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Talking odd interplay with information and ephemeral tech with Tea Uglow
• Duration: 00:01:59
17 Aug 17
As technology becomes more functional, does it become less human-centric?
Marcus Engman on the value of curiosity and IKEA’s first African collaboration
• Duration: 00:03:01
14 Aug 17
IKEA's head of design chats with us about their upcoming African design collection created with Design Indaba, as well as the vision that drives his company.
Marina Willer on the importance of creativity in changing the world for the better
• Duration: 00:03:16
10 Aug 17
"I like to use my creativity to change the world a little bit," says the filmmaker and graphic designer.
Inspiration and digital storytelling with designer Pauline Saglio
• Duration: 00:03:51
4 Aug 17
The ECAL lecturer’s passion and profession combines photography, graphic design and media and interaction design.
The making of Taputti and the Sea with Kaja Dahl and Agata Karolina
• Duration: 00:03:30
2 Aug 17
We follow the product designer and perfumer behind this scent design project as they epitomise the nature of Cape Town in fragrant form.
Dokter and Misses on bringing their weird dream to life on stage
• Duration: 00:02:45
1 Aug 17
The design duo, along with their collaborators, ensured this year's Design Indaba Conference opening talk was a theatrical feat.
Grace Jun on studying human behaviour to sharpen design choices
• Duration: 00:03:20
28 Jul 17
“Designers should spend more time on things they’re uncomfortable with, particularly if it’s in the sciences of mathematics, engineering and even writing.”
London-based experience designer on the University of the Underground
• Duration: 00:02:35
26 Jul 17
Nelly Ben Hayoun teaches students how to engineer situations, to design experiences and challenge structures of power.
Designer Ayse Birsel on the importance of making time for creativity
• Duration: 00:03:08
24 Jul 17
“Design the life you love, then go and live it!”
Peter Veenstra on building outspoken landscapes
• Duration: 00:02:33
22 Jul 17
"In the end we are happiest when the structural improvement and design [thinking] come together,” says the Dutch landscape architect.
Lernert & Sander on crafting their own niche, creativity and their future in high-concept art
• Duration: 00:04:14
21 Jul 17
"We are not interested in style. We are interested in a good idea," says the Dutch duo on creativity.
British technology designer Chris Sheldrick on design and reinventing the postal address
• Duration: 00:02:08
19 Jul 17
The technology designer wants to make life easier for 4 billion people without an address.
Marko Ahtisaari explains two revolutionary projects
• Duration: 00:02:53
18 Jul 17
The tech guru wants to replace medicine with music and use the Bitcoin system to overhaul the way artists are paid by streaming services.
Jabu Newman and The Foxy Five on representation and visibility
• Duration: 00:01:48
7 Jul 17
The team behind the explosive web series talk about the importance of female-led filmmaking.
FAKA on penetrating art spaces and designing a new sound
30 Jun 17
Through their art, the duo is interrupting global performance and art spaces one event at a time.
Kenyan photographer behind renegade grannies series chats Afrofuturism
• Duration: 00:02:06
26 Jun 17
For Osborne Macharia, Afrofuturism is about recreating a different Africa based on fantasy, fiction and history.
On making theatre specifically for kids below the age of 2
• Duration: 00:03:33
16 Jun 17
Children at such an early age can still decide to stop paying attention, which is the harshest criticism of all
New film "Mixed Space" takes on flawed racial categories in South Africa
22 May 17
The colonial project mangled the way we see race, changing the way we see ourselves.
Out on the town with young, South African creatives
16 May 17
19 minutes in total, this documentary is all about collabs in SA’s burgeoning creative scene.
Call it what you want, says Olafur Eliasson, good design is about the consequences
10 May 17
Over the coming months we’ll be dropping some footage of the creatives who lit up Design Indaba 2017.
Selly Raby-Kane on being a creative in Dakar
• Duration: 00:04:44
5 May 17
We spoke to the face of Senegalese fashion about why she wakes up at 4am and more.
Wacom Creatives: Illustrator Caroline Vos talks creativity, inspiration and artistic expression
• Duration: 00:03:13
26 Apr 17
How do digital artists bring their creativity to life? We ask some seasoned illustrators.
Making interactive furniture in Senegal
• Duration: 00:02:40
25 Apr 17
As part of an ongoing exploration of African design, we spoke to Thierry Giles, founder of the first UX research lab in West-Africa.
Inside Impact Hub Accra
• Duration: 00:03:19
24 Apr 17
Entrepreneurship is part of Ghanaian culture. Impact Hub Accra leverages both formal and informal business opportunities.
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