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#bebetter campaign reaches 100,000 users on social media
#bebetter campaign reaches 100,000 users on social media

The Better Living Challenge (BLC), displayed at the Design Indaba Expo 2015, demonstrated what happens when a strategy is successfully implemented...

25 Mar 2015 11:46

Aligning creativity and business
Aligning creativity and business

Advertising and media agencies cannot afford to be static in the rapidly changing environment in which we live and work...

By Danette Breitenbach 24 Mar 2015 14:07

How to create a logo for your business
How to create a logo for your business

Your budding business will need a logo if you want to become visible to potential clients, but because logos are such a crucial aspect of your business, there are a lot of things to consider...

By Sophie Baker 23 Mar 2015 14:00

Make an impression with your business cards
Make an impression with your business cards

When you're out and about, your business cards will be the first item potential clients have to see what you offer. It is thus very important that they make a good impression, since research shows it takes only seven seconds for someone to form an opinion...

By Roane Swindon 18 Mar 2015 14:00

Business of Design back with more speakers
Business of Design back with more speakers

Business of Design is a two-day seminar for small to medium design business owners, recent graduates and design students, aimed at guiding, inspiring and offering practical tools to better their business...

18 Mar 2015 07:54

Cape Town ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane wins 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award
Cape Town ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane wins 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award

The 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award, sponsored by Adams & Adams, was awarded to Cape Town ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane, founder of Imiso Ceramics...

14 Mar 2015 10:20

Danette Breitenbach
More than a matter of curiosity

Describing a paper as 'revolutionary' might seem a bit extreme. However, in the case of an avant-garde' paper, Curious Matter, the claim is substantiated...

By Danette Breitenbach 13 Mar 2015 14:18

Winners at the Design Indaba Expo 2015
Winners at the Design Indaba Expo 2015

This year, Design Indaba Expo 2015 welcomed a mix of over 600 creatives from across the African continent and a full Events Arena programme hosting local and international designers, authors and artists...

13 Mar 2015 09:25

Linda Trim
Five things the Apple Watch and today's new-age office space have in common

San Francisco announced to gadget fans across the world this week what they have all been waiting for: the unveiling of the Apple Watch in all its glory...

By Linda Trim 12 Mar 2015 14:39

New desktop website for OLX
New desktop website for OLX

The site has launched a new desktop website including added search function technology; additional categories; a unique 'Favourites' list, making buying far simpler; and a sleeker design...

10 Mar 2015 08:06

Stick and AAA make a splash at Design Indaba - Stick Communications
Stick and AAA make a splash at Design Indaba

Stick sponsored 11 AAA, first-year Copywriting students to the Design Indaba 2015 Conference Simulcast, one of the world's leading forums of creativity and design...

Issued by Stick Communications 9 Mar 2015 10:38

Cape businesses support firefighters
Cape businesses support firefighters

As fires continued to rage in the southern Cape Peninsula last week, Cape Town companies supported the volunteer firefighter services...

9 Mar 2015 09:54

2015 ACT | UJ Arts & Culture Conference considers intersections between business and creativity
2015 ACT | UJ Arts & Culture Conference considers intersections between business and creativity

The 2015 ACT | UJ Arts & Culture Conference promises to provide many opportunities for creatives and entrepreneurs in the creative sector...

Issued by Arts & Culture Trust 4 Mar 2015 11:49

Spotlight on designer Frans Alexander at Decorex Durban - Thebe Reed Exhibitions
Spotlight on designer Frans Alexander at Decorex Durban

Visitors to Decorex Durban can expect to see KwaZulu-Natal interior designer Frans Alexander's quirky fusion of classic and contemporary in the special installation he will be creating at the event...

