Tag Archives: Cape Town

The laughter that lurks in the deep of an image search

The other day we needed an image of a shark-attack for an presentation. Shark attacks are one of Cape Town’s “landmarks”. It’s just incredible, what cruelties you find on the web!
Here for example, one of those monsters has half-way swallowed … Continue reading »

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The five biggest freaks in Africa get dressed up

Afreaka recently approached us to design a logo for their company that they are starting up in Cape Town. They specialize in creating unique dress-up costumes that are themed to the big five.

The Logo consists of a simplified image of … Continue reading »

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We are signing off on our new copywriter – immediately!

And we sign you up as designer. At least, if you send me a picture that says what this blog entry does. For it has a thousand characters. (Please check! I‘ve added dummy sentences like this one to match the … Continue reading »


A Cape Town fantasy

We wanted to create some artwork for our studio in Cape Town, so we ordered two big canvases and decided to do some black and white illustrations with a theme relating to the city of Cape Town.
I decided to do … Continue reading »

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Reinforcement for our design / illustration corner x two!

We welcome Richard Moir to our team, a 22 year old ginger to add even more colour to GSDH.  To give you a little background on Richard, he was born in a small town called Swellendam in the Western Cape. … Continue reading »


FRESH – SA Fine Art Talent

Tonight an exhibition called FRESH will be launched at the famous Everard Read Gallery in Cape Town. They will be showcasing emerging artists that are starting to make their presence felt in the South African art world and one of … Continue reading »

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City of Cape Town’s Bid to be WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL 2014

We at GSDH are proud to be based and to produce in Cape Town and we strongly support Cape Town’s bid to be World Design Capital 2014! Some of you will probably ask: “What is the World Design Capital?” The … Continue reading »

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007 is coming to South Africa

The 23rd James Bond movie is apparently being filmed in South Africa. According to some rumors, director Sam Mendes and producer Barbara Broccoli are currently scouting in South Africa for the right locations. We found this information in different forums … Continue reading »

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How about 1.5 billion pixels?

You heard right. The Cruse Synchron Scanner has 1.5 billion pixels, scans objects up to 1.5 meters in length and even 3D objects of up to 40cm in height and features a scanner glass that can carry up to 350kg. … Continue reading »

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Design Indaba 2011

From the 23rd to the 25th of February the CTICC played host to some of the most creative people on the planet. This year’s program was packed yet again with enough creativity, energy, wonder, logic, wit and beauty to inspire … Continue reading »

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