"design capital" tag

Tall Buildings Week: A city undeserving of the World Design Capital title?

Tall Buildings Week consists a series of articles and blog posts focussed on the draft Tall Buildings Policy put forward by the City of Cape Town, which will “provide guidance during the early phases of the design and planning process for tall buildings in Cape Town”. The draft policy is available for perusal from 1 […]

A new way to think about Cape Town by Mokena Makeka and Rory Williams

by Mokena Makeka and Rory Williams
Our politicians have been quick to latch onto the idea that design is part of the city-building process, and that public transport is something that should be designed to create a more equitable and inclusive city.
This is true, of course, but what the World Design Capital (WDC) brings to […]