Take Five

A global call to design out Ebola drew readers' attention this week.


OpenIDEO tells us about its partnership with USAID, which has issued a global call for innovative design tools to support and protect health-care workers on the frontlines of the virus. Read the article.


Canadian industrial designer Ilana Ben-Ari’s puzzle game teaches the creative skills children won’t find in textbooks. Read the article.


The "Make It New" exhibition captures the flavour of design and making in the Western Cape from its precolonial days to the present. Take a visually indulgent journey through the exhibition. 


Amsterdam-based graphic designer Nikki Gonnissen tells us what led to her working with a new kind of client: the Dutch Socialist party. Watch the video interview


As a child, Paul Priestman made dangerously fast go-karts from lawnmowers. Now he's one of the world's top transport designers. Read our Q&A with him.

Watch the Talk with Paul Priestman