Dates: Sun 18th, Mon 19th, Wed 21st and Thurs 22nd of February 2018
Time: 4pm – 6pm daily
Venue: Zeitz MOCAA, Level 0, Scheryn Collection Arena, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
This event is free for all visitors – everyone is welcome, but please book your place for each session via eventbrite: http://afridesignx.eventbrite.com
Design is no longer only about making beautiful chairs, tables and dresses. In the 21st century, it includes designing systems, reimagining urban identities and building new worlds!
How is this design revolution taking shape in South Africa and across the Continent? Come and learn more from pioneering designers and academics in the fields of robotics, fashion design, architecture and video games design as they shed light on this transformation.
Curated by Cher Potter from the London College of Fashion and the Victoria and Albert Museum, alongside the AfriDesignX network, a pan-African network of designers championing exciting initiatives across the continent.
Participants include President of the World Design Organisation Mugendi K. M’Rithaa, games developer Cukia Kimani, architect Mokena Mokeka, roboticist Leanne Raw, art director Zxavier Zulu, designer Wanda LePhoto, nomadic doctor Njoki Ngumi and many more!
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Download the conference programme here.