Monthly archive for May2014

HEARING VOICES: The Kaospilot Brand

HEARING VOICES: The Kaospilot Brand

Most children come into the world screaming from the top of their lungs, but what does the birth of a visual identity look like? We had an exclusive chance to talk to “the new look” of Kaospilots literately minutes after it came out of darkness….

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HEARING VOICES: The Building

HEARING VOICES: The Building

  There is a given in our everyday life we often forget to acknowledge: Our buildings. When was the last time you showed appreciation towards the floorboards and plastered walls that keeps you snug and comfortable no matter the conditions outdoor? Its about time we…

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OUTPOST: All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way

OUTPOST: All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way

By Leo Tolstoj   Slowly I am getting a sense of the narrative in Cape Town. The general narrative is not a common denominator found in the stories about South Africa, but a narrative found in the way this town talks about itself.   The…

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OUTPOST: Girl From the North Country

OUTPOST: Girl From the North Country

In Denmark where I am from we speak one national language. I personally speak two and a half and I understand five. Here in South Africa the total number of official languages is 11. The school of social constructivism teaches me to believe that language…

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OUTPOST: The colours of Cape Town

OUTPOST: The colours of Cape Town

By Line Rothmann The Danish flag consists of two colours – red and white. Mix red with white and you get very close to the skin colour of the danish people when summer starts.If you combine the colours of the South African flag, you are…

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OUTPOST: A small place, only known to 30.000 people

OUTPOST: A small place, only known to 30.000 people

By Mads Olivarius Maibom   Okay, I admit that it is not that small at all. It is more like a little village, isolated on the crest of the mountain in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town. But I promise that you will feel that…

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HI-5 ON MAGAZINES

HI-5 ON MAGAZINES

In the future this section will be curated by guests, but to get the party started editor of Frequency Morten Nottelmann shares his list of five favorite magazines.   “Print-media is dead!” is one of those annoying truisms I often hear from tech-crazy, iPad- flicking…

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GROWING PAINS #1 – PODCAST

GROWING PAINS #1 – PODCAST

SHOE THE BEAR x KAOSPILOT On the first of May Kaospilot launched a stylish collection of shoes in collaboration with the great danish shoebrand Shoe The Bear who is currently having great international succes. One of  the founders Thomas Fredriksen happens to be a Kaospilot…

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WHEN SOLES UNITE

WHEN SOLES UNITE

    SHOE THE BEAR x KAOSPILOT Nothing beats a good match. Think about cookies and milk, movies and popcorn or what about a fashion shoe-company and a creative business-school? While the latter example might not feel as classic and obvious as the two first,…

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