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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 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

"A sophisticated design direction that draws from traditional elements but also exudes an edgy twist and leaves behind the expected."

Issued by Thebe Reed Exhibitions 3 Mar 2015 11:00

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 the 25th to 27th of February at the CTFC lounge.

Issued by Wunderbrand 25 Feb 2015 11:40

Designing sounds for William Kentridge - Howard Music
Designing sounds for William Kentridge

Adam Howard will be joining William Kentridge on stage for the South African premier of the artist's multi-media stage opera, Refuse the Hour, during a series of performances and lectures at the 2015 Design Indaba Festival, taking place in Cape Town this week.

Issued by Howard Music 24 Feb 2015 10:55

Dynamic communication agency looking for material design and production company
Dynamic communication agency looking for material design and production company

Centre for Communications Impact (previously known as JHHESA) is a section 21 South African entity that uses strategic communication approaches to improve the health and well-being of all South Africans. As part of this approach, CCI develops tools and resources that are used to complement mass media communication that reaches people on health-related information. Our two primary campaigns are Brothers for Life (www.brothersforlife.org) and Zazi (www.zazi.org).

Issued by JHHESA 16 Feb 2015 09:43

Cape Town's Sea Point Promenade comes alive with Layar Augmented Reality - Digital Narrative
Cape Town's Sea Point Promenade comes alive with Layar Augmented Reality

Cape Town, The Design Capital of the World, is the creative hub of Southern Africa - a habitat for artists who channel their creativity into arts of all forms. With the use of Augmented Reality (AR) technology available today, artists can now enhance their creative works and transform any still image into a fully interactive experience.

Issued by Digital Narrative 28 Jan 2015 10:53

Rethinking the process of museum-making - Formula D interactive
Rethinking the process of museum-making

Khayelitsha, Cape Town's biggest township, needs a museum to commemorate the area's violent history. Formula D interactive has been commissioned by the City of Cape Town to create a concept.

Issued by Formula D interactive 26 Jan 2015 13:25

THAT ART FAIR: Fresh art from Africa - Change Agent
THAT ART FAIR: Fresh art from Africa

Introducing THAT ART FAIR, Cape Town's new landmark art event taking place alongside Design Indaba and Cape Town Art Fair. This inspired, curated and affordable event is a platform for African artists who work under the radar of the traditional art establishment and who do things a little differently.

Issued by Change Agent 21 Jan 2015 11:31