• The Launch of AFRICA BY DESIGN 2017

    "Design is a vehicle for discussion, social development, mobilisation and business. Africa can, with enough exposure, create an industry around design with such talents at the forefront. It is imperative that substance is put behind such talent through the support of those who believe Africa has a place in design on the world stage and can help to make a difference. Whether an AFRICA BY DESIGN piece is noted and a manufacturer makes a plan to produce in multiples elsewhere paying a standard royalty to the designer, or if, in fact, micro production is able to happen locally to the designer, which creates not just jobs but the learning of skills, the benefits will be huge." - Suzanne Trocme Award-winning furniture designer, award-winning author, journalist, broadcaster, curator and educator...

    published: 28 Mar 2017
  • Design Africa Vision

    Across Africa there's so much creativity and entrepreneurship. But design-thinking is still emergent. What can we do to help harness the continent's creative energy and inspire the next generation of African leaders and problem solvers?

    published: 01 Jun 2016
  • Celebrate Design in South Africa #LoveSouthAfrica

    Design in South Africa is exciting, cutting edge and a unique expression of the country's cultural riches. From contemporary design exhibitions tucked away on gritty, city streets to pop-up fashion showcases in smart art galleries, design has never been as big as it is right now in South Africa. Directed by Sébastien Montaz-Rosset, music & sound design by Alex Gardic

    published: 18 Feb 2014
  • COZ Design - Interview with Footprint to Africa

    published: 11 May 2017
  • Insight: »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«

    A brief video of the exhibition's opening day, 13 March 2015, Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein. http://www.design-museum.de/makingafrica/en

    published: 18 Mar 2015
  • Simple House Design In Africa

    SUBSCRIBE https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClOyuVCvRfo23QXPaCRGuQA?sub_confirmation=1

    published: 12 Sep 2017
  • News From Africa logo design

    designed by Rodger miller (phtech)

    published: 27 Jan 2015
  • TEDxStellenbosch - Mugendi M'Rithaa - Design With Africa

    Mugendi M'Rithaa talks about the unique approach to design in Africa.

    published: 22 Jan 2011
  • 100% Design South Africa

    http://www.expressoshow.com/ 100% Design South Africa, an international showcase for contemporary design with a unique African perspective opened its doors to the public this weekend!

    published: 11 Aug 2015
  • 100% Design South Africa

    The much anticipated 100% Design South Africa expo recently took place as part of Decorex Johannesburg. This is the second year of 100% South Africa in partnership with headline sponsor, Dauphin Human Design Group and exhibition organiser, Thebe Reed. The show offered superbly curated displays with top global designs alongside local designs. The five day expo comprised of specially crafted furniture pieces, ceramics, lighting, office furniture, home and décor pieces and so much more! Each piece was designed to the finest detail and hand-crafted to perfection to feed the eyes of the many visitors at this year’s expo. Among the highlights of this year was 100% Talent, 100 beautiful things and the long table.

    published: 07 Sep 2015
  • Opening Talk: »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«

    Okwui Enwezor is one of the foremost experts on the African cultural landscape and the consulting curator for the exhibition »Making Africa«. He was the artistic director of documenta 2002 and currently serves as the director of the 2015 Venice Art Biennale as well as the director of Haus der Kunst in Munich. To mark the opening of »Making Africa«, Okwui Enwezor talks with Amelie Klein, curator of the exhibition, about the development of the exhibition, its themes and hypotheses, and some of the most interesting exhibits and protagonists, as well as the question of how contemporary art and design are shaping the continent’s future. http://www.design-museum.de/makingafrica/en

    published: 18 Mar 2015
  • Phoenix Design Aid - The Africa Pavillion

    In collaboration with the most competent and specialized partners with in the area of design, architecture, African forestry and Event Management, Phoenix Design Aid won the tender as the responsible contractor for the African Pavilion and the entire event program to be conducted at the UN Climate Change Conference in Durban, South Africa.

