profiles

The Hopster

Most of what you think you know about South African beer is wrong. We may account for just over a third of the beer that’s consumed on the continent, but depend...

State of the Arts

Mandla Sibeko was exposed to the diverse South African experience from an early age. Born in Mpumalanga, he describes his childhood before he moved to Johannesb...

Hope Springs

In 2018, South Africa was a world leader for two reasons: its macadamia nut production and being the home of the first major city on the brink of a water shorta...

Printing the Future

Remember when 3D printers were a thing, and the dream was for every house to have  its own desktop manufacturing hub – to print toys or replacement plastic part...

Houtlander

These two designers behind the Design Indaba’s Most Beautiful Object in South Africa 2019, the Interdependence II bench, are driven by a love of working...