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The mural lights up every time a new streetlight is erected. Photo by @makhulu

Bridging communities through design

“Another Light Up” brings awareness of this issue to the CBD, while providing citizens with the opportunity to help. A multi-story piece entitled “The Harvest,” was erected in District Six next to De Waal Drive; Faith47 designed and painted the mural, and ThingKing installed an intricate lighting system on top of the mural’s image.

Medellin has been named the world's most innovative city.

The Cities This Week: Edition 6

News and views from cities around the world this past week.

Your Street Logo

Realise your idea with the Your Street Live challenge by Design Indaba

[ January 28, 2013; ] The Your Street design competition launched by Design Indaba back in 2011, to signify the final bid process of Cape Town for the World Design Capital 2014 title, is back in its biggest format ever.

Metropolis: A fascinating discussion between Luyanda Mphalwa and Mokena Makeka in Design Indaba Magazine

Luyanda Mpahlwa + Mokena Makeka

A fascinating interview in the “Metropolis” edition of Design Indaba Magazine, where two South Africa architects, engage in discussions around an African Architectural language and identity, Cape Town Stadium and the success of Green Point Urban Park, public spaces in township communities and the broader possibilities of African Design.

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