KDD-Dark-Blue

Roaming the American Wilderness

Reading Time: 4 minutes Willem Van Den Heever is an independent filmmaker, photographer and traveler from Pretoria, South Africa. He began his film-making career in 2011 while still in high school. He graduated with a Bachelors degree in Film Arts in 2015 from The Open Window Institute of Film Arts in Centurion, Pretoria. His first film, Coffee (2013), gained international […]

CreativeMornings: FAKA on Broken

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Introducing our June CreativeMornings speaker: FAKA – a local art duo working through performance art, as an archival project documenting the experiences of young black queer creatives locally. FAKA is a cultural movement established by best friends Thato Ramaisa and Buyani Duma (who go by the stage names Fela Gucci and Desire Marea). Thato describes himself as […]

Roger Ballen: Asylum of the Birds

Reading Time: 1 minute Last year, Roger Ballen collaborated with director Ben Crossman to create a launch film for his monograph, Asylum of the Birds. The film brings a new dimension to the world Ballen explores through his photographs. You can watch the film below, or purchase Asylum of the Birds right here.   To find out more about Roger Ballen’s upcoming talk […]

Reasons to be Creative Festival

Reading Time: 2 minutes Reasons To Be Creative is a conference for creatives to discuss the best in art, design, code and inspiration over three days and allow creatives of all kinds to network and explore other aspects of creativity. As a unique way to introduce the speakers, live footage was filmed to present each of the speakers with a […]

Vitaminwater ” It ” Global Campaign

Reading Time: 2 minutes Combining the use of hand-made stop animation elements, 3D animation, slow-motion capture and bright sparkly thingies, LeoBurnett crafted a mixed media masterpiece for VitaminWater, reflecting its brand’s bright colours and playful attitude. via Behance

Virxilio Vieitez & Robert Adams Photographs

Reading Time: 2 minutes Virxilio Vieitez is a Spanish photographer-  He carried out commissioned works, particularly intended for Galicians who had emigrated to Argentina, Mexico and Venezuela and wished to keep a visual record of their families in Galicia. Robert Adams is a photographer-  these are examples of his exhibitions, he documented the back roads of the US in the 60s […]

Joaquin Phoenix falls in love with a computer in “Her”

Reading Time: 1 minute It is very hard not to make jokes about “stiffies” and “floppies” because it will show my age… but check out this new movie from Spike Jonze that explores the relationship between humans and technology. You will also  (unfortunately) not be able to lay eyes on Scarlett Johansson, since she is just voice acting as Hal […]