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Entries to the 2014 AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture will close on 20 March 2014. The biennial award recognises achievement in sustainable architecture and the creation of public awareness and debate on architectural issues.
12 Mar 2014 08:48
Decorex Cape Town, taking place at the CTICC from 25-28 April 2014 is already shaping up to deliver design delight, as it supports Cape Town as the World Design Capital 2014.
11 Mar 2014 08:15
CLEVELAND, US: The 2014 Tabbies Call for Entries is now available at the TABPI website, allowing all b2b editors, publishers and art directors the opportunity to have their best work judged by their peers.
11 Mar 2014 06:26
Beyond the events programme, there are legacy projects that will continue beyond 2014. For Cape Town and its citizens, 2014 is just the beginning of a better city by design.
10 Mar 2014 13:35
Lürzer's Archiv, one of world's leading specialist magazine for advertising, will publish its fifth edition of '200 Best Illustrators Worldwide' in Q3 of 2014.
10 Mar 2014 09:43
The competition to redesign the Naspers Centre building on Cape Town's Foreshore has received 94 proposals that now go to the two judging panels to find three winners by 4 April 2014.
10 Mar 2014 08:55
Following the 2013 launch of its first MBA in Music & Creative Industries, the Henley Business School in Africa will give away a scholarship, worth over R220,000, to a candidate who was amongst the attendees, exhibitors and speakers at the annual Design Indaba in Cape Town.
7 Mar 2014 09:17
Absa took sponsorship to a new level in 2014, by creating a platform for up and coming designers in South Africa to be recognised at its stand at the 2014 Design Indaba Expo.
7 Mar 2014 08:52
The eighth in the trendtalk series will be held at the Plascon Auditorium in Cape Town, from 3.30-5pm on Tuesday, 18 March 2014.
7 Mar 2014 08:28
The CTICC in Cape Town played host to Design Indaba 2014. BizTakeoutsTV was there to catch up with conference speakers and buyers visiting the expo for their views on this year's event. (video)
7 Mar 2014 08:20
There are a number of specialists who all contribute to analysing and interpreting big data. We'd like to add a less obvious specialisation into the mix, namely animation and gaming.
By Glenn Gillis 7 Mar 2014 06:54
Having recently returned to South Africa from a 15 year tenure in London, I am constantly amazed at the number of small, local businesses that don't have their own websites.
By Grant Bushby 6 Mar 2014 14:49
Omesan Nair is a PhD student at UCT who is currently involved in the SABS Design Institute's 43 Challenge. Omesan is developing a cellphone app that enables health workers who do not have easy access to laboratories to take a photograph of body fluids and have it analysed via the app.
Issued by SABS Design Institute 6 Mar 2014 12:35
At Interbrand it is believed that 'brand-led design' - where brand and design are approached together - does more than create effective design - it creates brand and business value.
Issued by Interbrand Sampson De Villiers 6 Mar 2014 10:05
The winner of the 2014 Fine Brandy. Bar Design Initiative is Pretoria furniture designer, Peet van Straaten. His creation was unveiled in life-size format at Design Indaba.
5 Mar 2014 10:49
Decorex SA has announced the 2014 Design & Trend Forecast to run alongside the Durban, Cape Town and Joburg exhibitions.
4 Mar 2014 11:34
Those who did arrive early on Friday at the Design Indaba were rewarded by listening to Issa Diabate, who apparently even trended on Twitter during his presentation.
By Terry Levin 3 Mar 2014 11:10
The WDC Design Gala, held on Friday, 28 February 2014, was one of the six signature events that Cape Town Design NPC hosts as part of the programme for World Design Capital Cape Town 2014 (WDC 2014).
3 Mar 2014 08:37
Attendees at this year's Design Indaba were treated to some seriously good insights from legendary creative director Marcello Serpa, who is probably best known for being the 'godfather' of the Havaianas flip flop brand.
By Luise Allemann 3 Mar 2014 07:53
At a creative conference you always expect to hear from pros in the industry, but boy, was Marcello Serpa a treat on day two of Design Indaba. (video)
By Ilse van den Berg 28 Feb 2014 12:24
Not many conference speakers begin their presentation playing the drums, but world renowned Mexican architect Michel Rojkind did just that on the second day of the 2014 Design Indaba.
By Luise Allemann 28 Feb 2014 09:35
Almost every Design Indaba presenter refers to their country or city of origin as being formative to the success of their design approach and ethos. The evidence stacks up annually as one case study after the next demonstrates that the best design solutions grow out of a sense of place, context and location and are fundamental to inspiration.
By Terry Levin 28 Feb 2014 09:15
Relate Bracelets has launched its latest design, the Live Design Transform Life bracelet, at the Design Indaba which is currently underway in Cape Town.
28 Feb 2014 08:46
PLOXXI is a cardboard computer, powered by Android and built for less than R1,000. Designed and built by Cape Town interactive design company, Formula D interactive, it provides affordable access to powerful computing, and can be decorated by its users - paving the way for co-creation of technology, not only its consumption.
Issued by Formula D interactive 27 Feb 2014 20:31
South Africa's celebration of 20 years of democracy resonated loudly at the first day of the 2014 Design Indaba, namely the democratisation of the design process - a breaking down of barriers, an attitude of process be damned and an industry where projects don't stick to predefined borders or limitations.
By Luise Allemann 27 Feb 2014 15:37
Easily the most mythical of all designers - part alchemist, part shaman, with the sensibilities and integrity of the Dalai Lama, Thomas Heatherwick was back on the Indaba stage after an absence of nine years.
By Terry Levin 27 Feb 2014 14:45
A look at South African corporate and company websites shows many read like an annual report... and that makes them boring.
By Marion Scher 27 Feb 2014 13:52
There's one slot at Design Indaba I implore you never to miss, and that's the Pecha Kucha presentations. Seven top graduates from around the world presented their projects at this year's event, but three stood out - particularly in the simulcast auditorium where they all received a rousing applause.
By Sindy Peters 27 Feb 2014 11:30
The Cape Town Design Indaba running this week from 26-28 February 2014 at the CTICC is celebrating its 20th year in existence, coinciding with 20 years of South African democracy.
By Terry Levin 27 Feb 2014 10:30
Absolut South Africa is launching an artist residency programme called 'The Residence', which is calling for five multi-disciplinary creatives to work collaboratively and independently to bring about meaningful change to the Johannesburg CBD. Entries close on 7 March 2014.
27 Feb 2014 08:22
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