    published: 09 Feb 2012
  • Designer Bibi Seck on the kind of design Africa needs

    Based in New York, Bibi Seck runs a successful design company with his wife Ayse Birsel. In this interview, he talks about the kind of work his company has done in the USA; the state of the design sector in Africa; a project he did making chairs from recycled plastic in his home country Senegal; how design might be made more important on the continent; what constitutes African design; and how patronage might play a role in its development.

    published: 07 Mar 2014
  • Africa in Digital Arts and Media Design

    This is a video about the evolution of art and how modern traditional and digital art was started in Africa, some of the lines in the speech may seem plagiarized and I do apologize for such instances. This video presentation has also taken precautionary measures to cite sources for images and were some of the research information was taken from. Thanks and please try to enjoy my conference video presentation.

    published: 08 Sep 2016
  • Game Lodge Designers with vast experience in Africa. Bush Lodge design at its best

    If you are looking for a designer for your next game lodge or bush lodge then you have come to the right place. Game lodge Designer, Gareth Williams-Wynn of Karter Margub is well recognized as the leader in the game lodge design field. Visit their website http://www.thearchitect.co.za to find out more about plans for your next game lodge. This short video will give you an insight into some game lodge designs bathrooms. The book "Made of Africa" highlights just some of the work that has been done on game lodge concepts in Africa. Want a game ranch design? Visit my Youtube channel here: http://www.youtube.com//user/KarterMargub

    published: 24 Mar 2012
  • Modern Architectural Masterpiece Villa In South Africa With Boulders In Its Design

    Modern Architectural Masterpiece Villa In South Africa With Boulders In Its Design

    published: 12 Nov 2015
  • South Africa’s latest aircraft design makes its first public flight

    From Creamer Media in Johannesburg, this is the Real Economy Report. On August 13, South Africa's latest aircraft design, the Advanced High-performance Reconnaissance Light Aircraft, made its first public flight. Keith Campbell was there.

    published: 29 Aug 2014
  • THE PALETTE / EPISODE 2 / AFRICA BY DESIGN 2017 ACCRA GHANA

    We travel to Accra Ghana for this new exciting episode of The Palette. AFRICA BY DESIGN takes center-stage, showcasing to us the very best of African Designers. Watch. Enjoy. Share. Please Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmaJwjJJkzMttK8L79g_8zA?sub_confirmation=1

    published: 12 May 2017
  • The Most Amazing Treehouse in Africa | Adorable Small House Design

    This treehouse residence in Cape Town, South Africa, technically does not contain a tree, but it’s certainly influenced by the tall forms surrounding it. Designed by local firm Malan Vorster Architecture Interior Design, Paarman Treehouse, as it’s called, comprises four cylindrical volumes (not unlike the sleek towers of the Bonaventure hotel in Los Angeles) clad in timber slats rise on stilts, allowing the residence to stand among the trees and take advantage of elevated views. Large windows face outward toward the lush landscape, creating bright interiors that are finished with untreated wood and other materials that are meant to weather over time. The circular motif continues throughout the home. Each volume is supported at the center by four columns that extend all the way up to the ...

    published: 30 Jul 2017
  • Design Mission Africa 2015 - Event Highlights

    published: 24 Dec 2015
  • Accessing the Mainstream- Africa's influence in fashion and design

    As part of Black History Month (Oct 2012), the Urban Enterprise Network and designer Samson Soboye held an intimate, industry-focussed discussion at the Soboye Boutique, based in the heart of Shoreditch in London. The evening brought together a panel of highly acclaimed and influential figures in the African fashion industry; · Samson Soboye- Designer, stylist and owner of the Soboye Boutique · Ola Shobowale- Fashion contributor, stylist, mentor and talent spotter! · Hannah Pool- Journalist/author /curator of Africa Utopia/Features Editor ARISE magazine, Grazia contributor · Helen Jennings- Editor ARISE magazine /Author of New African Fashion The debate was facilitated by Jeffrey Lennon, Director of the Urban Enterprise Network and this footage provides ...

