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Ukubutha: A waste-to-energy solution to mobilise residents in informal settlements
Architecture graduate Nicole Moyo shares her idea on how informal communities can create their own water, energy and waste systems.
The creative hopes to create a platform that helps people do what they love.
Johannes Sebotshane Sithole
Maggie De Vos
The 22 year-old hopes to add his contemporary ceramics to South Africa's design scene.
Duma Mtimkulu takes the art of ceramics with him on his way to succeeding
Visual artist, designer.
This young designer aims to take the interior design and architecture world by storm.
This fine art graduate aims to promote South African stories through film and animation.
South African photographer shortlisted in 2017 Sony World Photography Awards
Cole Ndelu’s arresting entry was inspired by the #FeesMustFall movement.
This creative is a self-taught, multi-disciplinary artist and entrepreneur all in one.
This young fashion designer creates stylish sportswear with inspiration rooted in street art.
This interior designer takes the best of Scandinavian design and African design to create a beautiful result.
Design thinking, cell phones and South African education re-invented.
A designer with the desire to influence people’s perceptions without necessarily using words.
WOW Creative Design Studio
“There are three responses to a piece of design – yes, no, and WOW! Wow is the one to aim for.” - Milton Glaser
Geometric jewellery from Philisa Zibi
Design Indaba 2016 Emerging Creative Philisa Zibi creates geometric jewellery for women in a variety of mediums.
A fossil-fuel-free houseboat from an apocalyptic future
Tshepo Mokholo is an architect-turned-designer and his goal is to bring about inner-city change through better design.
After two years of development, Mieke Vermeulen is finally ready to unleash Bucolica into the world.
Galerekwe Maimane is a young creative and aspiring film director, whose work is inspired by irrational fears and insecurities.
Google SA takes top prize for green innovations
Google Head Office in SA has won top honours at the International Green Interior Awards.
#DITakeover on Instagram: Lesedi Mogale
We asked Pretoria resident and budding photographer Lesedi Mogale to take over our Instagram feed. Here’s what he came up with.
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When a natural disaster occured in Chile, Alejandro Aravena and his team set out to rebuild the city
• Duration: 00:53:50
9 Jul 18
The architect tackles the reconstruction of a city through public participation.
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