Javier Mariscal on what creativity can do – a puppet show

Javier Mariscal asks and then shows, with live animation, what creativity can do.

What can creativity do? Javier Mariscal considers this question through animation.

Besides speaking about brands and their various associations, as well as donning a guitar for a Design Indaba serenade, Javier Mariscal presents a puppet show broadcast live to a screen behind him on stage. What appears to be Mariscal playing the fool is a kaleidoscope of scenarios, switching between reality and the virtual world. With deliberate, random scene and character changes, Mariscal’s puppet show comments on the whimsical side of design.