Music uncorked: Sound in a Bottle

Life is becoming music. Tama Art University student Jun Fujiwara, has invented a bottle in which sounds are trapped in and then mixed to make novel music. In the spirit of the ‘i’ revolution where iPods, iPads, iTunes and such make an experience as personal as possible, this sound in a bottle takes the concept...


The night of January 16th saw the weekly event – See You Next Wednesday at The Assembly – paying tribute to the legendary home of punk – none other than the historic CBGB. Initially intended for country, bluegrass and blues, the New York City night club soon favoured the disorderly. It saw bands like The...

The Fashion Movie Project – Videos Revealed!

The Fashion Movie Project is a collaboration between 10and5 and the Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design. The idea was simple: get young Cape Town-based photographers to team up with a styling team from Elizabeth Galloway as well as a local fashion label. The aim? To make a short fashion video with a Canon 7D....

| Video Interview | “Langa”: A photo-essay by Luke Daniel

In issue 25 of one small seed magazine, we featured a seven-page spread on local photographer Luke Daniel’s most recent project, entitled Langa. On 19 October we caught up with Luke again for an interview at Cape Town’s Iziko SA Museum where his Langa photographs were being showcased as part of the Land and Cityscape...

‘Art is like a Weapon’ | Q&A with LoRo VeRz

Dazzlingly vibrant and playfully grown-up is the work of Brazilian graffiti artist, illustrator and humourist LoRo VeRz. After graduating from the Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in 2001, he has exhibited in cities around the world and has customized adidas trainers for the 2012 Olympic Games. And just recently, he was asked to transcribe...

Inge Beckmann | What’s Your Story?

Severely beautiful, mysterious and dark are some of the words used to describe Inge Beckmann, but behind all of that which makes her so fascinating is the hunger of a very human individual who truly loves everything she does, and she’s done a lot… As Avant garde and versatile as they come, she’s gone beyond...

Adidas calling South Africans to #represent!

Launched on September 3rd 2012, adidas has created a campaign – All Originals #Represent – calling on South Africans to represent the brand with originality, creativity and passion through loading videos, images, audio and mantras as a crew (two or more people) to its campaign website. Uploading must be completed by 7 October 2012. (video)...
LOUIS VUITTON - Tribute to Muhammad Ali - ''Dream''

LOUIS VUITTON – Tribute to Muhammad Ali – ”Dream”

Louis Vuitton‘s new Journey campaign, paying tribute to Muhammad Ali with word artist Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) and calligraphy artist Niels Shoe Meulman. Length 01:37 LOUIS VUITTON – Tribute to Muhammad Ali – ”Dream” from Benedicte Luneau on Vimeo. Source : vimeo
4D by LoSiento

4D by LoSiento

Lo Siento – a design studio in Barcelona – has created a set of sculptural letters that can be read in all directions. Below you can see the amazing process of how the people of Lo Siento build up this extraordinary 4D typeface. (Length 01:40)
L'Odyssée de Cartier

L’Odyssée de Cartier

Three months in the making, “L’Odyssée de Cartier” features Shalom Harlow as the quintessential Cartier woman, proudly exuding strength, beauty, and poise, with Cartier‘s symbol and regal muse: the panther. (03:32)
Nike: Find Your Greatness

Nike: Find Your Greatness

Somehow we’ve come to believe that greatness is only for the chosen few, for the superstars. The truth is, greatness is for us all. This is not about lowering expectations; it’s about raising them for every last one of us. Greatness is not in one special place, and it’s not in one special person. Greatness...
| Elektronik Dialogue | Haezer: The Interview

| Elektronik Dialogue | Haezer: The Interview

A particular Cape Town film editor turned producer/dj has been steadily climbing the hierarchy of electronic music in South Africa. one small seed TV crew are chuffed to witness the rivalry amongst fellow Joburgers grow even bigger as they intake their humble pie with bit of Haezer.     | Elektronik Dialogues | Haezer: the...
| Elektronik Dialogues | Protoculture: the interview

| Elektronik Dialogues | Protoculture: the interview

Protoculture’s story is one of perseverance and elevation. After headlining festivals on the local psytrance scene each season, the Cape Town-based DJ/Producer continued his reign on to super clubs in London, Tokyo, Sau Paulo and Moscow. one small seed caught up with him at his home and at Cape Town’s own super club, Trinity.