Design Indaba comes to Durban: Have you heard? Design Indaba is coming to Durban in the form of a simulcast event! And that includes Tom Dixon – creator of these lights – swoooooooon! WHAT IS IT? The 3-day Durban Simulcast event offers the Design Indaba experience to those unable to attend the full event in Cape Town. Catering to emerging designers, students and creative professionals, this live-broadcast is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to hear from an array of speakers and to be part of the DI magic. SPEAKERS: Confirmed speakers of the substantial 2018 panel include celebrated and prolific spatial designer Morag Myerscough, who most recently reimagined the interior of the Bernie Grant Arts Centre cafe in London; Zietz Mocca designer Thomas Heatherwick; Dutch landscape architect Peter Veenstra, co-founder of LOLA Architects, who created the Adidas Campus headquarters in Germany and is bringing his structural genius to the Design Indaba stage; famed product designer Tom Dixon OBE; and Es Devlin who is known for creating kinetic stage sculptures in collaboration with artists including Kanye West and Beyoncé, as well as installations at the Victoria Albert Museum and Art Basel and the 2012 Summer Olympics closing ceremony. BOOK TICKETS NOW: Tickets are available from Webticket and can […]
NOVA BREATH – DON’T BE THAT PERSON: You know the one? We all know one! They come too close to you when they’re speaking and fleck your face with spittle and bad breath. Or they insist on taking a turn past your desk after a smoke break. Or you get stuck under their armpit on public transport and you have to endure their garlic lunch breath. Oh my word, I have experienced ALL of those! And there is pretty much nothing worse! Also, do you say something, or don’t you? I mean physically recoiling from someone you don’t know and don’t want that close to you is easy, but what to do if someone you know, or even love has chronically bad breath, medically known as halitosis. (Can you believe that the way that sounds makes it even worse to have it – it’s like your breath is ‘sis’!) You might think smoking is cool, but it’s not and your breath stinks! My absolute worst is when a smoker pops a mint after their smoke break and then you get wafts of stale minty smoke – gag!!! The team at BGM pharmaceuticals asked me to try their new product called Nova Breath and I jumped at the […]
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