Carpet manufacturer Van Dyck has added more bright colours to its Florpoint Earth

VAN DYCK FLOORS INTRODUCES INNOVATIVE NEW SHAPES & COLOURS

Carpet tiles are becoming a whole new design trend with bright colours and bold designs as well as endless mixing and matching possibilities.  This has spurred South Africa’s leading carpet manufacturer, Van Dyck, to add more bright colours to its Florpoint Earth range. This product has been a popular choice for South African offices and […]

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Darren Sampson’s thesis is entitled The Light House

UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG WINNER OF THE REGIONAL COROBRIK ARCHITECTURAL STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Innovation is the standout quality that differentiates design resolutions and helps define architecture as special and appreciated by one’s peers. Innovation in sync with context provides the delight factor permitting architectural design to compete comfortably on the world stage. Technical skill, the ability to create memorable form that draws one in while treading softly on […]

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SAOTA’s first completed project in Miami

SAOTA-DESIGNED HOME IN MIAMI SELLS FOR HIGHEST PRICE IN TWO YEARS

Cape Town based architectural firm SAOTA’s first completed project in Miami has sold for R290m ($22.5m), the highest price paid for a single family home in the Miami area for the past two years. (more…)

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Kitchen design at Decorex SA 2017 exhibitions

KITCHEN TRENDS UNVEILED AT DECOREX 2017

Forming the heart of the home, the kitchen is often the most utilised space and requires a purpose-driven design with quality products and appliances, all of which can be found at the KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape and Gauteng Decorex SA 2017 exhibitions, co-sponsored by Plascon and Caesarstone. (more…)

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The Cape Town Art Fair

CAPE TOWN ART FAIR 2017 PRESENTS A DIVERSE DISPLAY OF CONTEMPORARY ART

The upcoming fifth edition of Cape Town Art Fair (CTAF) will offer a diverse display of contemporary art from leading local and international galleries. Over 75 exhibitors from established and emerging art centres including London, Paris, Milan, Madrid, Lagos, Abidjan, Addis Ababa, Harare, Nairobi, Accra and Dubai are participating in CTAF 2017. (more…)

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Loeries Africa and the Middle East.

ENTRIES FOR LOERIES 2017 AWARDS NOW OPEN

As the leading creative awards for the brand communications industry across our region – the Loeries® reward the most innovative work in all media – even novel areas like music videos, architecture, shared value and service design. (more…)

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A heritage portal created on the ruins of Westfort entered by Yvonne Bruinette

PRETORIA REGIONAL WINNER OF COROBRIK ARCHITECTURAL STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARDS

A heritage portal created on the ruins of Westfort, a fort originally protecting the west of Pretoria, wins the University of Pretoria regional Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year award. (more…)

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LCP Roofing designed, fabricated and erected House Chaplin’s roof

INNOVATIVE ROOF DESIGN LENDS PASTORAL APPEAL TO MODERN PRETORIA HOME

House Chaplin, an exquisite family home in the picturesque Cornwall Hill Estate in Irene, Pretoria East, called for a specially designed farm style roof with zero margin for error. LCP Roofing responded with precision and attention to detail for a roof that brings country life to the heart of suburbia. (more…)

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In the run-up to the 30th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards, the regional winners in KwaZulu-Natal were recently announced.

REGIONAL WINNER OF COROBRIK ARCHITECTURAL STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARDS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF KWAZULU-NATAL

Innovative thinking is the mark of a fine architect and it will take innovation to meet the architectural challenges of the future. The many aspects which make up fine design include the principles of sustainability, appropriate built cost and attractive lifecycle costs, technical skill and an appreciation of the social context of a structure in […]

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BUILDEXPO Kenya 2017

OVER 350 COMPANIES FROM 44 COUNTRIES TO BE PART OF BUILDEXPO KENYA 2017

The 20th edition of BUILDEXPO Kenya, East Africa’s largest building and construction show is all set for another massive event with over 350 exhibitors signed up from 44 countries including Germany, China, India, Turkey, Italy, UAE and Greece along with leading construction firms from East Africa. (more…)

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