    published: 07 Jan 2013
  • Young African women design Africa's first private satellite

    The perception that African women do not actively venture in maths and science is being challenged. Young women drawn from about 6 African countries met in Capetown, South Africa and they are the next generation of space researchers. With precision, they worked on programming and building rovers as part of an initiative to get school girls across Africa, to help send the continent's first privately owned satellite into space. They have big dreams for the future. MEDO Space program in the … READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/06/18/young-african-women-design-africa-s-first-private-satellite Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/afri...

    published: 27 Jun 2016
  • Luxury Design - Kenya Africa ZANA Homes

    Zana International video showcase the most luxury house for sale, set in Magnolia Hills in Nairobi, Kenya. The house was designed by the architect Mehraz Ehsani as his own residence and offers wonderful spaces, both as a luxurious home and as an expansive venue for large gatherings. Mehraz Ehsani is also the architect of not less famous Village Market and Tribe Hotel in Kenya. Take the video tour of the house and explore abundant space, height and brilliant light. The design of the house is a modern interpretation of life in the Kenyan country-side, where people enjoy brilliant sun-filled days. The large pools surrounding the house or waterfall are only some of the few amazing features. The real estate video will guide trough bedrooms, extensive balconies, spa, gym, kitchens designed by ...

    published: 17 Jan 2017
  • 100% Design South Africa 2016

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    published: 07 Sep 2016
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The Launch of AFRICA BY DESIGN 2017

The Launch of AFRICA BY DESIGN 2017

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  • Duration: 3:33
  • Updated: 28 Mar 2017
  • views: 377
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"Design is a vehicle for discussion, social development, mobilisation and business. Africa can, with enough exposure, create an industry around design with such talents at the forefront. It is imperative that substance is put behind such talent through the support of those who believe Africa has a place in design on the world stage and can help to make a difference. Whether an AFRICA BY DESIGN piece is noted and a manufacturer makes a plan to produce in multiples elsewhere paying a standard royalty to the designer, or if, in fact, micro production is able to happen locally to the designer, which creates not just jobs but the learning of skills, the benefits will be huge." - Suzanne Trocme Award-winning furniture designer, award-winning author, journalist, broadcaster, curator and educator
https://wn.com/The_Launch_Of_Africa_By_Design_2017
Design Africa Vision

Design Africa Vision

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  • Duration: 3:16
  • Updated: 01 Jun 2016
  • views: 169
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Across Africa there's so much creativity and entrepreneurship. But design-thinking is still emergent. What can we do to help harness the continent's creative energy and inspire the next generation of African leaders and problem solvers?
https://wn.com/Design_Africa_Vision
Celebrate Design in South Africa #LoveSouthAfrica

Celebrate Design in South Africa #LoveSouthAfrica

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  • Duration: 1:35
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2014
  • views: 137547
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Design in South Africa is exciting, cutting edge and a unique expression of the country's cultural riches. From contemporary design exhibitions tucked away on gritty, city streets to pop-up fashion showcases in smart art galleries, design has never been as big as it is right now in South Africa. Directed by Sébastien Montaz-Rosset, music & sound design by Alex Gardic
https://wn.com/Celebrate_Design_In_South_Africa_Lovesouthafrica
COZ Design - Interview with Footprint to Africa

COZ Design - Interview with Footprint to Africa

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  • Duration: 4:39
  • Updated: 11 May 2017
  • views: 977
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https://wn.com/Coz_Design_Interview_With_Footprint_To_Africa
Insight: »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«

Insight: »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«

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  • Duration: 1:40
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2015
  • views: 636
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A brief video of the exhibition's opening day, 13 March 2015, Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein. http://www.design-museum.de/makingafrica/en
https://wn.com/Insight_»Making_Africa_–_A_Continent_Of_Contemporary_Design«
Simple House Design In Africa

Simple House Design In Africa

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  • Duration: 7:42
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • views: 615
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SUBSCRIBE https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClOyuVCvRfo23QXPaCRGuQA?sub_confirmation=1
https://wn.com/Simple_House_Design_In_Africa
News From Africa logo design

