Ginger Flash Mob, 25 March 2011

I am organising a ginger flash mob on Friday evening 25th March at an art exhibition in Main Street Life in Johannesburg (address below). What is a Flash Mob? A Flash Mob is a term coined in 2003 to denote a group of people who assemble suddenly in a public place, perform an unusual and […]


Interview with Secret City Project

On Sunday 12th Dec 2010, I was picked up by Mike Sharman and Chris Kerr-Peterson, from Secret City Projects in a MINI Countryman to be interviewed about the icollectgingers project. Check it out… Make sure to visit Secret City Project and Mike Sharman‘s blogs to see the interesting things they get up to.


Gingers in a MINI

On Friday 29th November, I attended the MINI Countryman launch. Myself and 2 other gingers, Jena Dover and Saul Stark, (and some cans of Fanta orange) were guests of MINI spokesperson Sias du Plessis (legendary ginger). We were dressed in I <3 Gingers, 100% Ginger, Ginger Like me, Ginga Ninja t-shirts, and the 4 of […]


Ginger tally=44

44 gingers photographed in 6 shoots. Next shoot will be in Jan 2010. Contact me if you are ginger or know gingers!


Update: Ginger tally = 29

So far, I have photographed 29 gingers (including myself) in the course of 4 shoots. I have only uploaded images from the first 3 shoots at this point… 4th shoot photos will come this week. The blog will only feature one photo of each ginger. I will upload more photos on to Flickr as soon […]


Stills from Ginger Film

A collaboration with Nicole Ackermann and Dianne Silva


Still Life with Woodpecker, Tom Robbins

A friend recommended this book to me after I told him about the ginger project. How fitting that there is a book dedicated to gingers trying to take over the world. Wonderful Here are some interesting excerpts about red heads from the book: “The Twelve Most Famous Redheads: Lucille Ball, comedienne Gen. George Custer, military […]


Wikipedia definition: Red hair

Red hair (also referred to as titian or ginger hair) varies from a deep burgundy through burnt orange to bright copper. It is characterized by high levels of the reddish pigment pheomelanin and relatively low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin. People with red hair are often referred to as redheads or gingers. Approximately 1% […]


Ginger Kids, South Park episode

Watch the episode at this link: Some interesting lines from the episode: ‘The only way to fight hate is with more hate’ ‘Gingers are the chosen people, the chosen race’ ‘Exterminate every child not ginger’


An amazing red head

One of my favourite red heads… Florence and the Machines And… an AWESOME song! Dog days are over I was actually first introduced to this song by a random acquaintance sending me a link saying I look like her (not at all true though!).


Only a ginger can call another ginger ginger


Is Gingerism the last acceptable form of prejudice?

Check out this article


My favourite photo from 1st ginger shoot