young South Africans to be awarded a Sweden Institute Study Scholarship (SSIS)...

Issued by FCB Africa 7 Jun 2018

A Cannes Lions-themed Jason Xenopoulos.
#CannesLions2018: "Drink thirstily from this creative oasis of inspiration" - Jason Xenopoulos

Jason Xenopoulos, global chief vision officer and EMEA CCO at VML - explains his role this year as Cannes Titanium Lions juror...

By Leigh Andrews 7 Jun 2018

Designing the future of self-adapting sportswear using bacteria
Designing the future of self-adapting sportswear using bacteria

Puma and MIT Design Lab have been collaborating on a research project that looks at how bacteria can be used within sportswear design to improve performance and sustainability...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 5 Jun 2018

Porky Hefer presents endangered species project at Design Miami/Basil
Porky Hefer presents endangered species project at Design Miami/Basil

From 12 to 17 June 2018, SFA Advisory and Southern Guild will present a unique project by renowned South African artist Porky Hefer at Design Miami/Basel.

4 Jun 2018

#Newsmaker: Adrian Miller, ECD at Riverbed
#Newsmaker: Adrian Miller, ECD at Riverbed

Having consulted for Riverbed since the beginning of the year, the agency recently made Adrian Miller's appointment official as ECD...

By Jessica Tennant 1 Jun 2018

Chivas Dubai Edition Pack
Chivas Dubai Edition Pack

Berge Farrell acquired a bespoke design brief for Pernod Ricard Travel Retail, a Chivas Dubai Edition pack for their 12YO bottle...

Issued by Berge Farrell 1 Jun 2018

What's seen and what's said
What's seen and what's said

Within the complex world of advertising, what's really doing the selling: the image or the copy? The reality is that both play an integral part in the selling process for almost every piece of design and campaign. So wherein lies the invisible harmony between eye-catching imagery and cleverly written copy?

By Nick de Beer 25 May 2018

#AfricaMonth: Beware - Africa's brand growth comes with counterfeiting challenges
#AfricaMonth: Beware - Africa's brand growth comes with counterfeiting challenges

Africa is an ideal market for brand holders and counterfeiters as growth in brand investment creates demand...

By Vanessa Ferguson 25 May 2018

Short courses - Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography
Short courses - Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography

Expand your creative and marketing skills through short courses on offer at the Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography...

Issued by Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography 24 May 2018

Moonsamy captions this, 'Live from Grid'.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Wade Moonsamy

This #AfricaMonth, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Wade Moonsamy, senior designer at Grid Worldwide, currently ranked as top designer in Africa and the Middle East based on the most recent Loeries rankings...

By Leigh Andrews 23 May 2018

USIBA Creative and Cultural Industries Awards launches
USIBA Creative and Cultural Industries Awards launches

The inaugural USIBA Creative and Cultural Industries Awards, which takes place on 31 May at Emperors' Palace, Johannesburg, has been launched...

23 May 2018

SA's first homegrown 0.0% alcohol beer
SA's first homegrown 0.0% alcohol beer

AB InBev South Africa worked with Berge Farrell to create Castle Free, the first zero-alcohol beer to be brewed in South Africa...

Issued by Berge Farrell 22 May 2018

Kaylee Germann and Prince Zwane are both from the Johannesburg-based agency, Publicis.
Cinemark Young Lions: Two different perspectives create broader outlook

Juanita Pienaar chats to graphic designer, Prince Zwane and copywriter, Kaylee Germann from Publicis who have won SA's Cinemark Young Lions competition...

By Juanita Pienaar 21 May 2018

Mexican library recognised as one of the best in the world
Mexican library recognised as one of the best in the world

The Tecnológico de Monterrey new Main Library has been recognised in the Library Interior Design Awards 2018 as "The Best Academic Library in the World" in the over 30,000ft2 category...

18 May 2018

The new Norval Foundation and why we should care about South African art
The new Norval Foundation and why we should care about South African art

The recently opened Norval Foundation in the Cape Town suburb of Steenberg offers a proud, new public resource and new levels of excellence in the curation and display of South African and African visual art.

By Terry Levin 16 May 2018

Entries open for 2019 PPC Imaginarium Awards
Entries open for 2019 PPC Imaginarium Awards

Entries are now open for the 2019 PPC Imaginarium Awards in South Africa and Zimbabwe...

15 May 2018

#AfricaMonth: The authentic design stories of Thandazani Nofingxana
#AfricaMonth: The authentic design stories of Thandazani Nofingxana

At only 21 years of age, Thandazani Nofingxana - a fashion and textile designer and one of the 2018 Design Indaba Top 40 Emerging Creatives - has already established a strong design aesthetic that draws from his culture and experience as a young African man.

By Ruth Cooper 14 May 2018

Wutopia Lab designs magical restaurant for kids in China
Wutopia Lab designs magical restaurant for kids in China

Shanghai's Wutopia Lab was commissioned by Aranya to renovate part of its club house into a restaurant for kids in Qinhuangdao, China...

14 May 2018

Content is the lifeblood of digital signage
Content is the lifeblood of digital signage

With the digital signage market becoming more saturated and competitive, and as consumers place more stock in mobile options for information delivery, it becomes imperative that a premium is placed on content that is both engaging and memorable...

By Andrew Ridl 11 May 2018

I own the copyright of my tattoo... don't I?
I own the copyright of my tattoo... don't I?

From the grunge metal singer in your local bar to the CEO of a fortune 500 company, tattoos have become commonplace in modern society, but have you ever stopped to think about who owns the copyright to your inked art...?

By Rob Richardson 9 May 2018

Lauren Bloom is a junior designer at Superunion in Johannesburg.
#OneShow2018: SA's bronze student campaign winner

Lauren Bloom and the AAA School of Advertising CT have been awarded 2 Bronze Cubes at The One Club for Creativity Student ADC awards...

By Ann Nurock 9 May 2018

The 'breath expert' gets a new look
The 'breath expert' gets a new look

Berge Farrell has revealed a fresh new look and design for the two Mondelez sugar-free mint flavours: improved Eliminator and new Green Mint...

Issued by Berge Farrell 4 May 2018

Vote with Your Tote project. Image supplied.
NYC artists design totes highlighting the importance of reducing plastic waste

NYC bodega owners and artists have launched a project to design totes highlighting the importance of reducing plastic waste and to send a message to the governor that New York needs a bag fee - not just a bag ban...

2 May 2018

Bain's forges ahead with a distinctive new look
Bain's forges ahead with a distinctive new look

Packaging experts Just Design first optimised Bain's Cape Mountain Whisky's existing strengths, taking inspiration from Bain's Kloof valley and the endemic mountain leopard...

Issued by Just Design 30 Apr 2018

Account win for Berge Farrell
Account win for Berge Farrell

Berge Farrell has won Unilever's star performer - Aromat - in a competitive pitch for the packaging upgrade...

Issued by Berge Farrell 30 Apr 2018

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