News From Africa logo design

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  • Duration: 0:07
  • Updated: 27 Jan 2015
  • views: 150
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designed by Rodger miller (phtech)
https://wn.com/News_From_Africa_Logo_Design
TEDxStellenbosch - Mugendi M'Rithaa - Design With Africa

TEDxStellenbosch - Mugendi M'Rithaa - Design With Africa

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  • Duration: 9:03
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2011
  • views: 688
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Mugendi M'Rithaa talks about the unique approach to design in Africa.
https://wn.com/Tedxstellenbosch_Mugendi_M'Rithaa_Design_With_Africa
100% Design South Africa

100% Design South Africa

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  • Duration: 4:32
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2015
  • views: 136
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http://www.expressoshow.com/ 100% Design South Africa, an international showcase for contemporary design with a unique African perspective opened its doors to the public this weekend!
https://wn.com/100_Design_South_Africa
100% Design South Africa

100% Design South Africa

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  • Duration: 7:08
  • Updated: 07 Sep 2015
  • views: 565
videos
The much anticipated 100% Design South Africa expo recently took place as part of Decorex Johannesburg. This is the second year of 100% South Africa in partnership with headline sponsor, Dauphin Human Design Group and exhibition organiser, Thebe Reed. The show offered superbly curated displays with top global designs alongside local designs. The five day expo comprised of specially crafted furniture pieces, ceramics, lighting, office furniture, home and décor pieces and so much more! Each piece was designed to the finest detail and hand-crafted to perfection to feed the eyes of the many visitors at this year’s expo. Among the highlights of this year was 100% Talent, 100 beautiful things and the long table.
https://wn.com/100_Design_South_Africa
Opening Talk: »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«

Opening Talk: »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«

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  • Duration: 56:26
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2015
  • views: 1310
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Okwui Enwezor is one of the foremost experts on the African cultural landscape and the consulting curator for the exhibition »Making Africa«. He was the artistic director of documenta 2002 and currently serves as the director of the 2015 Venice Art Biennale as well as the director of Haus der Kunst in Munich. To mark the opening of »Making Africa«, Okwui Enwezor talks with Amelie Klein, curator of the exhibition, about the development of the exhibition, its themes and hypotheses, and some of the most interesting exhibits and protagonists, as well as the question of how contemporary art and design are shaping the continent’s future. http://www.design-museum.de/makingafrica/en
https://wn.com/Opening_Talk_»Making_Africa_–_A_Continent_Of_Contemporary_Design«
Phoenix Design Aid - The Africa Pavillion

Phoenix Design Aid - The Africa Pavillion

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  • Duration: 4:16
  • Updated: 09 Feb 2012
  • views: 277
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In collaboration with the most competent and specialized partners with in the area of design, architecture, African forestry and Event Management, Phoenix Design Aid won the tender as the responsible contractor for the African Pavilion and the entire event program to be conducted at the UN Climate Change Conference in Durban, South Africa.
https://wn.com/Phoenix_Design_Aid_The_Africa_Pavillion
Designer Bibi Seck on the kind of design Africa needs

Designer Bibi Seck on the kind of design Africa needs

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  • Duration: 11:31
  • Updated: 07 Mar 2014
  • views: 681
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Based in New York, Bibi Seck runs a successful design company with his wife Ayse Birsel. In this interview, he talks about the kind of work his company has done in the USA; the state of the design sector in Africa; a project he did making chairs from recycled plastic in his home country Senegal; how design might be made more important on the continent; what constitutes African design; and how patronage might play a role in its development.
https://wn.com/Designer_Bibi_Seck_On_The_Kind_Of_Design_Africa_Needs
Africa in Digital Arts and Media Design

