Nice Magazine: An open archaeological design exploration

Having been in the design world for nearly two decades, I have identified a few simple signs that a creative company has been around for a while. The first, a collection of ageing or dead Macintoshs, usually accompanied by some sort of grumble that “they don’t make these like they used to.”. The second is […]

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: Color | Tickets now available

Happy Monday, everybody! To kick off your week on a high note, we have released tickets for this month’s CreativeMornings Johannesburg talk with Anthea Pokroy. It’s happening on Friday morning from 8.30 to 10 at the Nicework offices, and it’s our BIRTHDAY! We’ll be very sad if you don’t come. Better go grab your seat. […]

Antoni Gaudi’s 161st Birthday

The FIFA World cup has pretty much dominated this month’s google doodles, but I was delighted to find this one amongst all the bouncing soccer balls. Happy 161st Birthday Mr Antoni Gaudi! Spain’s performance in the World cup might not be a national highlight, but they can definitely be proud on the architectural front. Here’s […]

Sancal’s Factory Renovation

When it came to celebrating the company’s 40th birthday, Sancal decided to brighten up their facilities on a grand scale. The entire factory was revamped with bold colours, vinyl stickers, elaborate murals and exciting design to showcase their commitment their craft and brighten the staff’s workday. It looks like so much fun, who wouldn’t want to […]

Happy Birthday Jules Verne!

Today marks what would have been Jules Verne‘s 183rd birthday. Verne is famous for his science fiction novels including 20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea, Journey to the Centre of the Earth and Around the World in Eighty Days. To celebrate this great authors birthday today’s Google Doodle is nautically themed as an homage to […]