The Design Indaba is Cape Town's foremost design event in 2017. This design festival cum conference showcases the best creative talents of the African continent and features some highly acclaimed international designers and artists as well. The annual festival takes place this year with a large variety of events from 1 to 3 March 2017.
The DesignIndaba Conference is held between 1 and 4 March 2017 in Cape Town. The Cape Town Design Indaba Film Festival and Nightscape event will take place in Cape Town at the Artscape Theatre.
More than 40 000 visitors joined the various events during previous design festivals when more than 600 exhibitors from the African continent showcased their designer ware from the fashion, jewellery, furniture, homeware, handmade and architecture sectors. However, this year during the Nightscape events which open every evening various designers will showcase their design products and you will be able to source some real treasures. For more info, please check their new multimedia platform here.
This year, the Design Indaba Festival will have the following exciting exhibits:
The DesignIndabar at the Cape Town Artscape Theatre will be a hub for musical and theatrical performances from 1 to 3 March 2017.
The Artscape Cafe and bar is open at lunch breaks and from 17h00 until close. Free entry for delegates of the conference and the simulcast, R80 entry for the public from 17h.
There will be the showcase of the 'Emerging Creatives' at the Artscape (see above). For more insights and info on how to purchase tickets online for various other events, visit the exhibition website here,
The Indaba's manifesto from 2015 is really inspiring! Here their poster: 'We can all use creativity to make the world a better place. Be inspired by those who do and join the movement to bring about positive change. #makechange'
Source for this article incl. pictures: DesignIndaba Press Release Kit