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
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
After their talk, speakers who had presented a session at the Design Indaba Conference, held annually at Cape Town's CTICC, were publicly presented with a gold medallion as a meaningful keepsake and token of appreciation from their hosts, which like an Olympic medal could be said to symbolise their ultimate achievement in the design world.
By Terry Levin 2 Mar 2015 12:00
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, raising issues around self, image, ego, identity, making, economies and African-ness - weaving a joyous celebration of African culture and style through the three-day Indaba programme.
By Terry Levin 2 Mar 2015 11:36
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 in a special lunch time talk...
By Leigh Andrews 2 Mar 2015 11:13
World renowned South African artist William Kentridge presented his performance piece "Refuse the Hour" at the City Hall in Cape Town on 26 & 27 February 2015 as part of the annual Design Indaba week.
By Megan Holt 2 Mar 2015 08:15
"... Me and the beach, me and my food, me and my shoes, me and my boyfriend, me and Li taking lots of selfies."
By Jessica Taylor 2 Mar 2015 08:00
Did you know Woolworths has been a supporter of Design Indaba over the past 20 years? Now Kate Fordyce, Head Agency: Woolworths Marketing, tells us exclusively how Woolworths has taken creativity to a whole new level.
By Leigh Andrews 1 Mar 2015 13:18
Day one of the 2015 Design Indaba conference introduced us to the importance of collaboration in design and taking a step back and relooking at history to propel your design to the future.
By Leigh Andrews 28 Feb 2015 12:12
As the 20th annual Design Indaba Conference gets underway at Cape Town's CTICC, Terry Levin unpacks some of the infinitely inspiring insights presented by the world's leading global thinkers, doers and change-makers.
By Terry Levin 27 Feb 2015 10:15
Design Indaba presents William Kentridge's Refuse The Hour in February 2015, a collaboration with Philip Miller, Dada Masilo, Catherine Meyburgh and Peter Galison.
26 Feb 2015 08:09
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