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The Best Thing: Heile Gänsje

Reading Time: 1 minute As part of their interviews in the latest issue of NICE Magazine, we asked our contributors what the best thing they had seen online was. Now, if you’ve been following the blog over the past two weeks, you might remember reading about Chelsea Hantken’s best thing being on some pretty risque nude photography. Doyelle Blane […]

Week’s Recap: Monday 23 February – Friday 27 February

Reading Time: 2 minutes Haven’t been able to keep up with us this week? We’ve got you covered. Catch up on anything you may have missed, right here – The Week’s Recap.   The Best Thing: Sketch Dailies Kirstin Uken turned us onto this neat little Twitter account called Sketch Dailies (@Sketch_Dailies). According to their website, “Sketch Dailies is […]

Art Fight: Alice Edy vs. Andy Wyeth

Reading Time: 1 minute Welcome to another installment of Art Fight. Our contributors this week are Alice Edy, a Cape Town based artist and illustrator, and Andy Wyeth, a Pretoria based artist. If you’d like to see more of their work, you can check out Alice’s Behance Page or Andy’s Behance Page. If you’re interested in looking at more […]

Throwback Thursday: Kevin Cooley

Reading Time: 2 minutes Throwback Thursday this week looks at Kevin Cooley, a visual artist from the United States, currently working and living in Los Angeles, who we featured in the latest issue of NICE Magazine. Through photography, video, and public installations, Kevin explores the interplay and conflicts between the natural world and the man-made world. In NICE Magazine: […]

The Best Thing: Sketch_Dailies

Reading Time: 1 minute As part of their interviews in the latest NICE Magazine, we asked our contributors what the best thing they’ve seen on the net was. Kirstin Uken turned us onto this neat little Twitter account called Sketch Dailies (@Sketch_Dailies). According to their website, “Sketch Dailies is an international community of artists who create work based on a […]

Week’s Recap: Monday 16 February – Friday 20 February

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you’ve missed out on any posts from NICE Magazine this week, you can catch up right here – The Week’s Recap. The Best Thing: DeviantARTist ‘HelloDearThomas Chelsea Hantken’s answer when asked what the best thing she’d seen online was that she came across some amazing photography by DeviantARTist ‘HelloDearThomas’. It may be a little bit […]

Art Fight: Candice Bondi vs. Luci Badenhorst

Reading Time: 2 minutes Another week gone by and another Art Fight post, just for you. This week our Art Fight contributors are two of our very own, Candice Bondi and Luci Badenhorst. We’re lucky enough to be able to see them and what they do on a daily basis; unfortunately for you, this may not be the case (unless you […]

Throwback Thursday: Kirstin Uken

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s our second Throwback Thursday post for the day. We don’t mean to overwhelm you, we just really feel that we have to share something awesome with you. The awesome something (someone) that we’re talking about is Kirstin Uken. Last year we interviewed the insanely talented Kirstin Uken as part of our Art Fight feature […]

Throwback Thursday: Nine and Three Quarters

Reading Time: 2 minutes Way, way back in 2012, we put together a little mini wishlist issue of NICE Magazine. We made compilations of the gadgets and gizmos we’d been eyeing all year (many of which still apply, if you’re looking to impress the Niceworkian in your life). We also caught up with a few creative folk to find out what projects they’re […]

Article Summary: Michelle van Aswegen

Reading Time: 1 minute Michelle van Aswegen is a  Pretoria-based photographer who takes striking, confrontational portraits that capture the unique flavour of each of her subjects. We caught up with her in the 13th issue of the NICE Magazine. In her interview, Michelle spoke about procrastination in the form of self-portraiture, her admiration of other local photographers, rock climbing, and […]