Events & Exhibitions

  • Mo Ibrahim Foundation Forum
  • Mo Ibrahim Foundation Forum
Mokena Makeka was invited to participate as a panellist in the Ibrahim Forum on ‘African Urban Dynamics’ which will takes place on 22nd November 2015 at the Accra International Conference Centre, Ghana.Bringing together a diverse range of high-level African stakeholders belonging to various public...
  • Chicago Architectural Biennial
  • Chicago Architectural Biennial
The inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial, titled The State of the Art of Architecture, will take stock of the extraordinary ways in which architects, artists, designers, planners, activists, and policy makers from around the world are tackling the most pressing issues of today. Makeka Design Lab...
  • MoMa Exhibition
  • MoMa Exhibition
Mokena Makeka [Makeka Design Lab] was commissioned by the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Denmark to design an object for an exhibition which focuses on architecture in Sub-Saharan Africa juxtaposed with art and other cultural perspectives. The exhibition, called AFRICA – Architecture, Culture...
Makeka Design Lab was amongst various speakers to be invited by Future Cape Town to share bold ideas that could reshape and re-imagine a future Cape Town.The mini-conference, held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, was themed 'Bold City' and challenged speakers to present projects...
New exhibition will showcase the future of architecture  Live 3D printing will give architects, students and designers the chance to realize models of their workThe British Council today announced details of Atlas of the Unbuilt World, an international exhibition for the London Festival of...
With the vision to include everyone in the World Design Capital 2014 experience, the City of Cape Town conceptualized the co-design workshops as a participatory platform for local communities to engage with council officials, representatives and design practitioners. During a one-day workshop in...
Makeka Design Labs has been invited to participate in the University of Cape Town's 'Architectural League'. The exhibition will be taking place at the Centre for African Studies Gallery (the Harry Oppenheimer Building, University of Cape Town) from 17:30 to 21:00 on 28 May 2013.The University of...
Oak couture is a public installation and photography project that was initiated by the PLAY JUMP EAT team from Messy Monkey Arts in conjunction with the Cape Town Fashion Week 2010. The initiative involved five different "creatives" dressing five big oak trees in Company's Gardens, each in 30...