Architects Of Justice have created an Adaptive Learning Environment (ALE), the eZone, at Wits Education Campus, which offers a glimpse of what classrooms will look like in the future.

WITS EZONE BY ARCHITECTS OF JUSTICE

In two forgotten home economics classrooms in the East Block of the Khanya Building at the Wits Education Campus at University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, Architects Of Justice have created an Adaptive Learning Environment (ALE), the eZone, which offers a glimpse of how future classrooms will be. (more…)

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Vote for the Most Beautiful Object in South Africa, a public-facing initiative that was propelled into being 12 years ago by the Design Indaba to encourage debate around the definition of beauty.

IT’S ELECTION TIME: VOTE FOR THE COUNTRY’S FITTEST DESIGN

This February, the Most Beautiful Object in South Africa will be decided by public vote. The polls officially opened on Friday 25 January 2019 and members of the public can submit anonymous votes online via the electoral commission more commonly known as the Design Indaba at conference.designindaba.com/mboisa. (more…)

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See how two printers have taken on the challenge of printing digital wallpaper and are already forging ahead into the future of the industry.

WELCOME TO THE REVOLUTION IN DIGITAL WALLPAPER PRINTING

Unlike other industries, wallpaper hasn’t been fully engulfed by digital print technology. But with the winds of change picking up speed, it’s only a matter of time before everyone else catches up to the new ways of printing.  (more…)

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Virtual Reality (VR) in architecture stands to become an invaluable resource in the design process and when presenting a building designs.

PARAGON GIVES A HEADS-UP FOR LATEST VR, AR TECHNOLOGY IN ARCHITECTURE

The application of Virtual Reality (VR) in architecture stands to become an invaluable resource as the technology evolves to the point where multiple people can partake in the same VR session, either in the design process itself, or when used to present a building design. (more…)

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Design Indaba, the internationally acclaimed creative conference, will take place in Cape Town from Wednesday 27 February to Friday 01 March 2019. Speakers include Mariam Kamara, Annabelle Selldorf, John Pawson and Alice Rawsthorn.

DESIGN INDABA 2019 SPEAKERS

Design Indaba, the internationally acclaimed creative conference, will take place in Cape Town from Wednesday 27 February to Friday 01 March 2019 and will once again set the standard for creative excellence, innovative entrepreneurship and lateral solutions-based thinking on global design and social challenges. In keeping with the Design Indaba ethos – a better world […]

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For the first time since their inception, the Design Foundation Awards is opening up submissions directly to the design industry and public.

DESIGN FOUNDATION AWARDS LAUNCH OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

For the first time since their inception, the Design Foundation Awards is opening up submissions directly to the design industry and public. For just one month (19 January ­– 19 February), designers can motivate why they (or someone else) should win one of seven awards by submitting their work online at www.designfoundation.co.za/awards. (more…)

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#FREESPACE, a programme of talks, debate and performance, hosted at the Zeitz MOCAA until 17 February, shining the spotlight on the notion of public space.

Engage with the concept of space with #FREESPACE

The notion of public space will be in the spotlight at the V&A Silo District as engagement unfolds around a programme of talks, debate and performance, hosted at the Zeitz Museum Of Contemporary African Art (MOCAA) from 17 January. The month-long event, titled #FREESPACE, will offer a South African and international audience the opportunity to […]

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The iconic Rosebank Link building features South Africa’s first custom-designed full-colour LED video screen engineered to be an integral part of the building’s fabric.

SA’S FIRST SMART LIGHTING ARCHITECTURAL INSTALLATION

Johannesburg’s Rosebank has long been known as a cosmopolitan, trend-setting district, but now, thanks to digital display services company Primary Colours, it’s not just the street fashion that’s turning heads. (more…)

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KBAC Flooring has launched the Interface Works Collection, a new innovative range of affordable

THE WHOLE WORKS FROM INTERFACE

Interface, the world’s largest modular flooring producer – represented in South Africa by KBAC Flooring – has launched The Works, a new innovative range to create tranquil and comfortable office or home spaces. (more…)

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Hansgrohe has just launched a new range of state-of-the-art stainless steel and granite sinks, as well as their innovative range of kitchen mixers.

NEW HANSGROHE PRODUCT LAUNCH HEATS UP THE KITCHEN

While Hansgrohe is known for being a leading bathroom specialist, kitchens have become an important focus for the company over the last few years – making the organisation a key authority on all that is design and function in both the bathroom and kitchen space. In line with this, Hansgrohe has just launched a new […]

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