Iconic Coke bottle Design Reimagined

This year the iconic Coca-Cola bottle design celebrates its centenary. To mark this 100 years of awesome design, Surface magazine invited 12 designers to create their own reimagined versions of the shapely bottle. This awesome Fast Company article says: “In 1915, Coca-Cola invited 10 glass companies to develop a “bottle so distinct that you would […]

How your Logo impacts Social Media Marketing

As a business owner, you want to take advantage of social media so you can communicate better with your audience/customers/clients. Your logo is another important aspect of social media marketing. According to this cool article from Just Creative, ” There are several aspects that go into a logo design – colors, fonts, taglines, and more. But, […]

GRDMusicFriday 6/26

Check out this friday’s GRDMusicFriday mix by INV. Smooth jams to help you cruise through the day and crunch that code, push those pixels, flip those burgers! Enjoy

The Best TV Shows of 2015 – Do you Agree?

We came across this really cool post from Complex that gives a run down of the Best TV Shows of 2015 So Far. We think there are some pretty cool names on the list. Maybe GRD should compile a South African version soon… Here’s what Complex says: “The shows that ushered in the Golden Age […]

Basic Concepts of Animation

So you have your own website right? Now what?  You want to keep your readers/followers engaged. This article from Awwwards tells you exactly why having pretty pictures on your site isn’t enough. You can learn more about some basic concepts of Animation. In their own words: “Web design is all about movement. There’s plenty to […]

Catch GRD’s Kgomotso Mautloa on JMR and at Fuck Up Nights

The Opportune Time – Wednesday 24 June 16:20 pm Catch Kgomotso on Jozi Maboneng Radio this Wednesday afternoon (24 June 2015) at 16:20 pm. He’ll be hanging out with Thato Malope and Mushambi Mutuma on drive time show The Opportune Time (Telling the Stories of Jozi’s Entrepreneurs) Don’t miss it! You can listen to the show […]

GRD attends MiCasa 34 Music Launch

GRD recently attended the launch of 34 Music – a new record label and recording studios by South African house group MiCasa. The evening was an intimate, relaxed affair, with entertainment provided by the award-winning soulful trio. Besides a mind-blowing acoustic set from the group, guests were also treated to exclusive goodie bags with gifts […]

The Age of the Millennial in Africa- Part 1

So, I ate some tasty brain food. The type of chow that got my fingers sprinting all over the keyboard – from letter to enter, punctuation to number, spacebar to cmd and I can’t esc it: An insightful ‘starter’ by Yellowwood that left me salivating at the prospect of growing as a young creative in […]

19 – #GRDMusicFriday

This week’s GRDMusicFridays Mix Packed with some golden Hip Hop & Rn’B hits mixed by INV

CliffCentral Interview with GRD Creative Director Kgomotso Mautloa

This afternoon at 5pm, CliffCentral’s Ayre Kellman and Vaughn Thiel will be chatting to GRD Creative Director Kgomotso Mautloa. Named one of Mail & Guardian’s Top 200 Young People in 2014 and most recently, one of the Forbes Africa Top 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurs, Kgomotso founded Green Robot Design back in 2007. Listen to the CliffCentral Interview […]