The International Society of Typographic Designers, ISTD, is a professional body run by and for typographers, graphic designers and educators. The society has an international membership, and its aims are to establish and maintain standards of typography and to provide a forum for debate.[www.theloerieawards.co.za]
The 2010 Loerie Awards - the biggest event of the year!
Entries are open for the 2010 Loeries. Work produced in Africa and the Middle East is eligible.
The Loeries is recognised as the most prestigious awards in South Africa. All areas of brand communication in Advertising, Communication Design and Experiential are celebrated, including disciplines such as internet and mobile media, experiential field marketing, package and industrial design, and architecture.[www.digicape.co.za]
Digicape is South Africa's leading creative solutions service provider and reseller.[www.mogo-media.com]
(previously Barrycon Productions and Design Responsibly) delivers best-of-class training events, conferences and seminars for the global design community.[www.foundrytypes.co.uk]
Producers and distributors of the internationally renowned Foundry typeface range. Specialists in the design and implementation of typefaces and corporate images.[http://www.cput.ac.za]
Our mission is to develop and sustain an empowering environment where , through teaching, learning, research and scholarship our students and staff, in partnership with the community and industry, are able to create and apply knowledge that contributes to development.[www.enjin.co.za]
ENJIN Creative Review is an online community for creative professionals in the design, advertising, photography and related creative fields.
ENJIN Magazine - a magazine for the rest of us. Dealing with issues on the frontlines where design meets advertising - whether professional or marginal, kitsch or refined, dull or quick-witted, we swoop down on it and publish it in all its blazing glory.
Concept Interactive is a fully accredited design school with a long history of producing highly skilled and talented graduates. Our close collaboration with the creative industries help us to continually improve our programmes to produce industry ready students. Our students are exposed to the latest design theories and up-to-date studio techniques. We encourage them to question, debate and to think creatively.[www.falsebaycollege.co.za]
False Bay College is spearheading the development of a workforce to respond to the growth of the economy. The college forms part of the band of education known as further education and training (FET).
Our vision is to be the most successful, prestigious and respected FET College in South Africa.
Our mission is to develop people by serving as a gateway to employment, small business development, and higher education for the community. We firmly believe that our students must become an asset to our society and have lifelong access to education.[www.pixmag.co.za]
Africa's leading photographic magazine.[www.designmagazine.co.za]
is an information platform and stable of digital magazines that seeks to engage and inspire designers from all disciplines, the design conscious and the design curious. Titles include DESIGN>MAGAZINE, DESIGN> IN TECHNOLOGY, DESIGN>LIVING, DESIGN>EDUCATION, DESIGN>ART and Special Reports.[www.designtimes.co.za]
Design Times is a monthly design publication. In our fourth year Design Times is quickly becoming South Africa's favourite design resource.[www.khanya.co.za]
The Khanya Project is an initiative of the Western Cape Education Department. It was established in April 2001 to determine the contribution that technology could make towards addressing the increasing shortage of educator capacity in schools. With many skilled educators leaving the profession, fewer ones entering it, and AIDS already starting to take a significant toll amongst educators, it was necessary to explore alternatives. One of these alternatives is to use technology, already being used extensively in other disciplines, as an aid to augment teaching capacity.[www.defsa.org.za]
The Design Education Forum of Southern Africa (DEFSA) is a professional organization of design educators, spanning most design disciplines such as industrial, graphic, interior, clothing, ceramic, textile, jewellery, as well as commercially focused photography.[www.sabs.co.za:/business_units/design_institute/index.aspx]
The SABS Design Institute fosters the economic and technological development of South Africa through the promotion of the benefits of design. The ultimate aim is to improve the prosperity of the entire population.Organised by:
Creative Week is a platform aimed at giving a voice to individuals and companies doing compelling work in all of the creative disciplines. Creative Week helps to teach, share, learn inspire and engage through conferences, workshops, podcasts and roundtables.[www.kadoro.co.za]
Kadoro Events and Communications is a leading South African Event Management and Brand Activation Agency with a strong association to major design agencies and IT/Techno Companies for their event executions.[www.imsd.co.za]
An Adobe Certified Training Center. Corel Certified Partner, Apple Training facility , with MAPPP Seta Accredition, MSD is an award-winning visual communications solutions company that offers organisations and individuals a full range of services including specialist training in graphics software and solutions.[www.mmmojo.net]
my main mojo is a specialist consultancy serving the design, advertising and marketing industries as well as business. The company also offers video tutorials, how-to's and solutions in education.