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Winy Maas on innovating into the future of architecture
• Duration: 00:40:08
5 Jul 17
The Dutch architect chats about how he is unlocking the potential of buildings in overcrowded cities.
Yinka Ilori on telling stories through furniture design
• Duration: 00:20:30
10 Jul 17
“If the chair you are sitting on could tell your story, would it be a dangerous or good thing?”
Growing mushrooms in camel dung to raise planetary chickens
• Duration: 00:27:55
12 Jul 17
Belgian chicken artist Koen Vanmechelen and Zimbabwean activist Chido Govera talk about the Planetary Community Chicken Project at Design Indaba 2017.
Jabu Nadia Newman talks about the importance of womxn in film
• Duration: 00:18:08
13 Jul 17
“My design method is film, specifically telling stories through images.”
Punk designer Kate Moross on breaking the rules and rebelling against polarities
• Duration: 00:39:01
14 Jul 17
On the Design Indaba Conference stage, the multi-tasking creative discusses her unconventional approach to design.
Unwind: Music as an alternative to traditional medicine
• Duration: 00:22:12
17 Jul 17
Marko Ahtisaari presents Unwind, a global experiment in drug-free ways to treat physical and mental health.
Chris Sheldrick’s what3words is redefining the global address system
• Duration: 00:19:31
19 Jul 17
Making the world a less frustrating, more efficient and safer place.
Filmmakers Lernert & Sander address piracy in the creative industry
• Duration: 00:35:03
21 Jul 17
Their approach to their talk at the Design Indaba Conference 2017 was no different to their stunningly cheeky designs.
Ayse Birsel on designing a meaningful future for yourself
• Duration: 00:20:02
24 Jul 17
The award-winning designer talks about applying design processes to our daily lives.
Experience designer Nelly Ben Hayoun on colonising Mars with the worms from hell
• Duration: 00:47:34
26 Jul 17
In her Design Indaba Conference talk she introduces us to her project called The Life, the Sea and the Space Viking.
Designing for an inclusive & considered future with Grace Jun
• Duration: 00:10:17
28 Jul 17
“Less about perfection, but rather a desire to have more options.”
Design duo Dokter and Misses about the importance of the aesthetic function of products they create
• Duration: 00:26:21
31 Jul 17
“Aesthetic fuction is more important. How we designed what you don’t see,” on their wildly popular LALA Surma drinks cabinet.
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