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Tags : Open Design Cape Town Festival

“Tell The World” well received by Capetonians

The social design project “Tell The World – I am proud to be African” by Heidi Pippan has received wide support by the public visiting the Open Design Cape Town Festival. Tell The World asks Africans, why they are proud to be African. “That way we make people reflect on their positive inner resources, which symbolize the strength […]Read More


Imagine a future where a printer can print a pancake, children can design their own buildings, intelligent clothing adapts to your environment and fast food restaurants support local crafters. Imagine no further: some of these existing innovations along with a host of other designs that address everyday challenges will be showcased at Open Design Cape […]Read More

Open Design Cape Town Festival a Showcase for WDC 2014

A lightweight electric minicab, a stroller designed to improve the lives of disabled South Africans and a mobile app that provides up-to-date public transport information are just three of the 33 exciting official World Design Capital (WDC) Cape Town 2014 projects to be showcased at the second annual Open Design Cape Town Festival. The 11-day event, taking place on 13-23 […]Read More

Design Matters In Cape Town

Open Design 2014 Reveals How Design Can Change Lives: 13 – 23 August 2014 Interested in where innovative design ideas come from? How design can improve lives, from street culture to safe and comfortable housing, or how nature can inspire and impact design? The second annual Open Design Cape Town Festival takes place on 13-23 […]Read More