one small seed

new logo_one small seedLaunched in October 2005, one small seed consists of an independent South African media powerhouse, a quarterly print magazine (soon to be re-launched as a digital publication), a blog (, a social network (, a photography publication (Picture This) and occasional events (celebrate.this).

one small seed is foremost a platform for showcasing creative talent – no matter how big or small its seed – from small South African businesses and garage creatives to international artists, musicians, architects and designers. We provide a global platform for local creativity, wherever in the world it may originate.

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This is the big relaunch. one small seed has repurposed its homepage as an informative blog to showcase global creativity. Updated daily, the site features articles, videos, audio tracks, an image gallery and more. It’s a creative hub for people who want a complete, easy and informative site with articles about global pop culture. All news and info about one small seed (including online back issues and merch store) is here too.





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one small seed’s networking site is a creative community of likeminded individuals. Upload your own photography, artwork, articles, music and videos, while interacting with community members and the one small seed team. Interaction breeds creativity and this is the premise for this site. It’s also a stepping-stone for your work to be featured on, Picture This and one small seed magazine.