DESIGN INDABA 2009
Design Indaba Conference will run from February 25 to 27, 2009, and the Design Indaba Expo will follow, opening on Friday February 27 and running until March 1, at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.
DESIGN INDABA EXPO 2009 FILLING UP FAST
To make a booking, please contact Beverley Cupido on firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: 021 465 9966.
CNMA ENTRIES OPEN
Deadline: 12 December 2008
A trophy is awarded in each category at the award ceremony during the Design Indaba Conference 2009. One overall winner receives the Grand Prix and the top student wins a trip to the UK to work alongside an acclaimed designer.
FILM FEST: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
For the past five years, the Design Indaba Expo has showcased the best South African short films, music videos and animations. The film festival is open to viewing by all Design Indaba Expo visitors and is screened between the fashion shows at the fashion ramp. The festival is a curated programme and there is no fee for participation. Film screenings should not exceed 12 minutes in length and all submissions need to be in mini dv or high-resolution Quicktime (uncompressed or pal). If you would like to submit your short film, music video or animation, please contact Bev Cupido at email@example.com or Tel: 021 465 9966.
MMA FINALIST FOR HUMANITARIAN DESIGN PRIZE
Administered by the University of Kentucky, this new humanitarian design prize of $100 000 honours designers who are tackling the needs of the world’s poorest. The winner will be announced on September 25 at the 11th Biennale of Architecture in Venice.
More info: http://currystonedesignprize.com/
SOUTH EXHIBITION CALL FOR ENTRY
Prizes to the value of R175 000 are up for grabs. Submissions for SOUTH are open to creative practitioners of any genre, over 21 years of age. Selected centres will be receiving work in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth between November 13 and 15, 2008.
For entry forms and more information please visit www.designindaba.com/south.
EMERGING CREATIVES PROGRAMME
Participation in the Design Indaba Expo gives these creatives a public platform where they have access and exposure to local and international media, agencies and companies. Participants are also invited to attend the first day of the Young Designers Simulcast.
For more information please contact Beverley Cupido on Tel: (021) 465 9966 or firstname.lastname@example.org
DESIGN INDABA MAGAZINE: TOUGH LOVE
Design Indaba, Q308, “Tough Love”, is available in selected Exclusive Books stores, Melissa’s and other outlets.
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Contact Lucinda Johannes at email@example.com or Tel: 021 465 9966.