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Locomotion, manipulation, conversation
Father of interaction design, Bill Moggridge talks about creating the technology landscape of the future.
Paul D Miller - aka DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid - has taken remixing, sampling and turntablism from the streets to the white cube.
To paraphrase Mark Twain, rumours of the electric car's death have been greatly exaggerated. Fiona Zerbst discovers the Tesla.
A Kyoto treaty for design
The case for designers to tackle the challenges of environmentalism, posed by Valerie Casey of frog design.
Sustainable = humanist
Yves Béhar explains that usefulness and functionality are not the same thing.
Design of the times
Massimo and Lella Vignelli received a standing ovation at the 2007 Design Indaba for their retrospective presentation.
A Taste For Type
Tobias Frere-Jones has designed over 500 typefaces for retail publication, custom clients and experimental research.
Stairway to heaven
The first contemporary flagship store for Longchamp has been designed by Heatherwick Studio.
Don't call me babe
It may look cute and cuddly, but it's one of the planet's worst poo-llutants.
From the archives: Head for humour
Christoph Niemann's pictures paint a thousand witty words. In this interview, we profile the illustrator's more serious side.
Design brings stories to life. Or so says Yves Béhar, whose own tale is made up of one brand success story after another.
The bigger apple
What happens when you take an African-American designer from New York to Africa for the first time and expect him to work with crafters?
When he isn't altering other people's advertising in the Bubble Project, Ji Lee also spends his time developing thought-provoking designs.
The Bubble Project
Ji Lee has printed over 50 000 stickers shaped like speech-bubbles since 2002.
Between the covers with Chip Kidd
There is really only one book jacket designer with a comparable profile: Chip Kidd.
Design is easy
Editor of Clear magazine, Ivana Kalafatic speaks to product and furniture designer Constantin Boym.
A dedication to graphic design: Alexander Gelman interviews Michael Bierut
An energy-filled dedication to graphic design, we have made no changes to the transcript. Be a fly on the wall.
Q&A with Chip Kidd
It's become a global standard, and many celebrities and leaders have filled this out this party game.
Karim Rashid interviews Hani Rashid exclusively for Design Indaba magazine.
Ambiguity and truth
Milton Glaser writes about the complexities behind making communication clear and effective.
Design Indaba habitué, Gregor Naude, had an animated conversation with Bob Sabiston.
Sean O' Toole chatted with surf-loving designer David Carson.
Of frocks and cocktails
Dr Loretta Feris navigates the international textile scene.
Diving helped a young, asthmatic David Doubilet breathe, freeing him from a daily struggle for oxygen, writes Patrick Burgoyne.
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