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DOKTER AND MISSES WINS ‘ICON’ AWARD

Dokter and Misses, a leading multi-disciplinary product design company based in Johannesburg, has won the highly revered ‘Icon’ award at the recent Southern Guild Design Foundation Awards 2015/2016. (more…)

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AfriSam has sponsored concrete to the value of R100 000 for the construction of a skate park in central Johannesburg.

AFRISAM HELPS BUILD SKATEISTAN

Leading concrete materials company, AfriSam has sponsored concrete to the value of R100 000 for the construction of a skate park in central Johannesburg. The skate park forms part of a unique Skate School built by the award winning non-profit organisation, Skateistan, which provides programmes combining skateboarding and education to empower youth. (more…)

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The architecture events are part of the 12-day Open Design Cape Town festival

OPEN DESIGN CAPE TOWN FESTIVAL

The latest design-led innovations in the roll out of the Better Living Challenge will be among numerous architecture events taking place during the Open Design Cape Town festival, which runs from 10 to 21 August. (more…)

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FOUR WOMEN COMPETE IN NATIONAL ARCHITECTURAL AWARDS

Four talented women are among architects from across the country to enter their designs in the 2015/16 Corobrik-SAIA Awards of Excellence and Merit which will be presented at a gala dinner at Shine Studios in Braamfontein on 2nd September. (more…)

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Willowlamp completes large order of chandeliers

WILLOWLAMP SHINES IN DUBAI

Willowlamp, an award-winning South African lighting company whose products are entirely hand assembled, using a patented method of attaching ball-chain to laser-cut steel frames, recently completed one of its largest orders yet. (more…)

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Technology will change the SA architectural industry radically

SOUTH AFRICAN ARCHITECTURE SET FOR SIGNIFICANT CHANGES

The South African architectural industry is changing so radically and with such speed that current business practices will be virtually unrecognisable a decade from now. (more…)

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Entries open for the third edition of the PPC Imaginarium Awards 2016/17

PPC IMAGINARIUM AWARDS CALL FOR ENTRIES

Un-established artists and designers stand a chance to change their careers through financial support, recognition, mentorship and guidance by entering the PPC Imaginarium Awards 2016/17. (more…)

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KZN Institute of Architects conference highlights importance of catalytic urban interventions in transforming South African cities and driving economic growth.

DURBAN LEADS THE CHARGE TOWARDS A NATIONAL SPATIAL REVOLUTION

The need for the radical transformation of South African cities, towns and villages was at the top of the national agenda at the recent conference hosted by the KZN branch of the South African Institute of Architects.  (more…)

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Corobrik’s new 3D Visualiser enables accurate visual impressions of varying facebricks

NEW 3D VISUALISER FOR BRICK FINISHES

A new 3D Visualiser has been launched by Corobrik which will enable architects and specifiers to generate an accurate visual impression on their own computers of how a particular face brick would look on one of the existing designs. (more…)

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AGA cast iron cookers are now available in a small, 60cm wide model for smaller kitchens and households.

AGA FOR SMALL SPACES NOW IN SA

The AGA City60 is now available in South Africa. It is perfect for urban living, smaller kitchens and households. (more…)

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