Africa in Digital Arts and Media Design

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  • Duration: 13:22
  • Updated: 08 Sep 2016
  • views: 14
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This is a video about the evolution of art and how modern traditional and digital art was started in Africa, some of the lines in the speech may seem plagiarized and I do apologize for such instances. This video presentation has also taken precautionary measures to cite sources for images and were some of the research information was taken from. Thanks and please try to enjoy my conference video presentation.
https://wn.com/Africa_In_Digital_Arts_And_Media_Design
Game Lodge Designers with vast experience in Africa. Bush Lodge design at its best

Game Lodge Designers with vast experience in Africa. Bush Lodge design at its best

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  • Duration: 3:49
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2012
  • views: 693
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If you are looking for a designer for your next game lodge or bush lodge then you have come to the right place. Game lodge Designer, Gareth Williams-Wynn of Karter Margub is well recognized as the leader in the game lodge design field. Visit their website http://www.thearchitect.co.za to find out more about plans for your next game lodge. This short video will give you an insight into some game lodge designs bathrooms. The book "Made of Africa" highlights just some of the work that has been done on game lodge concepts in Africa. Want a game ranch design? Visit my Youtube channel here: http://www.youtube.com//user/KarterMargub
https://wn.com/Game_Lodge_Designers_With_Vast_Experience_In_Africa._Bush_Lodge_Design_At_Its_Best
Modern Architectural Masterpiece Villa In South Africa With Boulders In Its Design

Modern Architectural Masterpiece Villa In South Africa With Boulders In Its Design

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  • Duration: 5:17
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2015
  • views: 3644
videos
Modern Architectural Masterpiece Villa In South Africa With Boulders In Its Design
https://wn.com/Modern_Architectural_Masterpiece_Villa_In_South_Africa_With_Boulders_In_Its_Design
South Africa’s latest aircraft design makes its first public flight

South Africa’s latest aircraft design makes its first public flight

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  • Duration: 4:48
  • Updated: 29 Aug 2014
  • views: 19212
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From Creamer Media in Johannesburg, this is the Real Economy Report. On August 13, South Africa's latest aircraft design, the Advanced High-performance Reconnaissance Light Aircraft, made its first public flight. Keith Campbell was there.
https://wn.com/South_Africa’S_Latest_Aircraft_Design_Makes_Its_First_Public_Flight
THE PALETTE / EPISODE 2 / AFRICA BY DESIGN 2017 ACCRA GHANA

THE PALETTE / EPISODE 2 / AFRICA BY DESIGN 2017 ACCRA GHANA

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  • Duration: 12:30
  • Updated: 12 May 2017
  • views: 798
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We travel to Accra Ghana for this new exciting episode of The Palette. AFRICA BY DESIGN takes center-stage, showcasing to us the very best of African Designers. Watch. Enjoy. Share. Please Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmaJwjJJkzMttK8L79g_8zA?sub_confirmation=1
https://wn.com/The_Palette_Episode_2_Africa_By_Design_2017_Accra_Ghana
The Most Amazing Treehouse in Africa | Adorable Small House Design

The Most Amazing Treehouse in Africa | Adorable Small House Design

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  • Duration: 2:25
  • Updated: 30 Jul 2017
  • views: 750
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This treehouse residence in Cape Town, South Africa, technically does not contain a tree, but it’s certainly influenced by the tall forms surrounding it. Designed by local firm Malan Vorster Architecture Interior Design, Paarman Treehouse, as it’s called, comprises four cylindrical volumes (not unlike the sleek towers of the Bonaventure hotel in Los Angeles) clad in timber slats rise on stilts, allowing the residence to stand among the trees and take advantage of elevated views. Large windows face outward toward the lush landscape, creating bright interiors that are finished with untreated wood and other materials that are meant to weather over time. The circular motif continues throughout the home. Each volume is supported at the center by four columns that extend all the way up to the ceiling where a large circular ring acts as a kind of platform for the floor above it. The ceilings themselves are characterized by exposed beams arrayed in a pattern of triangles. You can share this Amazing Treehouse in Africa with your friends and family for free using the e-mail and social media re-share buttons below. Thanks. Images © Dezeen https://www.dezeen.com/2017/04/19/mal... More Videos: #tinyhouse #smallhouse #cottage #cabin =========================== #GoTinyHouseHunting is a channel sharing #homes under 500 sq ft and #tinyhouse. In the past few years, tiny homes have surged in popularity. They're economical, environmentally friendly, and encourage people to live minimally. Look around and have a look at some of the beautiful homes and spaces people have created. Enjoy!
https://wn.com/The_Most_Amazing_Treehouse_In_Africa_|_Adorable_Small_House_Design
Design Mission Africa 2015 - Event Highlights

