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How to make your travel booking experience easier
SnapTravel is an App-less way to book your next vay-cay and it all happens via Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp.
Recycling the Serpentine Pavilion
Johannesburg-based collaborative architectural studio and all women team, Counterspace will be designing the iconic Serpentine Pavilion for 2020/2021.
Currents for Currents, an award winning concept for a floating community
Quench Sea, a portable desalination device
How will the Covid-19 Health Pandemic affect the world's oceans?
Sacha Buliard’s responsive mat lets users connect with their bodies
Global graduate, Sacha Buliard spoke at the 2020 Design Indaba Conference.
Rethinking rape kits with Antya Waegemann
The global graduate designs solutions for sexual assault survivors and will speaking at #DI2020.
Building sustainably | Design Indaba 2020 speaker Vukheta Mukhari’s bio-bricks help save the planet
Vukheta Mukhari and his team members created the world’s first bio-brick made from human urine.
Meet the Emerging Creatives who exhibited at Design Indaba 2020
The Emerging Creatives programme is a product of creative inclusion created by Design Indaba and supported by the Department of Arts and Culture.
Nando’s Clout Fires Up The Ravi Naidoo Residency for Emerging Creatives, declaring Mmamotsatsi Masike its First-ever Recipient
The announcement of the new Ravi Naidoo Residency for Emerging Creatives was made at the recent Design Indaba Conference.
The drum machine by Nicolás Kisic Aguirre
The Peruvian designer’s open-source projects are a combination of sound, architecture and the mind.
Artist Olafur Eliasson tackles freedom of press with new artwork
Olafur Eliasson has teamed up with Kumi Naidoo to create artwork that highlights the collaboration between press freedom and its reader.
Expressing solidarity through design
In the wake of #blackouttuesday we look to the everyday work needed to right the social wrongs.
Africa Day 2020
We look to a wealth of African thinkers who are improving the world through creativity.
Hope heroes from across the globe
DON'T WORRY (TOO MUCH), BE HAPPY.
Award-wining artist, writer and performer.
Here’s how Design Indaba super-creatives are changing the world, one creative act at a time
A design response in the time of COVID-19.
The Department of Audacious Projects
A Design Indaba initiative for South African Tourism.
The Delicate Bracelet named Most Beautiful Object in South Africa
The winner of the Most Beautiful Object in South Africa was announced at the 2020 Design Indaba Conference.
Highlights from Day 3 of Design Indaba 2020
The final day of the Design Indaba Conference concluded with speaker talks from Jeanne Gang, Rick Brim and Natsai Audrey Chieza.
Highlights from Day 2 of Design Indaba 2020
Design Indaba continued into Day 2 and here's what you might have missed!
Highlights from Day 1 of Design Indaba 2020
Here's what you might have missed from the annual Design Indaba Conference.
South African performer Lebo Mashile returns to Design Indaba 2020 as Master of Ceremonies
Award-winning poet, author, presenter, actor and producer Lebo Mashile returns to Design Indaba Conference as MC for the third time.
Celebrate 25 years of Design Indaba with us
Tickets are on sale now, here is everything you need to know.
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