Design

All of the Winners From the  Design Foundation Awards Ceremony

All of the Winners From the Design Foundation Awards Ceremony

South Africa’s leading designers were honoured on the 9th of March at the sixth annual Design Foundation Awards, in a moving ceremony held in the Silo District, Cape Town. The awards recognised the industry’s top achievers in design, manufacture, commercial success and innovation, each category sponsored by a supporter of […]

10 People Who Rewrote The Rules In 2018

10 People Who Rewrote The Rules In 2018

From breaking global boundaries, to championing social issues, some of South Africa’s best-loved creatives used the last 12 months to craft unique and special offerings to their communities and consumers, and taught us a few lessons about how to rethink our own approaches to business and creativity.

Keith Henning’s Dick Lamp; a Bad Paper edition

Keith Henning’s Dick Lamp; a Bad Paper edition

Explorations with Keith Henning into phallic ceramic lighting Keith Henning’s latest creation is a glazed earthenware, powder-coated mild steel (base) & brass (bracket)  standing lamp. The designer and founder of the clothing label AKJP, known for its asymmetric silhouettes and graphic prints recently presented a departure from his wearable ranges. […]

Afrigarde | Ndebele-inspired adornments

Afrigarde | Ndebele-inspired adornments

 Afrigarde is a collection of multi-functional ranges of Wearable Art, which can be used as Interior or Fashion Design products. The Afrigarde pieces, created by Maria Uys, look equally good adorning your body as they do decorating your wall. The pieces that make up the Afrigarde ranges are bold, yet […]

VISI 100th issue

VISI 100th issue

South Africa’s preeminent design, architecture and interiors magazine, VISI, is celebrating 100 issues. 

Mungo presents – The Vadoek

Mungo presents – The Vadoek

Vadoek (n.) Fa-duk. The Afrikaans word for a multipurpose cloth for kitchen usage. Mungo’s new 100% cotton Vadoek is a vibrant checkered kitchen cloth that certainly checks all the boxes – colour, texture, absorbency and ultimate utility all in one. This contemporary take on the traditional plaid tea towel will […]