2012- 2013 Fresh Talent Sustainable Design Competition: Call for entries!

2012-09-18 09:03 CEST Shift - Inspiring Sustainable Design The competition is our main platform to showcase examples of sustainable design and how small things can make a BIG difference. This call to action challenges creatives to think beyond beauty and functionality and consider how design can influence significant positive change to local and global communities and natural environments.

South Africa's Fresh Talent competition winners head to Sweden

2012-06-13 15:23 CEST Shift - Inspiring Sustainable Design Fresh Talent Competition winners showcase their designs at Form/Design Center in Malmö.

Eyes on the Prize: Exchanging skills and culture for sustainability

2011-12-13 09:16 CET Shift - Inspiring Sustainable Design The Eco Design initiative is an action-orientated skills development and culture exchange between designers for sustainability from across South Africa and Sweden. The Eco Design Initiative will host the Fresh Talent Workshop and the launch of Sustainable Design Showcase at Cape Town City Hall and the social design intervention at Sakumlandela Primary School in Khayelitsha, 7 – 16 March 2012.

Eco Design Competition calls South African youth to design their hearts out

2011-06-26 15:24 CEST Shift - Inspiring Sustainable Design By 2050, the Earth’s population is expected to reach 9 billion people, putting pressure on the “comforts of home” we have become accustomed to. The annual Eco Design Competition, hosted in South Africa asks young creatives for new ways in which to create products and services that will allow for harmonious developments and continuous growth. The Competition is themed Home is where the heat is...

Welcome to the Eco Design Showcase

2011-05-20 19:29 CEST Shift - Inspiring Sustainable Design An open letter from the Curator

 No Shit! Eco Design Showcase

2011-05-15 18:26 CEST Shift - Inspiring Sustainable Design Shaping our Sustainable Future