What does it mean to be a “responsible’ designer?
By Kalika Painter I recently had the privilege to present a retail design concept to a client of mine I’ve been working with for the last 7 years. Is there anything like the high of a successful presentation? That moment the clients face lights up and everyone is...
A look at the future. What will your shoes look like in 15 years?
A look at the future. What will your shoes look like in 15 years? We all want to predict the future, but it’s an ever-changing complexity that appears simply unpredictable. The future is a clouded mass ahead of us and if we can decipher it, we’ll be ahead of our game...
The Designer behind the Inscape Brand
The Designer behind the Inscape Brand Rebranding is not just changing a logo, it’s not just upgrading a building. It’s a change that requires all members associated with it to speak the same language. It’s from the inside out. We spoke to M.J. du Preez to get to know...
In-flight emergency cards
In-flight emergency cards If you want to understand a word and its uses, it’s easy – you use a dictionary. Unless you are writing poetry, your copy can only be interpreted in so many ways. Unfortunately this does not apply to visuals. Humans are hard-wired to look...