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Exploring interspecies art
Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg has developed an algorithm that caters for pollinator preferences
Curiosity thrilled the cat
Meet the purrrr-fect bionic spy robot for cat lovers
Dazzling with design
How Yinka Ilori’s technicolour storytelling is taking over the world
Morag Myerscough’s #CleanPower installation brightened up COP26
We chat to the designer about her recycled ocean plastic flags
Former Design Indaba Speaker, Es Devlin presented her Conference of the Trees at COP26
The iconic stage designer planted a space for climate change conversations
How 10 tech start-ups selected by COP26 will help us reach net zero targets
From combating climate change via AI, to Apps that reduce food wastage, these 10 companies champion tech for our planet
We interview climate-conscious Riccardo Cenedella on upcycling carpet waste
The sustainable young designer shows new possibilities for waste materials
#DI takes London Design Festival 2021
This year’s festival features former #DI Speakers and an array of sustainable projects
No Waste Challenge winners announced!
Sixteen global waste-busters awarded top honours by What Design Can Do.
Denouncing plastic, hair as art, African spirituality & the Bouroullec Brothers’s latest…
Design for people, by people.
Spoon Archaeology examines plastic cutlery, hopefully, as a relic of the past
Kai Linke and Peter Eckart put 20 years of plastic cutlery on museum display.
The high-speed Hyperloop by Zaha Hadid Architects will revolutionise land-based travel
Hyperloop and Zaha Hadid Architects on track to transport us into the future.
South African Firm Counterspace’s Much-Anticipated Serpentine Pavilion Finally Opens to the Public
Postponed to 2021, Counterspace’s 2020 Serpentine Pavilion celebrates places of meeting.
Get design’s latest: Louvre’s 1st female leader, PoAD opens, & Heatherwick floats Little Island…
Innovation, engagement, and leadership are our watchwords this week.
#DI Global Graduate Ini Archibong Launches Travelling Pavilion at London Design Biennale, Directed by #DI Speaker Es Devlin
Pavilion of the African Diaspora is a travelling installation in three phases.
#DI Speaker Hanif Kara’s Latest London Project, The Tide
The Tide, a feat of engineering, architecture, and art, transforms an industrial area.
With 19 Chairs, Art and Charity Collide in a Celebration of Seating by a Range of #DI Speakers
19 Chairs challenges design stars to create one-of-a-kind custom chairs for COVID-19 charity auction.
Yinka Ilori’s New 20-Piece Homeware Collection Merges African and English Customs
Design Indaba Speaker Yinka Ilori’s bright and colourful new homeware incorporates his signature motifs.
Diébédo Francis Kéré wins Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal for Architecture
Design Indaba Speaker Diébédo Francis Kéré produces architectural work that inspires and unites.
Shaakira Jassat pilots her Acquatecture
Shaakira Jassat of Studio Sway has developed her Acquatecture from concept to reality.
Allez! Allez! Magazine! with Nelly Ben Hayoun
Launched in March 2021, the magazine compiles projects, research, conversations and other material produced throughout the programme.
Tom Dixon wins 2021 Wallpaper* Design Award
From lighting to exploring weaving and digital printing, Tom Dixon (OBE) is a prolific designer.
Mariam Kamara in the Global Spotlight
Mariam Kamara of Atelier Masōmī wins big at The Lexus Design Awards 2021.
Thomas Chapman does Bush Yoga
Thomas Chapman of Johannesburg-based architecture firm Local Studio has created a yoga room.
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