01 Aug 2017 webgap
Rooms on ViewGreenside Design Center college of design exhibited their alumni and student work recently at the Prestigious DESIGN JOBURG, Rooms of View at the Sandton Convention Centre.
This events boats thousands of people and media coming through to see the exhibition stands.
See http://www.designjoburg.com/ for more info.
22 Feb 2018 webgap
Prof. Des Laubscher elected onto the International Council of Design Executive Board
At the recent 27th General Assembly of the International Council of Design, ico-D, held in Montréal, Canada, Prof Des Laubscher from South Africa was elected onto the Executive Board of this prestigious council as a Vice President. Ico-D represents the interests of Professional, Promotional and Educational members on design matters in 68 countries around the world.Co-founder of the South African Institute for the Interior Design Professionals, IID, Des is also a Past President and Fellow of the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers and a past Board Member and Fellow of Des ...
20 Jul 2018 webgap
Designing by Algorithm
by Ingrid Leujes, Greenside Design Center“Design is the medium between people and technology” Carrie Chan, 2017Minding the Digital, a current design exhibition at the Art and Design museum in Shenzhen, China, clearly portrays the excitement and fascination that current designers and artists have with the creative possibilities of the digital medium. Not only does digitisation allow for innovative manipulation and use of materials but it also has the potential for changing the interaction between people and objects, spaces and society at large. This in turn changes perceptions and emotional ...