Antoine Tempé: Documenting West African culture | Design Indaba
French photographer Antoine Tempé has been living in Dakar, Senegal and works on portraits and documenting contemporary West African culture.
MASS Architects: Africa's architects must understand their continent | Design Indaba
Jean Paul Sebuhayi and Amelie Ntigulirwa from MASS explain how their architecture is a response to the needs of communities.
Mahlet Afework: Contemporary fashion inspired by traditional Ethiopia | Design Indaba
The Mafi clothing line embraces modern approaches to fashion design while incorporating traditional patterns.
Ivorian “photo-maker” Paul Sika is turning his creative energy to the world of games | Design Indaba
Photography can no longer contain the whole of Paul Sika’s vision, instead he is choosing to tell his next story in a digital, transmedia fashion.
Anarchic creativity in Accra with Francis Kokoroko & Daniel Quist | Design Indaba
“We are easily bored, so we are always pushing ourselves to be creative. With photography, with fashion, with whatever we do – we try to do what’s different.”
Nifemi Marcus-Bello: Affordable furniture for urban Nigerians | Design Indaba
Product designer Nifemi Marcus-Bello works with local processes and artisans in Lagos to make affordable, lightweight furniture for aspiring, urban Nigerians.