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Video Archive (2006 – present)
Our database of African and international creatives and companies making waves in the design world.
CrowdVoice: An archive of social unrest from around the world
Esra’a Al Shafei’s online platform curates user-generated content from protests around the world.
Enter your design to the Green Product Award
The Green Product Award have extended their deadline exclusively for Design Indaba readers. Submissions are open until Sunday 13 March.
This is what it's like to read with dyslexia
Victor Widell’s interactive blog post lets the viewer experience what it’s like to be dyslexic.
One week left to enter the A’ Design Awards
Entries for all categories of the prestigious A’ Design Awards have now been extended to 7 March.
Integrating VR into fine dining
Samsung says its virtual reality headset will enhance the fine dining experience, but do we need to?
Last chance to enter the A’ Design Awards
Entries are still open for all categories of the prestigious A’ Design Awards.
Echosight: Changing the way we retell global stories
Echosight uses multiple exposure to compare and contrast visual stories from around the world.
Enter your best designs to the A' Design Awards & Competition
There’s still time for you to enter your best designs into the prestigious A' Design Awards & Competition 2016.
Design Indaba's Global Graduates – these are the ones to watch
We'd like to introduce you to the talented Global Graduates who’ll be presenting their work at the Design Indaba Conference 2016.
A' Design Awards is calling for entries across all design categories
A' Design Award calls for entries in industrial design, architecture, interior design, furniture, lighting and building materials.
Who are the best designers in the world?
83 countries are ranked in arts, architecture and design based on the number of design awards won, with the United States taking the top position.
Flying solar farm generates energy around the clock
Solar balloons generate energy where clouds cannot interfere with their efficiency.
Space habitation could begin with a village on the moon
The ESA plans to send huge 3D printers to space to build a village on the moon.
Paper Prison lets the user experience Mandela’s Robben Island cell
The Mandela inspired Paper Prison lauded as one of this year’s most creative designs, according to AIGA.
LibraryBox is open source tech made easy
The LibraryBox bridges the gap of information delivery in developing nations without internet access.
How should we be responding to the migrant "crisis"?
The movement of displaced and refuged humans across the world will surely define this decade. We ask prominent design thinkers their thoughts on how to help.
The design, art and fashion communities respond to the migrant crisis
The movement of displaced humans across the world will surely define this decade. We ask prominent design thinkers their thoughts on how to help.
Ethical Things: A look at the morality of smart devices
What happens when the smart devices we’ve become accustomed to are forced to make moral decisions?
AMIE: The next generation in off-the-grid living
This off-the-grid shelter is 3D-printed and powered by a mobile power source.
Tactum: Design 3D creations using light projection directly on the body
Light projected onto the body becomes a straight-to-print design tool with Tactum.
Icon's underwear line tackles incontinence in women
Icon's new underwear line seeks to help women who suffer from light incontinence after childbirth.
Photographer captures the tensions revealed by devastating floods
Floodwaters are both devastating and inspirational for photographer Gideon Mendel.
Healthcare wearable provides stats at a glance
Vivi makes it possible for a surgeon to check a patient’s vitals without looking away.
Could the future of sex be robotics?
Tech advancements have seen the development of the most lifelike humanoids to date, but what does this mean for the relationship between man and machine?
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