a better world through creativity
About Design Indaba
Design Indaba News
News & Features
Video Archive (2006 – present)
Our database of African and international creatives and companies making waves in the design world.
Meet the 9 Global Graduates that presented at Design Indaba Conference 2018
These young graduates presented projects that speak to the water crisis, the power of sound, social entrepreneurship and so much more.
Nicolás Kisic Aguirre
Architect and sound artist.
This MIT sound artist is exploring the power of sound in public spaces
Nicolas Kisic Aguirre developed the Modular Rhythm Machine, an algorithmically controlled machine inspired by the Peruvian Cajon.
Peru seaside home in the running for leading architectural prize
Ancon House is located on a rocky-mountainside and is built to blend in with the landscape
The handmade rugs celebrating South African and South American culture
The latest project from The Ninevites merges the traditions of two continents, South America and Africa.
A rap music video rendered in watercolours
There are an amazing 24 watercolour paintings per second in this animation by Youth Experimental Studio for Kool A.D.
Declaración de Lima
The International Advisory Board of the Basque Culinary Centre met in Lima, Peru, from 9 to 11 September 2011.
Sign up to our newsletter
Sign up to Design Indaba Weekly for the latest design news and inspiration. Sign up to Design Indaba News for updates on Design Indaba events and projects.
Design Indaba (select one or both)
Weekly editorial newsletter
Festival and event updates
Six creative crowdfunding projects worth supporting this April
12 Apr 18
Five examples of great design from Singapore
17 Sep 18
Designer Thebe Magugu explores escapism in his latest collection
1 Feb 18
This short film is a meditation on the joys girlhood
12 Feb 16
Tweets by @designindaba