SVA International architects wraps up construction of the first dedicated, modern library for Kareedouw 100% Design South Africa has matured into Africa’s premier exhibition and sourcing platform for high-end contemporary design. Gauteng Institute for Architecture and Marley Building Systems award bursaries Saint-Gobain Gyproc new lead-free board protection system, Xroc Southern Guild will open its new flagship venue at the V&A Waterfront Silo District in Cape Town this June, with its inaugural exhibition celebrating the most lauded local design heroes. MESH Members Club in the Rosebank Keyes Art Mile. The Fourleaf residential estate achieves EDGE resource-efficiency standard One of East London’s leading architectural firms, TCN Architects, has designed the city’s first premium lifestyle estate – Olivewood Private Estate and Golf Club – with sustainability as its central design philosophy. Architects and engineers needed to design a hospital for children with severe burn injuries in Francistown, Botswana Tshepo Sizwe Phokojoe – “Dawn of a new epoch” Plantation Timber Shutters and Plantation Security Shutters provide insulation from the cold by adding an extra layer of warmth and protection from the elements during the colder months. Jean-Pierre Desvaux De Marigny is the winner of the 30th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards for his entry, entitled ‘Design for [bio] diversity’, which explored the potential of architecture for ecological conservation. Dulux South Africa and Trade All Africa partnered with the WITS Planetarium Kohler collaborated with interior designers at Design Joburg ARCHICAD Pay-Per-Month offers users an easier way to adopt BIM workflow without a cash draining capital outlay cost or annual subscription plans. GASS_House_Escondido Cool Capital was invited to exhibit the 2014 and 2016 Cool Capital catalogues at the Take Festival for Independent Art and Fashion Magazines Caesarstone adds 3 new colour designs to their range Brutally brilliant facebrick The Adelphi restored and updated by MLB Architects Enviro Glass Mosaic consists of recycled glass mosaic sheets with a matt finish. Saint-Gobain Gyproc’s new website sassda on stainless steel installations To celebrate its 25th anniversary, WOMAG is offering 25% or more off selected products at all its showrooms between March and May 2017. EWAD-TZB-(1) Jacques Cronje, founder and designer at minima Lawrence 1 (1) copy The LIFE team has provided ample outdoor seating and dining areas at Arijiju, a private luxury residence in the Laikipia County in Kenya, as well as working with the Arijiju staff to create a menu that makes the most of the local produce available. Kenneth Main will represent the University of Cape Town at the Corobrik Architectural student of the Year Awards.  He is pictured in front of his winning thesis model.  The thesis is entitled Urban Acupuncture: Architecture as a catalyst for environmental and water conservation in the context of the Kilimanjaro Informal Settlement in the Western Cape. A partnership between Blok and Weylandts Spaces to furnish the triple-story penthouse of TWELVEONV, Blok’s Bantry Bay development on Victoria Road. Global design manufacturer Herman Miller, Inc. has partnered with London-based design company for people to create the Keyn Chair Group Two architectural projects designed by Cape Town architect Robert Silke totalling $126 million (US) both involve major hotels in Zambia. The Euro Nouveau collection of bespoke lighting BILD Architects and Terra Ether Architects partnered for Menlyn Park Shopping Centre Italtile plays vital role in the new Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital Dormakaba South Africa acquires AWM360 Data Systems We are Cape Town, a new exhibition at Decorex Cape Town drs-20150528034117-R-D-P-Botrivier-292 Hassan Shaikh 134 South African recycling projects have found ways to use recycled, post-consumer polystyrene to create lightweight concrete In June 2017, The Guild Group will launch GUILD, a 450-square-metre flagship design destination Philippe Starck Fabric Bank opens Design Office Enviro Glass Mosaic consists of recycled glass mosaic sheets with a matt finish. Carpet manufacturer Van Dyck has added more bright colours to its Florpoint Earth Darren Sampson’s thesis is entitled The Light House SAOTA’s first completed project in Miami Kitchen design at Decorex SA 2017 exhibitions The Cape Town Art Fair Loeries Africa and the Middle East. A heritage portal created on the ruins of Westfort entered by Yvonne Bruinette LCP Roofing designed, fabricated and erected House Chaplin’s roof In the run-up to the 30th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards, the regional winners in KwaZulu-Natal were recently announced. BUILDEXPO Kenya 2017 The new steel and glass canopy designed by architect Robert Silke Sasol building on Katherine Street in Sandton is designed to embody the values of the organisation Plantation Shutters has announced Designer Colour Range Dulux ColourFutures 2017 depicts key colour trends for the year ahead Design Joburg showcases the latest in trending décor. Entries are open for the 2017 CICA Awards 2017.