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 […]

The Best Thing: DeviantARTist ‘HelloDearThomas’

Reading Time: 2 minutes “What’s the best thing you’ve found online?”  That’s what we asked contributors of NICE Magazine: Contrast and Contradiction. We’ve taken some of their answers and turned them into a weekly set of posts. Enjoy. Today’s post comes to you as a result of Chelsea Hantken’s answer. When asked what the best thing she’d seen online was, Chelsea […]

Week’s Recap: Monday 09 February – Friday 13 February

Reading Time: 2 minutes Haven’t had the time to keep up with posts from NICE Magazine: Contrast & Contradiction this week? We’ll help you catch up. It’s a recap of the past week with handy little links to the content you may be interested in. So, without further ado, we bring to you, the Week’s Recap.   The Best Thing: The […]

Art Fight: Gerhard Human vs Kirstin Uken

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hello and welcome to the next installment of Art Fight Art Fight is one of the new features to come out of NICE Magazine: Contrast & Contradiction. As you might know by now, the page is split in half and each artist creates their own image. We then take those images and pit them against […]

Article Summary: Doyelle Blane Muise

Reading Time: < 1 minute Doyelle Blane Muise is a London-based photographer who works with still and moving imagery. She compiles the photographs she captures in collages, resulting in an evocative, sometimes risque final product. Doyelle does this to capture the things that she finds beautiful, showing people the world from her point of view. If you like the world from Doyelle’s point of […]

The Best Thing: The Dog from Pompeii

Reading Time: 2 minutes In case you missed our post last week Monday, we have a new set of posts that will be taking place over the next few Mondays. These posts are called ‘The Best Thing’ and are taken from NICE Magazine: Contrast & Contradiction. One of the questions we asked contributors of the latest NICE Magazine was “What’s […]

Week’s Recap: Monday 02 February – Friday 06 February

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you’ve had a really busy week and haven’t had the time to keep up with posts from NICE Magazine: Contrast & Contradiction, then this post is just for you. It’s a quick catch up of the past week with handy little links to the content you may be interested in. The Best Thing: Cool Capital […]

Art Fight: Renate van Rensburg vs. Ruschka du Toit

Reading Time: 2 minutes So, in case you didn’t know this yet, it’s FRIDAY! For you this may mean two days of freedom; for us it means presenting you with our second Art Fight post, because we love you and we’re committed to sharing interesting content from NICE Magazine: Contrast & Contradiction with you. In case you missed it last […]

Throwback Thursday: Gerhard Human

Reading Time: 2 minutes Here’s a little Throwback Thursday for you. We had the fantastic Gerhard Human featured in the latest NICE Magazine. His illustrations are gritty, and his use of colour and movement is striking. You can see a few of them in the Art Fight editorial in NICE Magazine: Contrast & Contradiction. Here’s the throwback part – […]