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madeinafrika: “Design Indaba “Shepherd” Godza Mtizwa from Streetwires spotted herding 200 life-sized sheep through the streets of Cape Town 2007 ” South African Design, South African Art, Afrique Art, African Crafts, 3d Fantasy, Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa, My Land, Public Art

Wire dressed up as lamb | Design Indaba

“Shepherd” Godza Mtizwa from Streetwires was spotted herding 200 life-sized sheep through the streets of Cape Town.

BMW Art Car: 1991 BMW The Art Car was the first to have been signed by a woman. This is not the only fact that makes this BMW so special. The South African artist Esther Mahlangu coa… Bmw 525i, Bmw E34, Diesel, Contemporary African Art, New York Museums, South African Artists, Afro Art, Car Painting, African Design

BMW Art Cars

A showcase of some of the decorated creations from the various artists who have produced art cars for BMW.

Monkey Biz- helps women to help themselves. Giving Monkeybiz as gifts makes a big difference to peoples lives. Zebra Art, Giraffe Art, Art Stand, I Adore You, Beaded Animals, Long Legs, Bead Art, Mosaics, Horns

beaded bokkie art - Monkeybiz

Sindisiwe Magoda's gleeful (iconic long-legged) beaded bokkie art is designed in an all-over geometric pattern offered in a playful multi colourway. Height: 52.5cms incl. horns Length: 44.5cms excl. tail Weight: 1660grs

This reimagined wheelbarrow is revolutionary: The is used to gather water in developing It was designed by two South Africans who grew up in rural areas. Long Walk To Water, Innovation, Mission Projects, Great Inventions, Cool Technology, Clever Design, Wheelbarrow, Worlds Of Fun, Revolutionaries

Design for a Purpose: 10 Revolutionary Designs for a Better World

Design can be a whole lot more than a point of attraction for today's consumer. Design can be meaningful, it can serve a purpose and help create a better

Hippo Water Roller Founder Grant Gibbs demonstrates the hippo and it's additional uses for irrigation and informal trading. Irrigation, Social Studies, Helping People, Campaign, Product Launch, African, Learning, Videos, Water

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Hippo Water Roller Founder Grant Gibbs demonstrates the hippo and it's additional uses for irrigation and informal trading.

Project H Design Fundraiser- Sponsor a Hippo Roller! Thinking Day, Design Thinking, Long Walk To Water, Appropriate Technology, Design Social, H Design, Smart Design, Water Collection, Socialism

hippo roller - simple ideas changing lives in the global water crisis

The Hippo Roller is a simple idea that changes the lives of people who are unfairly afflicted by the Global Water Crisis through improved access to water.

The Hippo Roller. The Hippo water roller, or Hippo roller, is a device for carrying water more easily and efficiently than traditional methods, particularly in the developing world. H Design, Book Design, New York Times, Ny Times, Team Teaching, Creating Communities, Corporate Social Responsibility, Social Change, Young People

TriplePundit | We report the business case for sustainability

TriplePundit reports on the intersection of people, planet and profit, focusing on sustainability, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and finance.

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Inventos, Ideas que Cambian Vidas. Una exposición de Obra Social 'la Caixa' sobre el diseño más solidario. - diariodesign.com

Desde el pasado 8 de octubre y hasta el 23 de febrero del próximo año, el espacio del CaixaForum en Barcelona alberga la exposición Inventos, Ideas que Cambian Vidas promovida por el Área Internacional de Obra Social “la Caixa” y comisariada por José María Medina, director de Prosalus y expresidente de la Coordinadora de ONG …

Tapestry from South Africa Out Of Africa, Civilization, South Africa, The Creator, African, Tapestry, My Love, Gallery, Creative

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PRELUDE TO CIVILIZATION (Homage to the Creator) the Kraal Gallery

About 15 million people in Africa are without adequate access to drinking water, and Emily Pilloton is doing something about it. As the founder of Project H Design (and Managing Editor of Inhabitat), she's been busy proving that design can make a H Design, Rose Colored Glasses, Pep Talks, Call To Action, Sustainable Design, Industrial Design, Make It Yourself, Rollers, Interior Design

Project H Design (Anti) Manifesto: A Call To Action For Humanitarian (Product) Design, By Emily Pilloton - Core77

I think we can all agree that manifestos are over-written and under-executed. So call this a rant or a pep talk, a sermon if that's your cup of tea, or maybe most appropriately, a call to arms.Here's the rose-colored glasses version: We need the design world (particularly industrial design) to...

Hippo Roller is a social enterprise with simple ideas to change lives in water-stressed communities, offering social investment, fundraising and donor options. Access To Clean Water, Water Bucket, Gallon Of Water, Worlds Of Fun, Rolls, Children, Product Design, Simple, Life

Design for a Purpose: 10 Revolutionary Designs for a Better World

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Is Humanitarian Design the New Imperialism? Does our desire to help do more harm than good? An interesting discussion, espessially the arguments against Bruce Nussbaum. I clearly have a biased towards helping those who WANT the help, home or abroad. Appropriate Technology, Water Scarcity, H Design, Great Presentations, We Are A Team, Technology Design, Business Design, Fun Learning, The Help

Is Humanitarian Design the New Imperialism?

Does our desire to help do more harm than good? Fast Company July 10th. 2010 In prep for leading a session titled "Getting out of Your Comfort Zone" for Design For America's summer session I found this useful and informative. Emily Pilloton's Design Revolution Road Show, the physical embodiment of her non-profit Project H Design rolled into New York a few weeks ago stopping at Metropolis, the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum and ICFF. Yes, Project H is hot in U.S. and European design…

Tree of life - Kraal Gallery rug. Saw it at the Design Indaba Tapestry Weaving, Tree Of Life, Hand Weaving, African, Neon Signs, Rainbow, Cold, Rugs, Gallery

Tree of life - Kraal Gallery rug. Saw it at the Design Indaba 2013!

The Kraal Gallery at the Design Indaba 2013 Times Square, African, Gallery, Design, Roof Rack

The Kraal Gallery at the Design Indaba 2013