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Awesome Tapes from Africa: Music and Cover Art Inspiration

If you didn't already know, we thought we would tell you about Awesome Tapes from Africa. We hope to continue to catalogue amazing digital platforms like Awesome Tapes from Africa. Begun by music publicist Brian Shimkovitz in 2006, Awesome Tapes is an archive of rare African music cassette tapes that…
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Farewell Company

Farewell Company is a project created by South African designer Ben Johnston. A great exercise in product design, branding, illustration and graphic design. A one week project from concept to completion that combines branding, typography and product design into a 'Gentleman's Travel Kit'. The kit incorporates a hand-crafted selection of…
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Moderimage Identity

Designed by Henrique Branco Moderimage is the identity and branding of a bank in Africa. The designer wanted the branding to reflect African colors, shapes and landscapes. He created a logo based on a folded sheet of paper, experimenting with the shape of Africa. The colors used were also a…
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Gentlemen Films

A joint collaboration by illustrators Nicholas Christowitz and Johnny Kotze this is a branding project for a newly formed company Gentlemen Films. Johnny Kotze created the logo while Nicholas created the stamps, showreels, website, letterheads and other branding elements. The project is a good blend of whimsical illustration and minimalist…
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