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Stuck away at the far end of Africa, Design Indaba provides some much-needed perspective on our craft. Nothing replenishes a jaded inspiration better than an annual shot of pure cultural energy from New York's design elite.
By Terry Levin 4 Mar 2013 08:37
The last week in February has become synonymous with the Design Indaba Conference, the event held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) as an annual showcase for the superheroes of global design thinking.
By Terry Levin 28 Feb 2013 08:30
Sir John Hegarty, international advertising icon, has been secured by the Sunday Times as guest speaker at an intimate dinner to be hosted for the creative heads of SA's most successful agencies, next week. The dinner celebrates the 'coming-together' of the advertising industry during the annual Design Indaba, held in Cape Town from 27 February to 1 March 2013.
27 Feb 2013 07:24
Entries for the Your Street Live Challenge close on Monday 28 January 2013. Entrants are encouraged to see the possibilities and potential of their urban spaces, be in touch with the needs of their community, and think creatively to make these spaces smarter, safer, healthier and sustainable for everyone who uses them.
25 Jan 2013 08:05
As part of the Emerging Creatives programme of the Design Indaba Expo 2012, four design students from the Thuthuka Jewellery & Product Development Programme showcased their work to the local and international audience, gaining valuable insights into market likes and expectations.
9 Mar 2012 12:30
This year's Design Indaba Expo broke new ground when exhibition designers Scan Display, which set up and broke down the exhibition, installed LED lighting within the Unibox booths that not only provided better illumination for products but also reportedly saved 93% energy against standard lighting.
9 Mar 2012 10:44
Coincidentally, while thousands at Design Indaba last week were being inspired by bold urban design that challenges our thinking, the former mayor of Bogota, Columbia, was challenging urban development policies at a conference in Stellenbosch.
By Anton Crone 5 Mar 2012 16:31
The Common Pitch competition, held on the opening night of Design Indaba saw a surprise move by MTN, who donated an extra R100 000 to Dry Bath, a Limpopo invention; and EarthBag Construction System won R200 000 to use on other projects in communities that need it.
2 Mar 2012 13:27
To assist both buyers and exhibitors at this year's Design Indaba Expo, there will be an exclusive Buyers' Day preview for registered buyers on Thursday 1 March 2012, the day before the event opens to the public.
16 Feb 2012 14:43
Barcelona-based Sónar Music Festival will perform at the Design Indaba on Friday 2 March 2012 at the Cape Town City Hall and the deadline for entries into the KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng portion of Your Street Challenge has been extended.
6 Feb 2012 10:30
Bizcommunity.com has now expanded its operations into 16 new sectors and will soon venture into another 17, providing a whole new range of target audiences for advertisers. The most critical aspect of this is the quality of content and this is a formal invitation to you to become a recognised contributor on Bizcommunity.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 3 Oct 2011 14:57
The UK-based Design Council is a UK government agency with a Royal Charter, funded by the Department of Business Innovation and Skills, and aims to promote design as an essential component to a competitive economy. The Design Council facilitates access and engagement between designers and interested parties from the public and private sector. [view twitterfall]
By Herman Manson: @marklives 23 Feb 2011 10:40
V Sunil of W+K Delhi claims the company knows to how to make global trends locally relevant. This creative director, accompanied by managing director Mohit Dhar Jayal, will be showing how they believe they have revolutionised advertising in India at the Design Indaba Conference, from 25 - 27 February 2009.
4 Feb 2009 11:16
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