Tag Archives design indaba


by Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Get involved at anotherlightup.com #ANOTHERLIGHTUP by Design Indaba Trust, Faith47 and Thingking combines public art with the potential of crowd-funding to build streetlights in Khayelitsha. The #ANOTHERLIGHTUP project aims to fund the installation of a streetlight system into one of Cape Town's more dangerous neighbourhoods, empowering individuals with the potential to be active agents in change. Design Indaba Trust, ...

Get ready for FilmFest 2014

by Monday, February 17, 2014

Design Indaba FilmFest presents 10 documentary feature films, never before seen on South African soil, in an unforgettable alfresco setting. From intimately told narratives to bold conversation-starters, each film showcases the genius and passion that drives creativity. The lineup covers a multitude of creative disciplines including architecture, urban design, fashion, photography, street and performance art and music. A ...

Kunlé Adeyemi: We are living in interesting times in Africa

by Friday, December 27, 2013

Kunlé Adeyemi is a Nigerian architect, urbanist and creative researcher. He is also the founder and principal ofNLÉ, an architecture, design and urbanism practice based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. At the 2013 AZA Architecture Conference, Adeyemi speaks about the African Water Cities Project, Makoko Floating Schooland his view on the future of African-inspired architecture. The African Water ...