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Robert Sayre: Food as a way to foster inter-country discourse
Conflict Kitchen’s cultural director and chef talks about using ethnic food as “bait” to get people to learn about the country where that food is from.
The 2013 Spier Secret Festival was a huge success. Here's an inside look at what the two-day celebration offered visitors.
Marije Vogelzang: Playing with your food
Dutch eating designer Marije Vogelzang spoke at the Spier Secret Festival 2013 about the connections between people, rootedness and cooking in fire.
Stefan Sagmeister: Bring the personal and the human into design
Stefan Sagmeister talks about 'The Happy Film', his studio and his advice to young designers. Please note: this film contains nudity.
Collaboration at AGI Open 2013
The best graphic design congress in the world, AGI Open, celebrated collaboration at its 2013 conference in London.
Notes on Net Prophet
"Making business sense of the internet", Net Prophet 2013 left conference goers this week with some stellar advice on how to do just that and more.
Triggerfish: Seven ordinary things that can lead to one extraordinary result
Triggerfish CEO Stuart Forrest shares seven business tips they taught you in kindergarten.
Christoph Niemann: Combining the expected and the unexpected in illustration
“The idea is very simple: you can just touch things, and things will happen.” Christoph Niemann interacts with and discusses the Petting Zoo app.
Conference 2013: Day 3
Friday 1 March saw the close of Design Indaba Conference 2013 – and what a close it was.
Conference 2013: Day 2
There was more of the best of global creativity on day two of Design Indaba Conference.
Conference 2013: Day 1
After day one of Design Indaba Conference it's off to a great start. Here are some of the highlights of the day.
Welcome to our new website!
Design Indaba is proud to relaunch its website, designindaba.com! Here's our thinking behind the new design.
Aaron Koblin: Open-sourcing as a toolkit
Aaron Koblin talks about creating music videos for the web and other experimental and playful projects with Google.
Breaking out of the silo and onto the street
The Your Street Challenge, inspired by Design Indaba, seeks to transform urban space through creative thought.
20Q: Mike van Heerden
Design Indaba Expo 2012 Emerging Creative and winner of the Most Creative Stand Award answers 20 quick questions about his life and work.
Where It’s At: A new Design Indaba publication
Guest edited by Richard Hart and designed by Disturbance, Where It's At is the first in a series of limited editions inspired by Design Indaba magazine.
Cross # Towers
The hashtag shape of a new apartment block in Korea, by BIG Architects, is not inspired by the Twittersphere, but a response to height restrictions.
Water is on everyone's lips today so we look to our back garden to see how the design world is utilising this natural resource in innovative ways.
Design Indaba Conference Speakers chat to 567 CapeTalk
Design Indaba 2012 speakers ignited the creative fires of conference delegates last week. Behind the scenes 567 CapeTalk chat to their programme highlights.
For the love of paper
Yulia Brodskaya's love of paper inspires her to transform the material into elaborate 3-D artworks that shed a new light on the possibilities of paper craft.
Wonderbag: Cooking for cleaner air
Innovation firm Frog teamed up with SA company Wonderbag to create a mobile app that can track energy and CO2 savings gained from using their heat-retention bag
Why Designer John Bielenberg Thinks Wrong
John Bielenberg thinks wrong. And he's changing the world, one design project at a time. Design Indaba chats to this mastermind about his creative progeny.
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First ever Ghana Pavilion at Venice Art Biennale designed by David Adjaye
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9 May 19
The historic event is a celebration of Ghana's untapped cultural capital.
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