Softness

Reading Time: 2 minutes Pablo Alfieri is the creative mind behind Playful. He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He started the career of Graphic Design to become an Art & Motion Director, after 4 years of hard work in amazing studios. In 2010 he founded with Mariano Farias one of the best Motion Studios from Argentina: Plenty. After more […]

My ‘Type’ of Summer!

Reading Time: 2 minutes Madrilenian art director, Yonito Tanu has captured the spirit of Summer in such a lovely way that all you can do is nod in agreement. With the help of Jessica Chapiness, his Summer Vibes project sets out to capture words-of-summer in an exciting and nostalgic way. Something makes me feel like you need to get yourself a cool ice tea and a […]

Oreo Pop-up Café Launch

Reading Time: 2 minutes This sugar-coated event was one bustling with people of all shapes, sizes and careers each with one thing in common; the amount of Oreo treats, entertainment and activities had every guest’s childhood alter ego bouncing off the walls. In the true spirit of ‘play with Oreo’,  Candice Mullins from Plato Communications, Thurlow from Mbongiworks, Mariaan Steyn […]

Creativity at work

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vallée Duhamel is a studio founded by Julien Vallée and Eve Duhamel, that specializes in high quality lo-fi video, visuals and installations. Favouring a playful and experimental approach towards working, the pieces they create just ooze fun and a wonderful sense of delight! Their latest project for the Samsung Galaxy Note S-Pen takes you on an incredible journey […]

Nicework Against Humanity

Reading Time: 1 minute It’s no secret that the Nicework team works and plays together, and our newest obsession for beer o’clock on Fridays has been the addictive party game Cards Against Humanity. Beginning its life as an enormously successful Kickstarter project, the game has become the darling of “horrible people” everywhere, ourselves included. We’ve even begun expanding our deck with our […]

Jemma Kahn talks on The Butcher and Kamishibai at CreativeMornings JHB

Reading Time: 2 minutes Good news, everybody – it’s after 4 on a Monday, and you’re definitely not busy with anything that requires concentration. Why not ignite your brain a little? The latest CreativeMornings Johannesburg talk is up! Watch Jemma Kahn speak on The Butcher and Kamishibai; exploring the importance of play and reminding us that without discipline, it’s […]

Get your tickets for CreativeMornings Johannesburg this Friday

Reading Time: 1 minute Happy Monday everyone! It’s miserable weather here in Joburg, so we hope our local friends are bundled up with a cup of tea and a high-speed internet connection. We’re excited to announce that the tickets for Jemma Kahn’s talk at CreativeMornings Johannesburg are now available for booking – it’s this Friday from 8:30 to 10:00, […]

CreativeMornings: Play | Jemma Kahn, Theatre Maker

Reading Time: 1 minute Step right up, ladies and gentlemen! We are very proud and excited to announce that the speaker for this month’s CreativeMornings Johannesburg session is Jemma Kahn – theatre maker and friend of Nicework. Jemma graduated from Wits University in 2007. Her performance credits include the lead in Jane Taylor’s ‘After Cardenio’, commissioned by Harvard scholar […]

CreativeMornings Johannesburg: Play

Reading Time: 1 minute After the success of our first ever CreativeMornings Johannesburg session, we’re itching to invite you all to the next one. The next global theme is “Play” – something we’re seeing more and more of in the contemporary creative industry, as brands move toward alternative media and push the boundaries of what great, engaging design can do. Our […]