Fishgate is a through-the-line advertising agency situated near Bellville in the northern suburbs of Cape Town. We facilitate brand development by conceptualising creative ideas in areas such as advertising, design, marketing, copywriting and web development to align brand communication. We have conceptualised work for clients in both local and global markets, from internationally recognised artists to businesses in the corporate environment. Fishgate’s current client base includes the education sector, automotive industry, retail and various NGOs. The growing social media market allows us to create digital marketing and advertising campaigns, stretching a brand’s potential to a digital audience.
Book - Lionel Smit

Lionel Smit is an influential South African artist internationally recognised for his larger-than-life sculptures. Throughout his artistic career, Fishgate has put together a few catalogues and built a website for him. Fragments, published in 2016, features a compilation of his best work and behind-the-scene exhibition pictures held throughout South Africa. For more information on Lionel’s…

Catalogue - Lionel Smit

After creating Lionel Smit’s catalogue entitled “Surface”, Lionel trusted us enough to showcase another series of his precious artworks in a new catalogue – as seen here.

Catalogue - Lionel Smit

Esteemed artist and sculptor, Lionel Smit, approached us to create a catalogue of his newest works. This was a real honour for us, so we went through quite a few stages to ensure that our catalogue was worthy of the artworks itself. Next time, we will be more than happy to receive some of his…

Corporate Identity - Lionel Smit

Esteemed artist and sculptor, Lionel Smit, approached us to develop his “brand’s” corporate identity. Features here is the logo we developed for him, as well as various stationery items that flowed from it.