We provide a fresh perspective for brands
seeking to establish, evolve or extend
themselves in the marketplace.
Studio collective’s intention is to engage in a process of collaboration in order to merge knowledge, passion & beautiful ideas, resulting in a bespoke client experience + carefully curated product.
Spacial Photography & Architectural Drawings: Studio Collective
Truth Coffee is somewhat of an institution in Cape Town. They asked us to create a packaging for their 2.25kg blend with the theme of The Manhattan Project. Inspired by propaganda art through the ages, but paired back to the graphic black and white of the Truth brand, the packaging embodies the spirit of the time.
Big Dog Café is the new café extension of Terbodore coffee.
The café premises is the heart of Terbodore in Franschhoek, Cape Town - housing their roastery, restaurant and offices. Plus a few of the Great Danes who inspired the brand for good measure.
The Harrington building is situated in a developing area of the CBD. Restaurants, galleries and co-working spaces surround it and create an electric atmosphere of creativity and innovation. Blend properties asked us to create a publication that embodies the spirit of the area.
We designed eleven bright coffee bags for Zürich’s award-winning coffee roasters, ViCafé. Each pattern was inspired by the bean’s country of origin - a shield for Kenya, a pattern inspired by a swinging orangetang for Sumatra, et cetera.
Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, collects, preserves, researches, and exhibits twenty-first century art from Africa and its Diaspora. We helped to flesh out the brand identity across the museum's collateral.
We were asked to rebrand a Natal Midlands coffee roastery. The brand identity is centred around the farm life and traditions of the Macaskill family.
Brand Identity • Packaging • Website • Marketing Collateral • Food Truck •
In Store Point of Sale • Social Media • Brochures • Apparel Merchandise •
Cape Craft & Design Institute commissioned us to realign their brand to being design-focused. We developed a brand identity that represents inward focus and external execution.
Brand Identity • Publications • Expo Stand Design • World Design Capital Showcase • Sub-Brand Identities
A Kenyan-based NGO asked us to design a toolkit for teachers in the local community. The toolkit needed to help facilitate lessons, practical activities and learner growth. We chose to keep everything black and white to minimise teacher's printing costs.
Brand Development • Toolkit Design • Illustration
Custom motorcycles are at the core
of the Bennets Racing philosophy.
We helped design a brand identity
that represented the spirit of the 'handmade’, The ultimate expression
of applied art.
The University of Cape Town School of Architecture has always been umbrellaed under the UCT brand. Under new direction, we helped to design the new identity.
Brand Identity • Web Design •
Internal & External Marketing Collateral • Publication Templates
100% Design South Africa is the largest curated exhibition platform for sourcing high-end contemporary design in Africa. Deep designed the show’s identity and carried the look and feel through all event collateral.
Identity Design • Press Advertising • Billboard • Ticket • Passes • Vehicle • Signage • Way Finding • Online Activation & Advertising • Internal Exhibition Brochures • Exhibitor Toolkits • Posters • Newsletters
The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship released
a publication called "Inside|Out" which
we helped conceptualise and design.
The five editions each focused on innovative thinking within a specific sector of society. Subsequently, we were allowed to explore each edition's essence through within design.
Publication Design • Illustration • Infographic • Map Creation • Conference Branding
We designed the look and feel
for the South African furniture pavilion at London 100% design show. This is our third year designing show identities for the SAFI, having previously designed stands for Paris and Dubai.
Commissioned by Cape Wool to design and implement South Africa's first official Wool Week. We drew inspiration from the nature of weaving and knitting - warp and weft.
We understand how important
a logo is, both to a client, and to their consumers. It is the symbol that represents their company's ideology, values and beliefs. Working with entrepreneurs, brand managers and business owners has cemented
our belief that designing a logo and logotype is a unique process combining psychology, intuition and vision.
We helped realise the vision for this piece of architectural history in Cape Town for a private developer.