Saturday, February 23, 2008

Centre d'Art Applique

Centre d'Art Applique could be described as the first African industrial design centre that specializes in Product,furniture,packaging, corporate and ceramic design. Their goal is to provide a fusion world class contemporary design with a African flavour and theme.Centre d'Art is probably leading the way to produce the continents first
Creative consultants like Frog Design etc.


Cobhouse is an environmentally sustainable project by Simric Yarrow to build alternative buildings out of Cob, sustainable timber,straw and clay in South Africa. The aim is really to build a house out of recycled building materials like cardboard, as well as sustainable ones.

Photo courtesy of Cobhouse blog.