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Focus on: Design for rural contexts
29 Jun 14
Six projects that broaden access to products and services in rural communities around the globe.
Focus on: Marble's comeback
6 Jul 14
More and more designers are being inspired by the ancient stone's striated smoothness. Here are five recent examples from our archives.
Focus on: Textile trends
12 Jul 14
Technology is taking fabric into new directions. We round up five future-forward examples.
Focus on: Health care
20 Jul 14
We often take it for granted but our health is one of our most important assets. Here we round up five designs that promote better health care.
Focus on: Designing for children
27 Jul 14
We round up seven kid-conscious projects.
Focus on: Architects at UIA 2014
3 Aug 14
Watch these interviews from our archives with four architects speaking at the International Union of Architects World Congress in Durban.
Focus On: Women in design
9 Aug 14
We look back at some of the phenomenal women who have graced the stage of Design Indaba Conference and who are making an indelible mark on the world.
Focus On: Water
10 Aug 14
The total usable freshwater supply for ecosystems and humans is less than 1% of all freshwater resources. We roundup designs that are water wise.
Focus on: Marcelo Rosenbaum
16 Aug 14
With Sao Paulo Design Weekend in full swing, we feature a carnival of creativity by this exuberant Brazilian designer.
Focus on: Graphic designers at AGI
17 Aug 14
Watch these videos from our archives with three graphic designers speaking at AGI Open in São Paulo, Brazil.
Four contemporary South African artists
23 Aug 14
As the local art world descends on the FNB Joburg Art Fair, we round up the South African artists who have graced the Design Indaba Conference stage.
Focus On: Handspring Puppet Company
24 Aug 14
The renowned local puppeteers are making headlines with a new exhibition on their work and the much-acclaimed "War Horse" finally playing on home turf.
The future of craft
31 Aug 14
Is it craft or is it design? What's the role of craft in the 21st century? Here are four interviews from our archives that explore various notions of craft.
7 Sep 14
Snooze, doze, nap, 40 winks or slumber – sleep by any other name is just as sweet.
The mad men of advertising
19 Sep 14
We round up four interviews with some of the world's greatest ad men in honour of the Loeries, South Africa's annual advertising awards.
For the love of trees
5 Oct 14
Trees must be one of nature's finest designs. We roundup five designs from our archive that take their inspiration from the leafy form.
It's a sign
12 Oct 14
We often take for granted the graphic signs that help us navigate our environments. Here are four excellent examples of wayfinding designs from our archive.
The darlings of Dutch design
18 Oct 14
5 of our favourite projects by husband-and-wife team Stefan Scholten and Carole Baijings, the official ambassadors of Dutch Design Week.
It takes more than one
26 Oct 14
Many designers have shifted the perception that good design is born from the spark of brilliance from the lone genius to one of collaborative creativity.
Tackling the housing problem
2 Nov 14
We round up four of the sustainable, low-cost innovations featured in The Better Living Challenge Showcase, which opened in Cape Town this week.
Help for the homeless
16 Nov 14
Shelter is one of the most basic human needs. We round up four innovative designs for temporary shelter.
23 Nov 14
In this Focus On, we look at four diverse projects that commemorate significant historical events through the built form.
Casey Neistat to speak at Design Indaba Conference 2015
1 Dec 14
Announcing our first presenter for Design Indaba Conference 2015: Maverick filmmaker Casey Neistat, who is changing the way we watch movies.
The creative engine inside Joe Public United
5 Dec 14
Pepe Marais and Xolisa Dyeshana to present Joe Public United's award-winning work at Design Indaba Conference 2015.
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