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The second edition of OPEN DESIGN Cape Town kicks off tomorrow until 23 August 2014. It is an annual cross-disciplinary city-wide event. It creates an educational, informative, inclusive, collaborative platform for the people of Cape Town to use design and its numerous disciplines to openly share their design with each other. OPEN DESIGN Cape Town raises awareness of and increases appreciation for design by all. After going through the programme, here are the 10 of events and experiences that I am most looking forward to.
If we set aside our ideas and dreams for skytrains, spaceships and time travel, what are the values and beliefs which we should be working towards and embracing in Cape Town towards 2040 and beyond?
What next for transport developments in Cape Town? An interview with Brett Herron, Mayoral Committee Member for Transport in Cape Town.
Great design always starts with a great question. Thomas Heatherwick is a UK designer who has worked on everything from the London Olympic cauldron, to the new London Routemaster bus, to a pedestrian bridge across the Thames, to an entire district in Shanghai. The trick, he believes, is finding the right question. To manage the design process, clients…