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Jaco Janse van Rensburg
Peet Pienaar is a performance artist turned graphic designer, known for his work with The President and Toffie.
Andries Odendaal is an independent Cape Town-based new media developer, best known for his work produced with Wireframe.
Kerryn du Preez
Jackie Burger is the editor of ELLE South Africa and an official curator for Design Indaba Expo.
Cape Town: Bags
Workshops & Seminars
In Cape Town: Bags, a workshop run by Durban-based graphic designer Garth Walker, 25 students designed bags based on imagery from the streets of Cape Town.
Sean O’Toole is a Cape Town-based journalist and editor.
Martin Kruger is a painter, architect and urbanist, and a founding member of the Urban Design Institute of South Africa.
As a youngster Johan Louw had spent hours in his brother-in-law's workshop, watching and learning, developing a love and talent for jewellery design.
Ross Chowles is executive creative director and founding partner of The Jupiter Drawing Room in Cape Town.
After he began his career at Louis Karol, within seven years Imraan Ho-Yee became associate, and then partner.
Albert conducted research in Malaysia, South Africa & the US. The result: a master-planned counterproposal for Malaysia's premier techno-city, Cyberjaya.
Crispain Plunkett was a South African photographer who sadly passed away in 2009.
The Design Indaba 10x10 Industrial Project matches 10 South African manufacturers with 10 teams of local and international designers.
Jannes Hendrikz is the compositor and creative director of the Blackheart Gang by night, and TVC director for Shy the Sun by day
Wicked Pixels was the first boutique studio in South Africa to specialise in the craft of animation, visual effects and motion graphic design founded by Wessels
Jenny Ehlers is creative director and equity partner of King James RSVP, the design and promotions arm of the King James Group.
Better known as Zapiro, he has published 11 cartoon collections and held solo exhibitions in New York, London and Frankfurt.
Jo Noero is principal at Noero Architects and a tenured professor at the University of Cape Town (UCT).
Haldane Martin is a Cape Town-based designer known for his iconic furniture and interior designs for his eponymous company.
Alistair King is co-founder of the Cape Town-based advertising agency King James.
Mike Schalit began his career by failing as a rock musician. In 1982 he tried again at TBWA Hunt Lascaris and emerged as John Hunt's deputy in 1991.
Gavin Rajah Atelier design and manufacture high-end luxury garments and accessories, specialising in ready-to-wear and couture.
Anya van der Merwe Miszewski
Anya van der Merwe Miszewski is a director of Van Der Merwe Miszewski Architects Pty Ltd and a professor at the University of Cape Town School of Architecture.
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