design indaba 2017

The powerhouse platform unrolls again for 2017. Cape Town, watch out. 

date Feb 28 - Mar 2, 2017

date Various locations, Cape Town

Design Indaba rolls around again, with the brilliant Selly Raby Kane as creative director for the festival this year (first time they've named an external creative director in their 21 years). The biggest design event and platform on the African continent, Design Indaba takes over the beautiful Cape Town with art, lecture, performance, exhibitions and and an Emerging Creatives program. Highlighting the best and brightest creative minds from across the continent, Design Indaba continues to grow in stature and life and influence each year. 

2Many Siblings, Nairobi. From their exhibit “Fashion Cities Africa”

2Many Siblings, Nairobi. From their exhibit “Fashion Cities Africa”

About Design Indaba:
Established in 1995 with its globally acclaimed Design Indaba Conference, the Design Indaba brand has evolved into a multidisciplinary platform that champions all of the creative sectors. The annual Design Indaba Festival in Cape Town now also includes the highly popular Emerging Creatives programmeMost Beautiful Object in SADesign Indaba FilmFestMusic Circuit, multiple Simulcast versions of the Conference in cities around South Africa, and other special events. Go to our Festival page for the latest program or download our Festival App for updates.