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Design Indaba 2019
A better world through creativity
Shanghai – Design Epicentre
A Revision of the Bauhaus School
From 27 February to 1 March, the latest edition of the international conference Design Indaba will be take place in Cape Town (South Africa). It will comprise of presentations on architecture and industrial design and also on pop culture, technological innovation, and projects aimed at curbing climate change. Under the motto “A better world through creativity,” Design Indaba 2019 offers the most pioneering ideas in the aforementioned fields.
The speakers in this year’s edition include the acclaimed creative David Droga, founder of the award-winning agency Droga; the experimental designer Joris Laarman, whose work forms part of permanent collection at MOMA in New York, the V&A in London, and the Pompidou in Paris; the award-winning architect Annabelle Selldorf, whose projects are focused on improving society; the architect Dong-Ping Wong, whose conceptual designs have inspired an entire generation; and the Kenyan film director Wanuri Kahiu, who offers a look at Africa that is more cheerful and fun than what is often projected in the West. Without a doubt, all of them are bright and inspiring minds.More information