Peter Hyde As the media landscape becomes fragmented, the traditional advertising creative department is changing, and agencies are finding new ways to articulate clear, relevant, innovative, and memorable advertising. They are newsjacking―using topicality, social media, and viral techniques to create fresh and effective advertising.
Peter Hyde This book captures every aspect of Paris and its inhabitants: urban acrobats take to the streets, a sandaled nun crosses the capital on a city bike, extravagant partygoers strike memorable silhouettes during gay pride, children frolic in city fountains on a steamy summer day, and aging friends enjoy an aperitif at Les Deux Magots.
Peter Hyde This project is also a sort of mental outburst." Each issue of the magazine features full spreads of surrealistic color photographs, shot in the slick style and eye-popping hues of commercial photography, unencumbered and unmediated by text. Despite Cattelan's alleged retirement from art, Toilet Paper has shown no signs of slowing down.
Peter Hyde Over the past 40 years, Lois Greenfield has earned a reputation as one of the world’s most accomplished and respected photographers of human motion. Her images of dancers in mid-flight or mid-movement are astonishingly beautiful and capture the magic of dance in a unique way.
Peter Hyde how art is designed the visual language of art; how art is made the media and processes, covering everything from painting and sculpture to graphic design, digital media, film and installations; the history of art, from prehistoric times to the twenty-first century and including art from all parts of the world; and major themes that recur...
Peter Hyde Since 2007, South African photographer Jo Ractcliffe (born 1961) has focused on the aftermath of the war in Angola, particularly in Pomfret, Kimberley and Riemvasmaak, examining the intersection of the apartheid era with today's democracy. This volume gathers her documentation.
South african Four lives in crisis. On the same day. In the same hotel. The doctor tells her, happened over 200 years ago. Confused and alone, all she wants is to return to her family and prove the doctor wrong. Jacqui arrives in East London with a mission, to blackmail an old client. But first she must get past his bodyguards.
Street Art Sharp Sharp is a full colour exploration of the South African street. Photographer Ed Suter has an eye for the off beat, the contemporary and the traditional and it’s all there on the streets of downtown South Africa.
South African This book is written as an attempt to understand what psychological factors played a dominant role and undoubtedly contributed to Afrikaners creating apartheid in 1948 – a fatal choice of radical and humiliating race segregation. The book follows their tracks from 1795 to 1948.
Art Tseng has worked with some of today’s most genre-defying visual artists and designers whose work extends well beyond skateboard culture. From sneaker and apparel design to product packaging, posters, high-profile ad campaigns and fine art galleries, the work of these artists is often recognizable, though their creators’ names remain unknown, until now.
Dvd In this hilarious and heart warming animated adventure, Horton is a fun loving elephant who hears a cru for help coming from a speck of dust floating through the air. He soon discovers the speck is home to Who-ville, a city inhabited by tiny people in big trouble...
South African This book celebrates the 50th anniversary of the 1956 women’s march on the Union Buildings. It provides a dramatic and unprecedented showcase of photographic talent, from the early pioneers of social documentary, including Anne Fischer and Constance Stuart Larrabee, to the challenging images created by women in South Africa today. 75...
Design This is the first career monograph from graphic Designer Bierut. Using examples from a portfolio spanning five decades, he provides the answers, describing three dozen projects from start to finish, with insights into the creative process, his working life, his relationship with clients and the challenges that any creative person faces in bringing...
A boutique bookshop in Woodstock with a design-orientated collection of new and collectible books
Our new store in the heart of old Observatory is returning books to the 'reading' suburb with the welcome option of drinking a coffee while browsing our large collection. A shared effort between Blank Books, Bibliophilia and 'That Place' coffeeshop.
A general second hand and collectible bookshop in Albert Rd (Lower Main Rd.) in the Salt Circle Arcade - opposite the Biscuit Mill. Open Mon-Fri 10-16:30 and Saturdays 9am-3:30pm.
A vibrant yet relaxing space for you to enjoy coffee, cakes, muffins, fresh juices and schwarmas, all while browsing books!
Come spend some time in a wonderfully comfortable space with free wi-fi, refreshments and lots and lots of reading material.