Across all design disciplines (and floors) this is definitely an event not to miss. Diarise Tuesday (23 Nov) 6pm @ The Cape Town University of Technology.
Today is the kick-off of the Soccer World Cup. The feeling around South Africa is quite special. Almost all the cars have flags and even our post-man was dressed in Bafana Bafana gear with a flag. In all this World Cup maddness I’m going on a road-trip up and through South Africa to the Kruger […]
There is one speaker at the Design Indaba Conference that I would never miss: Li Edelkoort. As always, her visuals are beautiful and her insight into design is brilliant. This year was no exception and becuase I was part of the exhibition I got to go to a second presentation by her on the Sunday […]
My favourite speaker the Design Indaba Conference this year has to have been Alejandro Aravena. Now I am not an architect and am not particularly an architectural fan but Alejandro really had me on the edge of my seat. He introduced us to his career in quite an intense way and I kept having to […]
Every year I am left shocked when I find my goal sheet from the previous year. Last year I got as far as scribbling them down (with a few pics) and briefly mentioning them in a blog post. Other than that, I have to shamefully admit that they sat in an unopened file on my […]
Jeremy and I spent two days in Milan – I had to show him a bit of Italy and because it was so close, we went. What we did not realise was that the first two days of the new year are celebrated with huge 50% off sales and there were queues outside shops that […]
Li Edelkoort is definitely a high highlight of the Design Indaba ’09. She is a proclaimed trend forecaster with amazing insight. I scribbled away like mad with her presentation but here is a sum-up of the things that stood out for me. âœ¿ We live apart and want to be together. Li described it in […]