Design Mission Africa 2015 - Event Highlights

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  • Duration: 4:03
  • Updated: 24 Dec 2015
  • views: 293
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https://wn.com/Design_Mission_Africa_2015_Event_Highlights
Accessing the Mainstream- Africa's influence in fashion and design

Accessing the Mainstream- Africa's influence in fashion and design

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  • Duration: 23:03
  • Updated: 07 Jan 2013
  • views: 927
videos
As part of Black History Month (Oct 2012), the Urban Enterprise Network and designer Samson Soboye held an intimate, industry-focussed discussion at the Soboye Boutique, based in the heart of Shoreditch in London. The evening brought together a panel of highly acclaimed and influential figures in the African fashion industry; · Samson Soboye- Designer, stylist and owner of the Soboye Boutique · Ola Shobowale- Fashion contributor, stylist, mentor and talent spotter! · Hannah Pool- Journalist/author /curator of Africa Utopia/Features Editor ARISE magazine, Grazia contributor · Helen Jennings- Editor ARISE magazine /Author of New African Fashion The debate was facilitated by Jeffrey Lennon, Director of the Urban Enterprise Network and this footage provides a brief snapshot of some of the discussion which took place during the evening, highlighting issues affecting the industry in terms of growth, coverage and future demand.
https://wn.com/Accessing_The_Mainstream_Africa's_Influence_In_Fashion_And_Design
Young African women design Africa's first private satellite

Young African women design Africa's first private satellite

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  • Duration: 2:16
  • Updated: 27 Jun 2016
  • views: 297
videos
The perception that African women do not actively venture in maths and science is being challenged. Young women drawn from about 6 African countries met in Capetown, South Africa and they are the next generation of space researchers. With precision, they worked on programming and building rovers as part of an initiative to get school girls across Africa, to help send the continent's first privately owned satellite into space. They have big dreams for the future. MEDO Space program in the … READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/06/18/young-african-women-design-africa-s-first-private-satellite Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/africanews Africanews is available in English and French. Website : www.africanews.com Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/africanews.channel/ Twitter : https://twitter.com/africanews
https://wn.com/Young_African_Women_Design_Africa's_First_Private_Satellite
Luxury  Design  -  Kenya  Africa  ZANA   Homes

Luxury Design - Kenya Africa ZANA Homes

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  • Duration: 3:57
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2017
  • views: 237
videos
Zana International video showcase the most luxury house for sale, set in Magnolia Hills in Nairobi, Kenya. The house was designed by the architect Mehraz Ehsani as his own residence and offers wonderful spaces, both as a luxurious home and as an expansive venue for large gatherings. Mehraz Ehsani is also the architect of not less famous Village Market and Tribe Hotel in Kenya. Take the video tour of the house and explore abundant space, height and brilliant light. The design of the house is a modern interpretation of life in the Kenyan country-side, where people enjoy brilliant sun-filled days. The large pools surrounding the house or waterfall are only some of the few amazing features. The real estate video will guide trough bedrooms, extensive balconies, spa, gym, kitchens designed by Mercedes and much more. Have a look on the most famous real estate video in Kenya.
https://wn.com/Luxury_Design_Kenya_Africa_Zana_Homes
100% Design South Africa 2016

100% Design South Africa 2016

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  • Duration: 8:29
  • Updated: 07 Sep 2016
  • views: 89
videos https://wn.com/100_Design_South_Africa_2016