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SPACE10 creates SolarVille prototype for a cleaner future
"We can actively choose to take major steps to reduce global warming and stabilise our climate.”
Lemn Sissay on the importance of daily acts of creativity
Sissay talks to us about taking creative risks and where he finds inspiration to write a new poem every morning.
SMTNG GOOD is cosying up to art and design for the greater good
“I wanted every aspect of the project to be Proudly South African, to invest in South African resources and simultaneously contribute to growing the economy.”
Nelly Ben Hayoun on the impossible pursuit of the origins of knowledge
Her new documentary, informed by the philosophy of Hannah Arendt, explores what are the origins of knowledge.
Adebayo Oke-Lawal on using fashion as a tool for social change
"I feel like fashion will be such a huge part of the way Africa shapes its future and the way Africa progresses as a people."
Dezeen Awards 2019 open for entries!
Dezeen Awards is the benchmark for international design excellence and the ultimate accolade for architects and designers everywhere.
Neo African artist Dennis Osadebe’s new work is begging us to Stand for Something
“I ask myself again and again. What is African art? Who gets to define it? What are its limits? And where is it going?”
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Designer Ini Archibong on merging myth and reality to create The Secret Garden
• Duration: 00:09:45
25 Mar 19
The ECAL graduate spoke about overcoming a difficult time, his design process and the importance of fulfilling a higher purpose.
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Six creative crowdfunding projects worth supporting this April
12 Apr 18
Five examples of great design from Singapore
17 Sep 18
Designer Thebe Magugu explores escapism in his latest collection
1 Feb 18
This short film is a meditation on the joys girlhood
12 Feb 16
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