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Design Indaba FilmFest is taking on Durban
Durban is hosting its first ever Design Indaba FilmFest as part of our effort to bring creative inspiration to more corners of South Africa.
Design Indaba FilmFest 2013 (Durban)
The world’s best creativity and design films, all on one screen. Now heading to Durban from 28 to 30 November 2013.
Design Indaba Simulcast 2014
Design Indaba Conference 2014 will be simulcast live to five different venues around South Africa, in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, PE and Potchefstroom.
Mr Price Home’s new CoLab series sees the retailer collaborating with trending local designers in creating fun, colourful and contemporary products.
Product spotlight: Langazela by Africa!Ignite
Bright, bold and beautiful, in this week’s Product Spotlight we take a closer look at Africa!Ignite’s Langazela cushions.
Light, night, never
Richard Hart's "Night and Light and Neverness" exhibition looks into African rituals, magic and mysticism.
Inscape Education Group
Inscape Education Group is the oldest multidisciplinary private creative arts institution in South Africa.
Freshly Found is a Durban-based online store themed "vintage refreshed", featuring upcycled goods assembled by local crafters.
Design Meets Life
Design Meets Life is a Durban-based company offering children’s décor and quirky creations for design-savvy parents looking for fresh, contemporary products.
Mr. Fox Furniture
Zayne Holl & Bradley Wedderburn of Mr. Fox Furniture are product designers and part of the 2013 Emerging Creatives programme.
Jongani Mzukwa is a jewellery designer and part of the 2013 Emerging Creatives programme.
Kirsten Goss London, winner of MBOISA 2012, is an international jewellery brand founded in London in 2002.
Young Designers Simulcast 2013
The Young Designers Simulcast lets under-25s experience a live broadcast of the Design Indaba Conference, at a discounted rate.
Durban Simulcast 2012
Experience the Design Indaba Conference via live simulcast in Durban for just R950. Or bring a friend and pay just R1600 for two!
Magda van der Vloed
Magda van der Vloed is a designer and product developer who works with multimedia materials.
Durbanites Gary and Laurie Holmes, the Holmes Brothers, specialise in clothing design, manufacture and retail, with a few surfboards to keep it interesting.
CCR Expo at COP17
The CCR Expo at COP17 in Durban presents performances, discussions and exhibitions around issues of climate change.
Indabar in Durban
Design Indabar, presented by Dube TradePort, took place in Durban, leading up to COP17.
Shades of green at COP17
The look of the South African Climate Change Response Expo running alongside COP17 in Durban was conceptualised by designworkshop : sa.
& Sons. is a Durban-based freelance furniture and design studio run by Mike van Heerden.
The Broadcasts exhibition at the KZNSA Gallery in Durban is a "visual mouthpiece", illustrating people's thoughts on important issues.
Halsted - The Ardmore Collection
Halsted - The Ardmore Collection's iconic artistic signature finds expression in functional tableware, textiles and more.
Jurgen Bey + Richard Hart
Over a video call between Durban and Amsterdam, graphic designer Richard Hart meets product designer Jurgen Bey.
Ikhaya designs and manufactures a selection of items, ranging from frames to furniture.
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