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Tinker Friday: Meet Cairo-based tinkerer Dina Amin
27 Jan 17
Egyptian designer Dina Amin takes apart everyday objects to create stop-motion shorts for her project Tinker Friday.
40 rising stars join the creative constellation
6 Feb 17
Meet the 2017 Emerging Creatives, the next wave of South Africa’s buzzing design scene.
Eclipse: Experience time in a new way
• Duration: 00:40
8 Feb 17
A clock design that reveals and hides different notions of time.
The intricate illustrations of Mario Nobrega
13 Feb 17
This Emerging Creative discovered his artistic passion quite recently, but his lack of experience is no obstacle.
16 Feb 17
This young designer aims to improve the lives of bees with innovative ideas for upstart beekeepers.
Capturing tranquility in chaos
17 Feb 17
This designer draws geometric inspiration from unusual places.
Capturing Cape Town’s scent with Kaja Solgaard Dahl
1 Mar 17
This designer is fascinated with creativity that uplifts our sensory experiences.
Emulating female power through fashion
8 Mar 17
Thebe Magugu pays homage to the important people in his life with original couture.
Reframing assumptions about ‘African art’
15 Mar 17
A young illustrator who celebrates international influences rather than confined fidelity.
22 Mar 17
This could be the pollination process of tomorrow.
A celebration of African portraiture
30 Mar 17
This Ukrainian artist paints unique portraits of Africa as a creative outlet.
Thulisizwe Mamba interprets pop culture with cheeky illustrations
4 Apr 17
What would a text from Kim K look like?
Woza: The story of an African Surfer
11 Apr 17
"Woza" tells the story of an African surfer who has been taken as a lover by the African water spirit Mami Wata.
Teen develops bra to fight breast cancer
10 May 17
18-year old Julian Rios Cantu’s ‘auto exploration’ bra monitors changes in breast tissue.
Low-cost urinal system tackles a school’s sanitation issues
11 May 17
The modified urinals were developed by five middle school students.
Using light as a cure
12 May 17
The Jeggo helps its users overcome the downsides of travelling with therapeutic music and light.
How about human hair for mass production?
15 May 17
In an exploration of hair being used in the production of objects, this artist hacks an everyday Ikea china cup.
Wake up and smell the colours
• Duration: 01:33
23 May 17
A device that transcends two of our primary senses.
Student 3D prints his own set of retainers to straighten his teeth
29 May 17
Dudley Amos’ Orthoprint could make the production of clear braces less expensive.
Students create furniture for people living with Alzheimer’s
22 Jun 17
The collection, Design for the Mind, was created with help from medical and social experts.
UK student designs a device that makes it easier for wheelchair users to tackle hills
26 Jul 17
"The future of design lies in collaborating with users to create unique solutions engineered and customised to fit their specific needs,” says Dell.
Convenient household composting with Taihi
28 Aug 17
If it’s good enough for your body, it’s certainly good enough for your garden.
Antenna is a new global scan of the world's best design graduates
22 Sep 17
Here is a taste of what to expect at the inaugural Antenna conference taking place in October in Eindhoven.
The technology that could see us 3D-printing food shortage away
27 Sep 17
Natural, healthy and sustainable food made possible by combining aspects of nature, science and technology.
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