CreativeMornings: Michelle Constant on Change

Reading Time: 2 minutes With CreativeMornings’ worldwide theme for March being Change, we thought it would be a great idea to invite an upstanding citizen of South Africa’s creative industry to be our speaker. Michelle Constant is currently writing her MA on the transformative value of the arts in corporative sectors and will be sharing her perspective on change with us.   …

CreativeMornings: Ahmed Tilly on Ethics

Reading Time: 2 minutes With CreativeMornings’ worldwide theme for February being Ethics, we thought it would be a great idea to invite an upstanding citizen of South Africa’s creative industry to be our speaker. A man who considers his greatest achievement to be creating award-winning work without once doing a scam ad, Ahmed Tilly is the perfect fit. Ahmed Tilly …

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: Ethics

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ethics is a branch of philosophy that deals with systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct. Ethics seeks to resolve questions of human morality by defining concepts such as good and evil. Though they are sometimes broad and largely dependent on the state of a society at a particular time, ethics are present in …

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: 2015 Review

Reading Time: 6 minutes It’s been a busy year for CreativeMornings Johannesburg. We hosted ten talks in total, only missing out on two themes – Climate (February) and Time (December). Our speakers were photographers, agency founders, directors, designers, comedians, and artists. They provided us with some amazing insights and commentary on the state of their respective industries, South Africa, …

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: 2015 in Pictures

Reading Time: 3 minutes CreativeMornings Johannesburg hosted ten talks at six different venues in 2015. We think some of our best talks took place in the past twelve months – our speakers provided us with some amazing insights into their lives, some even giving us a little bit of advice taken from their experiences. We thought it would be …

Handy Illustrative Layering Techniques

Reading Time: 2 minutes Joe Waldron currently lives and works in Bristol, UK as a freelance illustrator. He has a Monday treat for you in the form of beautifully composed illustrations. Take a look at his technique, using layering of different illustrated elements and textures to create an interesting layout. I have to say (although not hugely relevant) that …

The New Bottom Line

Reading Time: 2 minutes Casey Gerald is a co-founder and the CEO of MBAs Across America, a national movement in the United States of America. Through MBAs Across America, MBAs and entrepreneurs work together to revitalize their country.   In his CreativeMornings talk, Casey speaks about how MBAs across America came to be and why we should ‘give a damn’, …

Seth Godin: Getting the work you want

Reading Time: 2 minutes Seth Godin. Maybe you’ve heard of him, maybe you haven’t. If you haven’t, I’m sure he wouldn’t be offended; here’s why:   If you haven’t heard of him, here’s a little bit of background. Seth Godin is a successful author (17 bestsellers), entrepreneur, marketer, and public speaker. Seth Godin spoke at CreativeMornings/NYC in 2014. In his …

The Gauteng Sansui Summer Cup

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Gauteng Sansui Summer Cup is an occasion bound to have you on the edge of your seat. Saddle up, reign your anticipation in and prepare for one of the grandest events of the year. Be sure to race book your tickets before they are sold out, for the cheering, dirt, food, fashion, racing and …

CreativeMornings – Shock

Reading Time: < 1 minute This month’s theme, Shock, was sharply illustrated  by Yeji Yun, showing sheer success in shameless typography. Our partner shout-out this month goes to none other than the show stopping Shutterstock. Be sure not to miss this talk, Joburg, for we have a speaker bound to knock your socks off, leaving shivers down your spine! Who is he? Find out …