Issued by Thebe Reed Exhibitions 3 Mar 2015 11:00

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day three
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day three

Did the Design Indaba 2015 conference save the best for last? Some say yes, with the audience hanging on every word of presentations by the likes of online video legend Casey Neistat and Israel's music game-changer Yoni Bloch...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Mar 2015 12:14

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day two
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day two

From well-known spicy chicken brands and gourmet food trucks to cutting-edge fashion design, collaboration featured strongly (again) on the programme of the second day of the Design Indaba 2015 conference...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Mar 2015 12:13

[Design Indaba 2015] The Internet of Things
[Design Indaba 2015] The Internet of Things

Over the duration of a three-day conference and accompanying EXPO event, Design Indaba has become known as the platform for the showcasing of the best contemporary examples of made things...

By Terry Levin 2 Mar 2015 12:00

[Design Indaba 2015] On fashion and identity at Design Indaba 2015
[Design Indaba 2015] On fashion and identity at Design Indaba 2015

The 2015 Design Indaba provided fertile ground for even the most ardent fashionistas and Afrophiles. In this context both topics took on a new importance...

By Terry Levin 2 Mar 2015 11:36

[Design Indaba 2015] Dutch designers talk design inspiration
[Design Indaba 2015] Dutch designers talk design inspiration

On the second day of the Design Indaba 2015 conference, KLM's director of communications and corporate identity, Frank Houben, and designer Hella Jongerius spoke through the recent KLM business class redesign...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Mar 2015 11:13

[Design Indaba 2015] The selfie shapes monolithic fashion
[Design Indaba 2015] The selfie shapes monolithic fashion

"... Me and the beach, me and my food, me and my shoes, me and my boyfriend, me and Li taking lots of selfies." - Li Edelkoort

By Jessica Taylor 2 Mar 2015 08:00

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day one
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day one

Speakers on day one of the 2015 Design Indaba conference said to look sideways in collaboration and backwards to past design for a successful future...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Feb 2015 12:12

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 124: A packed show about an event, a women's academy and research
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 124: A packed show about an event, a women's academy and research

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Koo Govender and Jaco Van Zyl...

27 Feb 2015 12:57

Southern Guild Design Foundation announces winners
Southern Guild Design Foundation announces winners

Last night, 25 February 2015, the Southern Guild Design Foundation announced the winners in six areas in the categories of 'Future Growth' and 'Recognition of Excellence'...

26 Feb 2015 07:59

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 124: The IMC Conference Durban
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 124: The IMC Conference Durban

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 26 February 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Koo Govender and Jaco Van Zyl...

25 Feb 2015 14:08

NOTXCS project coming to Design Indaba
NOTXCS project coming to Design Indaba

Get a front row ticket to preview the NOT X Chris Saunders project, coming to the Design Indaba Festival from 25-27 February at the CTFC lounge...

Issued by Wunderbrand 25 Feb 2015 11:40

100% Design South Africa launches 2015 programme
100% Design South Africa launches 2015 programme

The show, 100% Design South Africa, which runs 6-10 August 2014 at Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, will afford Cape Town a preview, 100% Black at Decorex Cape Town...

24 Feb 2015 11:05

Designing sounds for William Kentridge - Howard Audio
Designing sounds for William Kentridge

Adam Howard will be joining William Kentridge on stage for the South African premier of the artist's multimedia stage opera, Refuse the Hour, at the 2015 Design Indaba Festival taking place in Cape Town this week...

Issued by Howard Audio 24 Feb 2015 10:55

Decorex Cape Town opens for trade pre-registration
Decorex Cape Town opens for trade pre-registration

Complimentary access to Decorex Cape Town for all members of the décor, design, construction and allied industries is now available for those that pre-register on the website...

23 Feb 2015 14:43

Southern Guild's ICON Awards gets new sponsor
Southern Guild's ICON Awards gets new sponsor

Adams & Adams is sponsoring the 2014 Southern Guild's ICON Awards, being held on 25 February 2015 at GUILD Design Fair in Cape Town...

23 Feb 2015 13:27

[Design Indaba 2015] What to expect at this year's Expo
[Design Indaba 2015] What to expect at this year's Expo

The annual Design Indaba Expo is South Africa's showcase of high-end African design, exhibiting the wares of all the design sectors under one roof...

23 Feb 2015 10:09

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