Affordable Art

Affordable Art

above: monstera by seventytree this year i made my first real art purchase. my friend Amy is the curator of Smith, a gallery in central Cape Town – so i am lucky to have a small glimpse into what’s happening in the contemporary South Africa art world. i would love to expand our art collection,…



at first glance i couldn’t quite figure out what Flora was – did they make really cool plastic plants? that would be a novel idea. but no, they make really cool posters of plants. if you have a habit of killing plants or if you want to send someone a…

Matthew Kavan Brooks

these typographic prints by Matthew Kavan Brooks are cool. and because they’re available from society6 you can get them as prints, or stretched canvases, or iphone covers, or t-shirts… rad.

jim tierney

jim tierney designed an absolutely incredible series of book covers for four jules verne novels as part of his senior thesis (he is currently an illustration student at the university of arts in philadelphia). i would snap these up in a second if i spotted them in a book shop.



adult movie posters of the 60s & 70s – more here (some of the better ones are nsfw)


retro oh oh

i have to apologise for my lack of postage, i have been without internet for a few days (what a feeling). i have collected tons of pretty awesome vintage pics lately though. enjoy!


beer = good

i’d guzzle these beers till they were all done, then i’d probably drunk-cry over how nice the packaging is. cool posters, too! designed by luke oeth


i am what i eat

The texts are adapted from found Anorexic journals in an attempt to help shed light on their plights, thoughts, anxieties & what actually creates the need for such harsh diet regimes. MessyMsxi