Backspace, backspace, backspace, The first words I just refused to face, Lets be real, I am here now because its been way too long, I felt low, read a book and felt something is wrong. Thrown in the deep end so we juggle each day, People come and go, they
If you have travelled around the world, you must have seen some beautiful cities. You noticed their beaches or snow, architecture, culture and parties. Did you ever consider coming to South Africa? How about Cape Town? LET’S TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE INCREDIBLE MOTHER CITY… THE MOUNTAINS AND THE
During this time of an epidemic – COVID-19 we may feel fear, we may feel worry, but let me tell you one thing, we are are all in it together.
This is how my vision was born, which was to form a group of skulls that evolve over time and that are determined to share their message through music.
Young Talent in SA: Ecoteric, a musical project freshly part of Mindspring Music and Technophobia Records. Launched in October 2018 by Julian Venter, a student of 18 years old living in Johannesburg. He produces music that’s focused merely on the human soul. Ecoteric’s musical genres include Zenonesque and Psychedelic
GROW Can we grow architecture? This is a powerful term and can be implemented into all forms of design, however today we focus this word around architecture and how it can be implemented. Reduce – Reuse – Recycle – Grow As designers it is important, especially in this decade, to
Cape Town Fires 07/02/19 Just after the recovery of the Lions Head/Signal Hill fire, Two more broke out in Cape Town today under high-temperature circumstances. The flames grew larger by the second and resulted in Kloof Nek Road being closed off. Below you can view the flames being watered down
Architectural Design, amongst all other types, has the ability to be “life-changing” and better yet, able to change the world. Many designers often focus on aesthetic features and generating some form of income. Design falls into two categories: aesthetic design and problem-solving design, although problem-solving design can still be aesthetically
Clouded walls with glossy, fine golden lines spiraling around each other, the interior of The Yoga Room creates a comforting and safe feel as you walk in. Situated up in Vredehoek, the studio opened doors in July 2017. Suited for all levels, no matter where you’re at, the small classes are created
As part of the CELEBRATE SPRING with 30 Days of Yoga Challenge by Yoom Wellness, my experience at Unraveled was unforgettable. The classes were strong, vibey and filled with energy. Situated in Cape Town’s ever-popular Bree Street, Unraveled Yoga provides their own signature style of Vinyasa classes, much needed for the ultimate
Endless laughter, reunited again, We party like rockstars, you and I girl – fame. Friendship is like wine, it gets better with age, With our passion for red, we’d have a whole farm by this stage. It’s always an adventure, we have been through so much, Through the toughest moments,
Loosen up your mind before you loosen up your body. I am a self-taught Yogi as of 2 years now (and growing) and it has had a powerful impact on my life both physically and mentally. I started yoga during an emotional stage in my life where I was struggling
Sawlead Ground is a promising Cinematic Progressive Trance duo from Tel-Aviv, Israel. Maor Nachum & Ram Erez, both graduates at BPM College, always working hard on fresh tunes, exploring different sounds and genres, taking their music to the edge. Maor Nachum, currently in Cape Town (sadly not for long) brought
REMEMBER WHY YOU STARTED Design is a powerful journey – embrace it and wear your passion. Step out of your comfort zone and stop trying to be perfect. Remember that dreams are never too big. CONTINUE TO GROW The world is ever-changing and always introducing the bigger and the better.
Below are some of the things you’ll need to remember as they play an important role in the world of Architecture. THE PEOPLE The most important factor is the people that will be using the space that is designed. Each structure has a different purpose. Did you know that Will
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful. We finished high school and many of us said: “Yeah, I know what I want to do!” Some of us, however, felt as lost as we
UNITY FESTIVAL 5-year Celebrations “The state of being united or joined as a whole.” So I did some traveling and Israel was my first stop. Beautiful buildings, beaches and – the people. Amongst my many “activities” I had some great fun trancing it up 😉 Unity Festival, hosting renowned parties throughout
I knew I was going to cover Yoga as a topic this week, however, I had no idea I would be blessed with the opportunity to speak to SevaUnite about the Prison Freedom Project at Pollsmoor Maximum Facility in Cape Town. Yoga and Meditation assist in the relief of suffering and rehabilitates the mind,
Interview by Tarryn Hardwicke The future looks promising with Psymedia | Recess pt.2, Vortex Phoenix Festival of Fire 2018 and more on the cards, it’s sure game. Disco Volante, the collaboration between Critical Mass (Daniel Honor) and Risky Business (Alex Inggs), give us the break down of their journey. How did Disco Volante come about? DV:
I spent a few weeks on a small project eating my all-time favourite breakfast – no complaints here – to find Cape Town’s finest places when it came to making a good Eggs Benedict! Not only did these restaurants serve an ultimate Eggs Benny, but they topped it with presentation and
“Lesson learned, forgive and forget,” I keep telling myself – don’t be upset. Life has a habit of teaching us ways, Leaving us lost or broken for days. Sometimes it’s trust that’s torn to a point its unreal, Something that can ruin any future attempt to feel. Maybe it’s different and
We arrived at GET REAL Ft. Hot Bullet, Plastic Robots & More, located at Cape Town Ostrich Ranch, an outdoor venue just outside of Cape Town. We couldn’t have been blessed with a better day. Sunshine lit up the grounds and that’s where it all began. Leading up to the event there was
All swimmers and surfers in Cape Town were warned about the Full Moons Spring Tide on Monday the 30th April and its powerful rip current. As a content creator, I grasped this opportunity and started capturing the tide. For those of you who don’t know, Spring Tide has nothing to
Psymedia | Recess pt.1 hosted at District 20/04/18 Psymedia, supported by Olmeca Tequila & Red Bull. I think it’s safe to say that Friday was an unforgettable event. I attend these events for the love of the music and more importantly the incredible memories that are made. As the saying goes “Events end, but
WHEN ARCHITECTURE SHOWS ITS COLOURS Bokaap, a vibrant and iconic neighbourhood situated at the foot of Signal Hill has unique and creative, meaningful architecture that brightens up the city with its colour palette. Bokaap area is a firm favourite with tourists and architectural history lovers alike. Where do all
Beautiful work by local Capetonian architectural trio. Inspired by nature.
…and does it change the nature of architecture? What is sustainable architecture and what is its purpose? Sustainable architecture aims to reduce the effect of buildings on the environment through moderating the use of materials, energy and overall use of space while also taking the future generation into consideration and
A R C H I T E C T Ambitious Reliable Compassionate Hardworking Innovative Talented Experimental Clever Technical Architects are dreamers. They have wild imaginations and unique minds. What makes a successful architect is one that has drive, passion and isn’t afraid to be different. It takes a certain type of
Architecture speaks a strong language. Each step of the process has meaning and is interpreted differently by each individual, much like poetry. There is certainly more to architecture than just it’s pretty face. It impacts on society, their emotions and experiences. It transforms and fixes and then there’s the environmental side