#ThrowbackThursdays: Our favourite Movember Campaigns


    THE MOVEMBER SONG “We wanted to show our support for the Movember cause, which we have supported privately for quite a few years now,” said Derick Watts member, Gareth Allison. “Not everyone seems to realise that there is a real meaning behind this month of magnificent “snors”, and we just wanted to help […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Skhumba on 180 with Bob


180 with Bob resident comedian Skhumba is back doing what he does best. He takes on fashion designer David Tlale and much more…   Check out the full video here:

#ThrowbackThursdays: Penny Penny Guy Fawkes


South Africa is one of the few countries in the world that still celebrates Guy Fawkes day. “Bonfire night has a particular flavour in Soweto: instead of popping fireworks and burning effigies, children and teenagers have developed their own unique festivities”– TheGuardian.com In 2014,  Photographer Daniel Born captured the characters of the ‘penny penny’ tradition […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Creative Breast Cancer Awareness Campaigns


      This week’s #ThrowBackThursdays feature is a series of powerful adverts used for Breast Awareness month campaigns from different countries all over the world.   Find out more about Breast Cancer and how to get help by visiting: http://www.cansa.org.za/   Do you have your own Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaign you’d like to share? […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Classic SA TV Adverts –Castle Lager New York Ad


In 1998, one of Castle’s most loved TV commercials, New York, was launched. Featuring the renowned track Africa by Toto, the advert received awards and critical acclaim from around the world. “The main focus was on a guy wheeling a rather bulky-looking package around the streets of New York, while the foot-tapping Toto tune played […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Classic SA TV Adverts – Lunch Bar Makatini


  We just had to take you back with this classic ad from Lunch Bar.     What are some of your favourite old- school TV adverts? Let us know via Twitter @GREENROBOTSA or Facebook Green Robot design   Related article: Do South Africans still love advertising?

#ThrowbackThursdays: Classic SA TV adverts – Sasol “Glug Glug”


  What are some of your favourite classic SA TV adverts? Let us know via Twitter @GREENROBOTSA  or Facebook Green Robot Design

5 Iconic Album Art Sleeves

Iconic Album Art- Grace Jones

The popularity of digital music has become a tangible threat to one of the greatest forms of artistic expression – the CD sleeve. Often as important as the music itself, album art has become synonymous as an extension of the artist and is a way for musicians to expand on their stories. It’s also been […]

#TBT: Old-skool Gadgets for your iPhone

For our first Throwback Thursday feature, we decided to share this really cool (read: friggin’ awesome) article from Hongkiat.  So you thought you were too cool for school with your iPhone huh? Well, this article totally flips the script on the “art of cool”. How, you ask? Just think back to the days when you […]