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Nando’s Clout HYD Deadline Extended

Due to COVID-19, the entry deadline for the Nando’s Hot Young Designer Talent Search (HYD) has been extended Now in its third iteration, the much-awaited Nando’s Hot Young Designer Talent Search (HYD) has extended its entry deadline until 17h00 on Tuesday 11 August 2020. The popular competition aims to unearth fresh new designs and launch […]Read More

Meet Ceramicist Duma Mtimkulu

One-part fine artist, one-part ceramics craftsman. Duma Mtimkulu is a young ceramics designer from the East Rand in Johannesburg, South Africa.   He first began drawing and realizing his passion for art and design in primary school before discovering ceramics later in life while studying Fine Art at Tshwane University of Technology.  Mtimkulu creates all manner of pottery and homeware. To contribute […]Read More

Nando’s Hot Young Designer Talent Search Starts

The hunt for South Africa’s next hot young designer is on as Nando’s seeks a bench that responds to the times Now in its third iteration, the much-awaited Nando’s Hot Young Designer Talent Search (HYD) is once more underway. Entries are open, with the dual aim of unearthing fresh new designs and launching the careers […]Read More

Design Indaba Emerging Creatives 2018 entries now open

This is a call to all young South Africans using their love for all things creative to build businesses and create sustainable design. Since 2005, the Department of Arts & Culture and Design Indaba have been empowering emerging creatives, offering them a platform and also helping to open doors for them into the industry. Our […]Read More

M&C Saatchi Abel Brings a Touch of Wonder to Design

At this year’s Design Indaba, Nedbank underscored its positioning as South Africa’s green and caring bank with its innovative Wonderland Project. M&C Saatchi Abel created and executed the project which seeks to transform decommissioned ATMs into ‘works of wonder’. The project challenged all 2016 Design Indaba delegates to submit their ideas of how these terminals can be repurposed for […]Read More

Entries opened for Arts and Designs competition

South Africa’s most substantial Arts and Designs competition announces 2015/2016 competition intake Un-established artists and designers stand a chance to change their careers through financial support, recognition, mentorship and guidance by entering the 2015 PPC Imaginarium Awards. After a successful inaugural competition in 2014, the PPC Imaginarium Awards is back; and is still South Africa’s […]Read More


A simple approach that calls for change The 2015 Design Indaba is calling for change, it’s urging you to take matters into your own hands to help someone or change something for the better. It’s up to us to find our own creative solutions to the daily problems our society is faced with. Ideally, solutions […]Read More

The Maker Library Network – taking it further during Cape

During Cape Town’s unofficial ‘design week’ that coincides with Design Indaba, The Guild, and the Art Fair, the Maker Library Network (MLN) will be presenting an exhibition and various workshops at 75 Harrington Street. Taking place from Friday, 27 February to Sunday, 1 March, the programme includes the opportunity to connect with local and UK […]Read More