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Informal is the new normal with activist architect Alfredo Brillembourg
• Duration: 00:43:27
11 Nov 16
Venezuelan architect Alfredo Brillembourg shares his thoughts on a new urban toolbox that can help us change the way growing cities are being organised.
Vera de Pont: DIY fashion – only scissors required
• Duration: 00:00:00
4 Nov 16
Dutch design graduate Vera de Pont is trying to bridge the gap between designer and consumer with fashion garments that are DIY and open source.
Hilary Cottam: Fixing social services through design
• Duration: 00:01:48
21 Oct 16
Hilary Cottam, a social entrepreneur and "accidental designer" from the UK, talks about how design and technology can be used to fix serious social problems.
Redesigning the British Welfare State with Hilary Cottam
• Duration: 00:32:18
21 Oct 16
British social entrepreneur Hilary Cottam is working to innovate and update the Welfare State.
The craft of image creation with W&N Studios
• Duration: 00:48:40
11 Oct 16
Warren Du Preez and Nick Thorton Jones are London-based image makers, artists and film makers who've worked with Bjork, Alexander McQueen and Iris Van Herpen.
The Great Circle: Artistic representations of drone culture in Dar es Salaam
7 Oct 16
South African artist Francois Knoetze's investigates drone culture, surveillance and mapping in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania with his project The Great Circle.
Elena Arzak: Flavours of the Basque region
• Duration: 00:02:18
5 Oct 16
Elena Arzak is a world-renowned chef, widely acknowledged to be one of the most pioneering female chefs in history. Here she talks about her love of flavour.
NB Studio on being brave, bold and creatively courageous
• Duration: 00:25:45
30 Sep 16
London-based creative agency NB Studio created a theatrical only-at-Design Indaba experience with a play that reveals the tensions at a design pitch.
Yogita Agrawal on design for impact in India
• Duration: 00:06:35
22 Sep 16
Design Indaba Global Graduate Yogita Agrawal shares two of her projects: a wearable that uses human movement to power a light and a soap pen to improve hygiene.
Erik Kessels: In advertising, ideas are more important than craft
• Duration: 00:04:13
15 Sep 16
Erik Kessels believes that in advertising, ideas are more important than craft and that to stay creatively stimulated you have to be a hybrid.
Lava Lab on the millennial renaissance
• Duration: 00:32:57
9 Sep 16
Members of Amsterdam-based studio Lava Lab, Cecilia Martin and Klasien van de Zandschulp are risk takers with a deliberately disruptive approach to work.
Design Indaba announces Senegalese fashion designer Selly Raby Kane as creative director
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7 Sep 16
For the first time in the event’s 21-year history, the 2017 Design Indaba Festival is taking on an external creative director in the form of Selly Raby Kane.
Snask on the power of provocative branding
• Duration: 00:38:22
23 Aug 16
Stockholm-based creative agency Snask is known for rockstar-inspired, pink, provocative designs.
How Far From Home on over 100 000 kilometres of creative enlightenment
• Duration: 00:29:32
10 Aug 16
South Africans Chanel Cartell and Stevo Dirnberger abandoned the comforts of home to reinvigorate their creativity.
Frederico Gelli: Branding and the shared-value perspective
• Duration: 00:00:00
27 Jul 16
For co-founder of Tátil Design Fred Gelli, branding can be both sustainable and of value to the consumer.
Christophe Guberan on textiles that transform
• Duration: 00:07:53
26 Jul 16
Swiss product designer Christophe Guberan presents as one of Design Indaba's Global Graduates on active textiles.
Lava Lab: Innovation at the intersection
• Duration: 00:05:09
14 Jul 16
We talk to the ladies of Lava Lab about the rise of the hybrid designer and the age of Millenial thinking.
Basia Dzaman on the intersection of robotics and creativity
• Duration: 00:08:42
11 Jul 16
A Polish student from the School of Form in Poznań, Poland has designed a robotic arm that reimagines the lost art of snutki.
Image Merchants: W&N Studio and James Lavelle
• Duration: 00:04:56
8 Jul 16
We talk to DJ and artist James Lavelle and photographers Warren Du Preez and Nick Thorton Jones about the resurgence of craft and their various collaborations.
Francois Knoetze on representations of waste and consumer culture
• Duration: 00:07:00
5 Jul 16
Performance artist Francois Knoetze's trash monsters are a bleak and beautiful reflection of our consumer culture and the waste it creates.
A new channel for the vicarious traveller
5 Jul 16
How Far From Home, speakers from our 2016 Conference, have just launched a video blog for those of us that are seeing the world vicariously through their eyes.
Sou Fujimoto on multi-layered and conceptual architecture
• Duration: 00:24:17
28 Jun 16
Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto’s philosophical body of work explores architecture that doesn’t dictate any particular behaviour to its users.
Benjamin Hubert on how to redesign the way you work to make a bigger, better impact
• Duration: 00:39:34
21 Jun 16
Design by numbers. British industrial designer Benjamin Hubert shares a bit of data about his journey through the design industry.
Margaret Calvert on work and play over 60 years in graphic design
• Duration: 00:27:34
15 Jun 16
South African-born graphic designer Margaret Calvert, OBE is best known for the signs she helped design for Britain's roads. You can now watch her full talk.
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