Arts & Culture

2016
Makeka Design Lab was appointed to conceptualize and redesign the façade of a rundown 1935 building for renowned Johannesburg developers and Maboneng creators, Propertuity. The proposal was inspired by the notion of “beyond”. Delve: To search deeply and laboriously. // Deeper: Extending far...
2014
The entire Tokai precinct has rich and varied environmental qualities and opportunities, from the low flatlands through the core historical settlement and the immense variety of trees, forests, plantations and arboretum experiences.  The initial design concept was to tuck the building into the...
2013
The Water Cathedral is an interactive experiential pavilion dedicated to celebrating design through, with and for Water. The project is conceived as three spatial and experiential pivots, a “field” of public engagement, reflection and gaze; a habitable pedestal which houses temporal functions as a...
2012
South Africa has one of the highest incidences of rape and sexual violence in the world.  Rock Girl initiated the "Safe Spaces", a grassroots public art and education campaign, to motivate for and create safe places for girls and women - and everyone - in our schools, communities, and CBDs -...
2011
“The COP serves as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP), which also adopts decisions and resolutions on the implementation of its provision.”COP17/CMP7 WebsiteIn 2011 Durban hosted the 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate...
2010
MoDILA is a trust that offers educational programs that raise awareness, trains and inspire the public, and offers an interactive multimedia platform for design, innovation and entrepreneurship and art studies. Touching on the significance of the knowledge economy and the invaluable contribution...
2009
The Memory Centre is conceived as a cluster of buildings together giving shape and order to the currently fragmented public realm. The first component is a tower which houses access and critical ancillary functions and acts as an urban marker that announces the Memory Centre precinct. The existing...