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Ungifted: Why Santa must die
12 Dec 16
In the latest chapter from creativity versus climate change non-profit Do The Green Thing, the greed and commercial vulgarity of Christmas is revealed.
Move at the speed of culture: How brands stay connected in a fast pace world
22 Nov 16
Sydney-based brand agency Re believes that relevance trumps differentiation. If you are relevant, you can create an emotional connection.
Do The Green Thing: Not Another Make Up Tutorial
25 Oct 16
With its promotion of overconsumption, its excessive packaging and dubious ingredients, the beauty industry is pretty bad for the environment.
My Africa Is: A documentary project that celebrates pop culture in Africa
13 Sep 16
Filmmaker Nosarieme Garrick discusses the making of her new documentary "Alternative Nairobi" with Nataal.
The Sync Project: Music as precision medicine
20 Jul 16
The Sync Project is a platform that investigates the therapeutic power of music by mapping its effects on the brain.
How is virtual reality changing the architecture industry?
5 Jul 16
We talk to the VR specialist at South African architecture and design practice SAOTA about how virtual reality and technology is changing design.
Lessons in design from Michael Wolff
13 Apr 16
A designer’s strength lies in their potential to bring noticing, observation and imagination to the world, according to branding legend Michael Wolff.
Redesign Meat at the Slagerij de Hamvraag
7 Apr 16
Food designers rethink the meat industry in a series of talks and discussions at the Slagerij de Hamvraag pop up butchery in the Netherlands.
Architects designing for social improvement
7 Apr 16
billionBricks project manager Astrid Hugo shares advice on how to design for the homeless.
MakeRight: Involving prisoners in anti-crime design
5 Apr 16
MakeRight is an initiative that gets prisoners to help manufacture “theft-proof” bags that consider the user and the abuser and designs out the crime.
Go-getters of the digital art movement
31 Mar 16
Digital design duo Reed + Rader talk VR, AR and breaking down the barrier between real and simulated worlds.
Osborne Macharia on how storytelling can change perceptions
24 Mar 16
The Kenyan photographer touches on the power of narrative photography with his series “Melanin-0”.
Friends of Light: Handwoven jackets from New York
25 Feb 16
Fashion designer and professor Pascale Gatzen founded the weaving cooperative Friends of Light to help bring a little mindfulness back into fashion.
Q&A with Naresh Ramchandani
11 Feb 16
The Pentagram partner shares his thoughts on jargon, the power of words and writing as a form of design.
The Dencity Competition co-founders on rethinking slums
4 Feb 16
The social architects behind non-profit organisation, Shelter Global share their experiences on confronting the world’s shelter crisis.
Concept design according to chmara.rosinke studio
28 Jan 16
Austrian design practice, chmara.rosinke studio finds freedom in creating design solutions across multiple mediums.
Hilary Cottam on how design can fix social services
25 Jan 16
Social entrepreneur Hilary Cottam is working to help fix some of the biggest social problems of our time, using design as a tool for deep systemic change.
Urban designer Ekaterina Lichtenstein on the future of smart cities
14 Jan 16
London-based urban designer and architect Ekaterina Lichtenstein breaks down the elements involved in designing advanced cities.
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