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Teresa van Dongen
Teresa van Dongen is an Amsterdam-based designer whose work – informed by science, chemistry, physics and a passion for glass – yields enchanting results.
Kathryn Fleming is a multidisciplinary designer exploring the intersections of science, art and technology.
Doremy Diatta uses transdisciplinary design in the practice of mental health and learning.
The Missoni matriarch, who "cannot stay away from colour", zigzagged her way from knitwear to a home collection to hotel interior design.
Emily Oberman’s work in the entertainment and hospitality industries has demonstrated how design can be integral to the creation of brand identity.
Ofentse Letebele aka King Debs
Ofentse Letebele aka King Debs is a Cape Town-based multimedia designer and part of the 2015 Emerging Creatives programme.
Phumulani Ntuli investigates representations of masculinity and is part of the 2013 Emerging Creatives programme.
Nicolas Roope is a multidisciplinary designer, creative and entrepreneur.
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