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A new visual taal
The next generation of "alternatiewe" Afrikaners is creating a glorious, guilt-free visual language for the South Africa of their tomorrow.
Making contact, even if only momentarily, with the subject in front of her lens gives upcoming portrait snapper Sarah Nankin her focus.
If cash is king, then the Design Indaba Expo 2006 will be a right royal affair, what with a record number of buyers due to attend.
Design Indaba Conference 2006
Entrenching itself on the international design calendar.
What happens when you grab a bunch of juicy Gauteng students and team them up with renowned graphics guru and self-confessed wino Ken Cato?
The Design Indaba Expo 2006 takes the crown for mounting the largest curated exhibition of contemporary South African jewellery to date.
He said, she said
Award-winning duo Birsel+Seck also happen to design their lives together.
Take design advantage
Would you bet money on South Africa getting ahead in the global design game? What is it that really holds the Third World back?
We're proud to present the work of Joey Hi-Fi, a design delinquent who's turning up the volume…
4th Quarter 2005 Editorial
Best? Better. Good!
If you want to attend the best conference in the world, you needn't leave the country – unless you're a non-South African, of course
Design students from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology were assigned with the task of creating a book sleeve or poster.
While the Design Indaba Conference talks the talk, the concurrent Expo walks the walk with a host of gorgeous local products.
South African Dave Southwood is a veritable camera flash of brightness in the local photographic scene.
Designing the future
A new initiative between the Western Cape Education Department, leading South African retailer Woolworths, Design Indaba and Sappi.
Driven by design
The winners of the Construction New Media Awards 2005.
Design Indaba Conference 2005 speakers sing their praises.
A South African identity
Don Albert reviews the Architecture Indaba.
This year's Design Indaba Conference has been pronounced the biggest, most diverse and most relevant in the event's ten-year history.
Where black and white melted into brown
Those seven days spent in South Africa, I rarely heard the word "apartheid", unless I spoke it myself.
Design Indaba charity banquet
The first Design Indaba Charity Banquet drew a glamorous gathering of high-profile government, business and media representatives.
Sculpting the Land
These works can only exist because of the landscape that they have been sculpted in; they become "site specific".
The Flyer premieres at the 2005 Design Indaba.
Digital designers square up for CNMA
South Africa's most talented digital designers are vying for the chance to spend a week at London multimedia house Poke.
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